Biography & Education


Asked what she enjoys most about being a family physician, Lydia Villegas, M.D., says, “Interacting with people, becoming a partner in their care and getting to know the whole family.” She believes that understanding people in the context of their environment and lifestyle is the key to providing comprehensive health care.

Dr. Villegas earned her medical degree at the University of Nevada School of Medicine, and completed her internship and residency at Oregon Health & Science University in Portland. She is board certified in family practice. Dr. Villegas takes a special interest in women’s health in addition to her overall interest in health promotion.

Born in the Philippines, Dr. Villegas speaks her native language, Tagalog, as well as English and Spanish

Areas of expertise

Family medicine

University of Nevada School of Medicine, Las Vegas
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Care Locations

5050 NE Hoyt St., Suite 240
Portland, OR 97213
Fax 503-215-6469


Board Certifications
  • Family Medicine