Dr. Megan Smith entered the field of family medicine so she could care for patients through all stages of life. "Each stage is unique and exciting in its own way," she says. "I want to be present for my patients and share the decision-making process together."
In her practice, Dr. Smith emphasizes realistic goal setting and empowering her patients to make lifestyle choices that are healthy and sustainable. She enjoys building relationships based on trust and that allow for humor and laughter.
After earning her medical degree from Loyola Stritch School of Medicine in Chicago, she completed her internship and residency at Oregon Health & Science University in Portland.
Dr. Smith is a Portland native and in her free time enjoys hiking, running and traveling.
Medical degree: Loyola Stritch School of Medicine, Chicago
Internship/residency: Oregon Health & Science University, Portland