General Gynecology at OHSU Midwifery

Nurse midwife Ellen Tilden teaches a class

Nurse-midwives at OHSU provide:

  • Gentle and unhurried gynecologic exams.
  • A full range of screening tests.
  • Evaluation and treatment of abnormal pap smears.
  • Colposcopy for abnormal PAP smears.
  • Evaluation and treatment of vaginal and sexually transmitted infections.
  • Sensitive evaluation of sexual concerns.
  • Education and treatment for natural and pharmaceutical methods to ease the discomforts of the transition into menopause.
  • Education and evaluation for osteoporosis.
  • Referral to other OHSU departments as needed.
  • Education regarding health promotion and illness prevention.

Meet the midwives

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Kohler Pavilion
808 S.W. Campus Drive
Portland, OR  97239

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Words from our patients

"I am forever thankful for the care that I received from my midwife at OHSU."
- OHSU nurse-midwife patient