Biography & Education

Biography

Jim Edwards became a doctor because he enjoys caring for adults with acute and chronic medical issues. “I value the relationships I form with each patient,” he said. In his practice, he emphasizes good bed-side manner, proven medical treatments, and palliative care.

Jim graduated from Illinois State University, Normal, Ill with a bachelor’s degree in biology. He went on to earn his medical degree from University of Illinois in Chicago, and completed his internship and residency at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center. He is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

Having previously lived in The Dalles, Jim is excited to return to the Columbia Gorge with his wife Michelle Edwards, PA. He enjoys riding his bike and other outdoor activities.

Areas of Expertise

Internal medicine

Education
Bachelor's degree: Illinois State University, Normal, Ill
Medical degree: University of Illinois in Chicago
Internship: Providence St. Vincent Medical Center
Residency: Providence St. Vincent Medical Center
Board certifications: American Board of Internal Medicine

Care Locations

Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital
810 12th St.
P.O. Box 149
Hood River, OR 97031
Phone 541-386-3911
Fax 541-387-6462

Specialties

Specialties
  • Internal medicine