Women’s health services

Salem Health has services and programs for women of all ages through Salem Health Family Birth Center, Salem Health Cancer Institute and the Salem Health Medical Clinics.

Salem Health Family Birth Center

Whether this is your first baby or another happy addition to your family, we are here to make sure your baby’s birth is safe and memorable. Learn more about the Family Birth Center.


OB/GYNs practice all aspects of obstetrics and gynecology care, including family planning, pregnancy and prenatal care, childbirth, surgery, and treatment of diseases and disorders of the reproductive system.
David Bishop, MD
Leigh Christie, DO
Lisa Rice, MD
Keita Sakon, MD


Our master’s-prepared certified nurse-midwives provide award-winning care, including prenatal, delivery and postpartum care to low-risk, healthy women giving birth at the Salem Hospital Family Birth Center.
Patricia "Happy" Barnes, CNM
Aristotle Griego-Marsh, CNM

Jaya Martin, CNM
Megan McCrossin, CNM  
Christine Morales, DNP, CNM 
Kitty Nielsen, CNM
Rebecca Njord,CNM
Samantha Rynearson, CNM
Tamara Wilson, CNM 

Maternal-fetal medicine and high-risk pregnancy

For women with high-risk pregnancies, comprehensive prenatal and postnatal care is available locally through Salem Health Maternal-Fetal Medicine and the neonatal intensive care unit.

Breast care

Whether you need to schedule routine care, or are worried that something is wrong with your breast, we are here to help. Learn more about breast care and mammography at Salem Health.

Make an appointment

OB/GYNs: 503-814-4480

Midwives: 503-814-4480 

Salem Health Family Birth Center

Voted Best Place to Have a Baby three years in a row!