Karen E. Adams, M.D.

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Special Interests:
Obstetrics and Gynecology, Adolescent OB/GYN Care, Women’s Midlife Care, Gynecology
Accepting Patients:

Academic and Clinical Position

Vice-Chair of Education and Residency Director, OHSU Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology


Dr. Adams is a general OBGYN physician with an active faculty practice specializing in menopausal medicine and complementary and alternative medicine. Her other interests include reproductive ethics, physician wellness, and medical education. She chairs the Ethics Committee of the American Medical Women.

Professional Education

  • Degree:
    M.D., University of Texas at Houston, Houston, TX, USA, 1988
  • Residency:

    Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Sciences University, 1992

  • Certification:

    American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1996

    Certification in Medical Ethics, University of Washington, Seattle, 1998


Provider Referral Line

503 418-4500

I see patients at:

Center for Women’s Health

Insurance Information

OHSU accepts most insurance plans

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