Biography & Education

Biography

Alice Nayak, M.D., likes to emphasize the importance of the physician – patient relationship in her medical practice. "I feel that knowing your patient well helps facilitate quality health care," she says. "The more I know about my patients, the better I can assist them in making health care decisions."

Dr. Nayak earned her medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. She completed her internship and residency in internal medicine at Oregon Health & Science University.

Dr. Nayak is married to fellow clinic physician Navin Nayak, M.D., and together they have a son and a daughter. Away from her practice, she enjoys cooking, yoga and doing crafts with her kids.

Areas of expertise

Internal medicine

Education
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Languages
  • English

Care Locations

9290 SE Sunnybrook Blvd., Suite 120
Clackamas, OR 97015
Fax 503-215-2115

Specialties

Board Certifications
  • Internal medicine

Reviews

Patient Ratings and Comments
About Our Survey

The Patient Rating score is based on responses given during the CAHPS Patient Experience Survey. Responses are measured on a 10-point scale, with 10 being the best score. These scores are then translated to a 5-point scale in order to display results in a 5-star rating. Comments are also gathered from the same survey and displayed in their entirety with the exception of any language that may be considered slander, libel or contain private health information, which will be removed prior to publishing the comments.

4.9 out of 5 (192 Ratings, 67 Comments)

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05/29/2016
Dr Alice Nayak has a caring attitude and explains issues in a way that I can understand. Even when things aren't what I hoped for, she gives me hope and helps me find solutions that work for me, not just a middle of the road option. She is the best!!!!!!
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05/24/2016
Thought Dr. Nayak was kind & considerate & saw that I got what I went there for.
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05/24/2016
Alice Nayak is an outstanding physician. Excellent listening skills and sensitivity to pt needs!!!!
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05/08/2016
Dr. Nayak is always very sensitive to all my needs and concerns. I have recommended her and [...] to friends and family. they are the best.
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05/04/2016
Dr Nayak is a caring and shows interest in Pt needs
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05/04/2016
She is an excellent doctor & I am happy to have her
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04/27/2016
Dr. Nyack is the best. She Always has a smile and it makes you smile.
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04/26/2016
Dr. Alice Nayak provides the best care I have ever experienced from a doctor. She and her staff are always very prompt in returning calls, responding to concerns, offering compassion, kindness, and professionalism.
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04/24/2016
She always is very concerned how I am doing.
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04/22/2016
Dr Nayak and her assistants are the best. you are fortunate to have them!
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04/11/2016
I have the best doctor ever and I hope I have her forever
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04/11/2016
She's the best!
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04/10/2016
Dr Nyak is always professional and is always caring. I have mainly seen her for yearly exams and it is as though we just talked a week ago. she not only remembers all of my medical history but my personal life as well. she is kind and caring without being overly sappy. when I have had any medical concerns they are addressed quickly and referrals are put in and accepted. If I get lazy about an appointment I am to make she sends me gentle reminders to please follow up. she is the most consciences Doctor I have had.
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04/05/2016
I love Dr. Nayak she is very caring and attentive to me and I feel like she really knows me.
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04/05/2016
Dr. Alice ROCKS!!!
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03/22/2016
I expressed concern about foot pain. Dr. Nayak examined my foot and recommended I see a podiatrist and had me go to the lab for X-rays. She gave me a referral to see a specialist.
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03/22/2016
I don't contact by phone I use My Chart which I love and Dr Nayak is so quick to get mack to me and answer my questions.
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03/22/2016
Dr Alice Nayak is as good as a provider can be
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03/14/2016
Dr. Nayak is very thorough, I believe.
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03/13/2016
Always good referrals.
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03/08/2016
Dr. Alice Nayak is the BEST Primary I've EVER had!
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03/08/2016
Always very caring.
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03/06/2016
Dr. Alice Nayak is the most efficient, knowledgeable, bright, confident and truly the most caring physician I have ever had in my 67 years. She definitely goes beyond what is expected. Alice Nayak is Stellar. I have recommended her to many. Hopefully, her peers and administrators treat her with the respect she deserves.
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03/05/2016
Dr Nayak is great.
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03/02/2016
I have always had good experiences with Dr. Alice Nyack and have referred friends and family to her
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03/01/2016
The only problem is getting in to see Dr. Nayak if you need to be seen right away. Her schedule is very full and you usually have to book a couple of weeks out.
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02/26/2016
Alice is very thorough and always spends the time I need with me....she answers all questions and concerns.
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02/23/2016
Dr. Nayak is always very personable, interested in my health, and listens carefully. I recommended her to my daughter, who also sees her.
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02/23/2016
ALWAYS very good. I have had absolutely no bad experiences.
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02/16/2016
Dr. Alice Nayak is the best physician. I have recently moved to Salem, OR from Portland, OR and I will NOT change doctors!! If Dr Alice ever leaves Providence I will be following her to wherever she may go.
90

02/16/2016
Overall very good [...].
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02/14/2016
Dr. Nayak is the best doctor I have had. She is friendly and very knowledgeable. She does not get in a rush. Always makes you feel comfortable.
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02/14/2016
Dr Alice Nayak is a good listener. She and her staff have excellent follow through after my appointment on any issues discussed that need further attention.
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02/08/2016
EXCELLENT IN EVERY ASPECT!!!
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02/02/2016
Alice Nayak rocks!
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01/26/2016
I always enjoy my relationship with Dr. Nayak. She is very kind and responsive to my medical needs and questions
90

01/26/2016
Very attentive to my issues
 

12/28/2015
Dr. Nayak was forthcoming in answering my questions and balanced in her answers.
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12/23/2015
Dr Nayak is an amazing doctor. At my age I have had a lot of doctors and she is by far the best. Not only is she a good doctor but very personable I enjoy seeing.
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12/22/2015
I appreciate the personal phone calls from the provider.
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12/21/2015
My care giver Dr Alice Nayak is the best doctor I have ever had. A true professional and a interested doctor in trying to help her patient.
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12/13/2015
only good experience.
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12/06/2015
Dr. Alice Nayak seems to be to be extremely competent, listens carefully to me, and answers my questions respectfully. She has followed up with referrals for me which were most appropriate.
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11/27/2015
Dr Alice is very caring and I feel like I can ask her ANYTHING. She is attentive and gives great advice. I feel like she remembers my history and me. I have recommended Dr Alice Nayak to many of my friends and acquaintances.
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11/24/2015
Couldn't be happier! I appreciate the excellent quality of specialist that Dr. Nayak has recommended for me.
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11/17/2015
Dr. Alice Nayak is simply the best primary care physician I have ever encountered. I couldn't ask for a better partner to help me manage my health.
100

11/10/2015
She is very interested in your thoughts regarding recommendations.... That is great!
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11/01/2015
This visit was excellent; but often I am unable to see my own doctor for non-routine or urgent visits. Dr. Nyak is personable and competent [...]. Other than being somewhat quick to write a script, she's great.
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10/28/2015
They don't get any better than Alice Nayak. She's amazing and I have complete faith & trust in her.
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10/25/2015
Dr. Alice Nayak is always kind, attentive and professional. She is easy to talk with and I never feel pressured to end our appointment before all my questions are answered. Her group always gets back to me on the same day with answers when asking follow up questions.
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10/14/2015
In my entire life I've never had such an excellent doctor and medical service provider. I have complete confidence in her care for me and my family.
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10/04/2015
Dr. Nayak is exceptional and treats me, my sister (caregiver), herself and others like a team caring for me. She is wonderful!
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09/22/2015
I related my disappointment [...] in regard to insulin availability and cost from selected Providence providers. Alice said she would contact [...], a Providence pharmacist to see if he could help with my concerns. [...] and I talked, and I gave him my concern. He said he would contact me later that day or the next. That was five days ago, and I am still waiting for a call!
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09/15/2015
always excellent
 

09/06/2015
My provider is awesome!
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08/25/2015
Alice Nayak is awesome!
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08/25/2015
Alice Nyack is an excellent physician.
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08/02/2015
Always good, comfortable and informative
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07/28/2015
Dr. Alice Nayak is always cheerful and patient. She will take the time to explain when I don't understand what is going on.
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07/28/2015
Awesome... Caring... Intelligent... Knows resources & not afraid to use them... Referrals to like minded specialists
 

07/27/2015
Dr. Nayak was friendly and very efficient. I received good information relating to my health issues.
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07/21/2015
Dr Nayak always follows with test results via phone even "after hours". It is very much appreciated.
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07/21/2015
if i could give DR Nayak an 11. I feel that I am in great hands and confident of her abililties to diagnose any problems I may have and then recommendd a course of action. Providence is fortunate to have her on staff.
100

07/19/2015
Dr. Alice Nayak is the best Dr. I've ever had. Her caring and concern go way beyond expectation. She literally saved my life.
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07/14/2015
Nayak always communicates by calling, often outside her work day. She has always been ready to do anything I need to stay alive and as well as I can be.
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07/14/2015
Only excellent experience.
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07/12/2015
It is hard to get in to see Dr. Alice Nayak. I usually have to see Dr. [...], which is OK, I like her, but she's not as experienced as Dr. Nayak and doesn't know my history like Dr. Nayak does.