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Gastrointestinal & Minimally Invasive Surgery Is Now Center for Advanced Surgery

Monday, December 20, 2021

Beginning January 2022, Gastrointestinal & Minimally Invasive Surgery (GMIS) will be The Oregon Clinic Center for Advanced Surgery (CAS). We’ll continue delivering the highest quality surgical care, while remaining at our current locations at Providence Portland Cancer Center and Providence St. Vincent Medical Center.

72 Physicians and Providers at The Oregon Clinic Recognized as “Top Doctors” by Peers

The Oregon Clinic
Friday, December 3, 2021

Seventy-two providers at The Oregon Clinic (TOC) were named to Portland Monthly Magazine’s annual “Top Doctors, Physician Assistants, and Nurse Practitioners” list, recognized by their peers as among the best in the region. Spanning a variety of specialties, the 2022 list includes TOC providers in Ear, Nose and Throat; Colon and Rectal Surgery; Gastroenterology; General Surgery; Neurological Surgery; Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine; Urogynecology; Urology and more.

November is National COPD Awareness Month

Tuesday, November 16, 2021

November is Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Awareness Month. COPD is a chronic lung disease that makes it difficult to breathe and can cause severe coughing, wheezing, shortness of breath, and chest tightness. 

As of 2019, COPD is the third leading cause of death worldwide and affects over 16 million adults. The good news is that COPD is both preventable and treatable. It’s never too late to begin taking care of your respiratory health.  

Surgical Treatment for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

Monday, November 15, 2021
Benign prostatic hyperplasia/enlargement (BPH/BPE) is a common diagnosis among aging men. Men with persistent symptoms despite medications or those who cannot tolerate medications will benefit from procedures. In the current era, there are multiple options available: Rezūm™, UroLift®, Transurethral Resection of Prostate (TURP), Greenlight Photovaporization of Prostate (PVP), Holmium Laser Enucleation (HoLEP), and Robotic Simple Prostatectomy. With so many options available, how do you know which one is right for your patient?