Biography & Education

Biography

Dr. Cavanaugh trained in colon and rectal surgery at the Cleveland Clinic and has been in practice since 2004. She manages the full range of colorectal conditions, with a special interest in anorectal diseases and disorders of the pelvic floor.

In addition to performing colonoscopy and minimally-invasive surgery, she also provides specialized diagnostic testing and treatment for fecal incontinence. She provides office and non-operative treatment for multiple anorectal conditions.

Areas of Expertise

Colon and rectal surgery

Education

UNDERGRADUATE:

Hamilton College August 1987-June 1991 Clinton, NY Bachelor of Arts, major: biology minor: religion

MEDICAL SCHOOL:

Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University July 1993-July 1997 Tel Aviv, Israel

SURGICAL RESIDENCY:

SURGICAL RESIDENT July 1997-June 1999 University of Vermont / Fletcher Allen Health Care July 1997-June 1999 Department of Surgery, Burlington, Vt.

SURGICAL RESEARCH FELLOW July 1999-June 2000 University of Vermont / Fletcher Allen Health Care Department of Surgery, Burlington, Vt.

JUNIOR CHIEF SURGICAL RESIDENT July 2001-June 2002 University of Vermont / Fletcher Allen Health Care Department of Surgery, Burlington, Vt.

CHIEF SURGICAL RESIDENT July 2002-June 2003 University of Vermont / Fletcher Allen Health Care Department of Surgery, Burlington, Vt.

FELLOWSHIP:

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation July 2003-June 2004 Colon and Rectal Surgery, Cleveland, Ohio 

Care Locations

NW Center for Colorectal Health, LLC
9155 SW Barnes Road
Suite 231
Portland, OR 97225
Phone 503-216-5380
Fax 503-216-5399
Surgery Center at Tanasbourne
18650 NW Cornell Road
Suite 110
Hillsboro, OR 97124
Phone 503-216-9500
Fax 503-216-9535

Specialties