Headshot photo of Ashley Atwood, P.A.-C.

Ashley Atwood, P.A.-C.

  • Instructor of Family Medicine, School of Medicine


Ashley Atwood is a physician assistant who chose family medicine because she enjoys working with patients of all ages. She likes caring for people with a variety of health concerns, with a particular focus on her patients’ mental and emotional health.

Born and raised just outside of Seattle, Washington, Atwood relocated to Portland, Oregon, to attend the OHSU Physician Assistant program.

Outside of her work at the clinic, she likes to spend time with her family exploring the art and history of Portland. She also loves to cook and bake.

Education and training

    • B.S., 1995, Tulane University
    • P.A., 2015, OHSU
  • Certifications

    • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, 2015

Memberships and associations:

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)


Selected publications


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