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Dr. Veronica Simmonds – Starts March 2019

Women's Health Center is growing! Veronica Simmonds, D.O. is joining our provider team. Dr. Simmonds graduated from the University of New England medical school and did her residency in Pennsylvania.  She is very passionate about patient education and wants every patient to be comfortable discussing all issues with her and asking questions so making a care plan is collaborative and personal. She has a special interest in urinary incontinence issues and helping women regain quality of life.   Dr. Simmonds and her miniature Jack Russell are looking forward to calling Grants Pass home.  Dr. Simmonds will begin seeing patients March 2019.

Felicia Cohen, MD

Dr. Cohen believes part of her job is being her patient’s advocate, explaining risks and benefits and making decisions as a team. She received her OB/GYN training at the University of Miami and moved to Grants Pass to develop a small town practice that puts the patient first. She has three boys and loves everything about the outdoors. Dr. Cohen is bilingual and speaks Spanish.

Thomas Eagan, DO

Dr. Eagan is a doctor because he loves to hear people’s stories and use his office and surgical skills to help them. He enjoys the broad range of patients provided by obstetrics and gynecology, specifically urinary and pelvic floor issues.

Dr. Eagan graduated from Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine and trained in Akron, Ohio.He is married with two children and enjoys outdoor activities, fishing and hunting.

Caroline Kelly, MD

Dr. Kelly finds the practice of OB/GYN to be a rare privilege, partnering with women to optimize their reproductive health and overall quality of life. Dr. Kelly wants her patients to know that she will be their ally, helping them to develop personalized solutions for their medical issues. Dr. Kelly graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and trained in Philadelphia, PA. She and her husband take full advantage of the  outdoors, enjoying cycling, hiking and kayaking in the beautiful Rogue Valley.

Tamara Medley, MD

Dr. Medley knew as a child that she would go into obstetrics. She says, “There is nothing more wonderful or magical than the birth of a child.” She has four children of her own and knows the challenges and joys of motherhood. In her free time, she enjoys reading, running, cycling, and has completed several triathlons. Dr. Medley graduated from the Medical College of Pennsylvania and trained in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Justin Shelton, DO

Dr. Shelton completed his residency at Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia.  Dr. Shelton became an OB/GYN to take care of all women across their entire life-span and works to be each patient's advocate for quality of life and reproductive health.  He has a strong interest and skill in minimally invasive surgery and is happy to be part of our provider team.

He and his wife enjoy everything about the outdoors including hiking, rock climbing, camping and mountain biking and know that southern Oregon is the perfect place to settle and become part of a community. 

Sara Brelsford, WHCNP, NCMP

Sara has a master’s degree in nursing and was a registered nurse for ten years in a rural hospital in Kansas prior to moving to Grants Pass and becoming a WHCNP. She partners with her patients and provides them with education and support to help them make the best choices about their personal health. Sara is also a certified menopause practitioner and loves helping women understand menopause. She is married to her best friend, Steve, and together they have two daughters, three sons, and a spoiled beagle that thinks she is a daughter, too.

Nancy Mason, WHCNP

Nancy is a Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner with over 25 years experience taking care of women of all ages. She has a Masters of Science in Nursing from the University of Missouri-Kansas City and has special interest in breast cancer prevention, uro-gynecology and prenatal care. Nancy and her husband, Marc have grown children and share their home with their Bernese Mountain Dog, Cooper. When she is not working Nancy loves to garden, kayak and snow ski and is passionate about traveling and scuba diving.

Amber Koonce, PA-C

Amber earned her master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies from Oregon Health Sciences University. She has been working in various areas of healthcare for many years. She enjoys specializing in women’s health, an area she has always been passionate about. She appreciates and values the special trust and relationship she develops with her patients. After many years living all over the world, she and her husband are happy to be home raising their two children in southern Oregon.

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Women’s Health Center of Southern Oregon, PC

1075 SW Grandview Ave. Suite 200 Grants Pass, Oregon 97527

Phone: 541-479-8363 Fax: 541-476-2841

News & Events

Dr. Veronica Simmonds Joins WHC

Veronica Simmonds, D.O. is joining Women's Health Center! Dr. Simmonds graduated from the University of New England medical school and did her residency in Pennsylvania.  She is very passionate about…

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Certified Menopause Practitioner at Women’s Health Center

Did you know Women's Health Center has one of only two certified menopause practitioners in ALL of Southern Oregon? Sara Brelsford, WHCNP, NCMP treats every patient as an individual and…

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WHC’s Winterfest Tree!

Women's Health Center is happy to be participating in the Rogue Winterfest celebration with our first ever decorated Christmas Tree! Congratulations to Emily Edwards, our Winterfest Committee Chairwoman and head…

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