The neonatal intensive care team at Doernbecher combines experience with nurturing care for newborns. We offer:

  • Expertise: Our neonatology doctors (newborn specialists) are leading experts in caring for babies with complex conditions.
  • Care around the clock: Our team includes nurses, respiratory therapists, physician assistants and others to provide 24/7 monitoring and care for your baby. 
  • Access to specialists: Your baby will have access to any specialist needed. Doernbecher offers highly skilled surgeons, heart doctors and many others.
  • Support after you go home: The therapists and dietitian in our Neonatal Transition Clinic can help you make sure your baby is thriving.

Division head

  • Joy Carvell, NNP
  • Patty Dawson, NNP
  • Karen Duncan, NNP
  • Jacqueline Hoffman, NNP
  • Anita Khut, NNP
  • Lynne Kim-Yang, NNP
  • Brittni Mortensen, NNP
  • Stephanie Stucke, PA
  • Jamie Wegner, NNP

  • Cara Cimino, OTD, OTR/L, BCP
  • Shelby McHugh, OTD, OTR/L

  • Emily Spaeth, PT, D.P.T., LMT, NTMTC

  • Katelyn Cnossen, M.A., CCC-SLP
  • Jessica Grant, M.S., CCC-SLP, CNT
  • Alex Marchbanks M.S.

  • Andrea Lyddane, RD, SCP, LD
  • Maggie Jerome M.S.

For families

Questions? Please call us at 503-494-8122.


Parking is free for patients and their visitors.

OHSU Hospital
3181 S.W. Sam Jackson Park Road, 12th floor
Portland, OR 97239
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Doernbecher NICU (Level II)
Hillsboro Medical Center
335 S.E. Eighth Ave.
Hillsboro, OR 97123

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