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Cosmetic Procedures Available at WHCOSO!
Women's Health Center of Southern Oregon has always been the place to go for women's health care. Now, we have expanded our services and are offering physician-administered cosmetic procedures and a line of prescription-only skin care products.
Dr. Marlene Covey, who is an OB/GYN physician at Women's Health Center, also specializes in skin care. She will evaluate your skin, consider your personal goals and advise you on a treatment plan. She administers Botox® injections as well as the skin filler, Radiesse®, which are both effective in temporarily eliminating facial lines and wrinkles.
"It is sometimes easy for people to forget that these are medical products and not cosmetics", says Dr. Covey. "When deciding on a skin care specialist, people need to do their homework, especially when it involves injectables and fillers. My advice is to make sure your skin care specialist is a board certified professional."
In addition, Dr. Covey is the exclusive distributor in Southern Oregon for ZO® Skin Health, formulated by Dr. Zein Obagi. "This is a fantastic line of products that supports daily skin health for women of any age", says Covey. "I have personally used Dr. Obagi's products for over 10 years and would never use anything else on my face. Many of his products are prescription strength, with a higher level of effective ingredients than products purchased at a store. My patients notice an almost immediate change in their skin."
Rates for these procedures at Women's Health Center are comparable, or in some cases, less expensive than at a spa or salon. For more information or a downloadable cosmetic brochure, click here.
54 BABIES WELCOMED IN APRIL!
Women's Health Center doctors (and midwife) brought 54 new babies in the world in the month of April, bringing the total number of deliveries so far in 2013 to 217 new bundles of joy!
CONGRATULATIONS to all of our new moms and their families!
Menopause discussion group to start meeting.
Monthly menopause discussion groups begin meeting April 1 (more…)
Lisa has been involved in women’s healthcare in southern Oregon for more than 20 years. In 1998 she joined two local physicians to open Women’s Health Center of Southern Oregon, where she serves as Executive Director. Her vision: A Center exclusively for women to receive compassionate, innovative, informative care that will enhance the quality of their lives and improve their overall well-being. Lisa strongly believes that listening and being willing to change, grow, modify, and adjust to the changing needs, desires, and requests of the women in our community is the key to being a premier health center. As well, she enjoys mentoring the employees of Women’s Health Center and helping them find their niche…their passion and excitement for their work.
In her spare time, Lisa enjoys running, mountain biking, traveling, reading, wine-tasting, napping, visiting and laughing with friends, family, and her wonderful husband, Greg.
Lisa welcomes your comment and concerns. Please contact her at email@example.com.
Business Office Manager
Leann was born and raised in Grants Pass and is happy to call it home. She has worked in the healthcare industry for over 20 years, and looks forward to providing many more years of compassionate and caring service to the women in our community at Women's Health Center. Leann enjoys spending time with her children and grandchildren and enjoys hiking and playing softball.
You may contact Leann at firstname.lastname@example.org
Clinical Department Manager
Carol has had a well rounded varied career in the healthcare industry, both in ambulatory and acute care for over 25 years. She has also worked on the IT side of healthcare where she has implemented and trained electronic medical records systems. Carol has worked in many healthcare facilities including The Corvallis Clinic, OHSU, Community Health Center in Medford and Sutter Health in Northern California.
At Women's Health Center, she excels at team building, and enjoys coaching and mentoring her staff and streamlining processes to enhance every patient's experience. Carol and her husband and German Shepard, Angel enjoy the wonderful outdoor lifestyle of our area, including cycling and hiking and RVing.
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Director of Practice Operations
Alison and her husband Paul moved from the San Francisco Bay Area. They happily live in a rural community with deer, turkey and fox as their neighbors and a dog, four cats and two miniature donkeys as their family! Alison started her career at Women’s Health Center as a scheduler, assisting patients with their appointments and held various positions before becoming Director of Practice Operations. Alison’s responsibilities are on the business side of the practice but her main motivation is always the women in the community and helping to ensure they receive safe, compassionate care at Women’s Health Center.
She loves to stay active by hiking, biking, golfing and enjoys cooking and traveling and drinking good wine with friends!
Contact Alison anytime at firstname.lastname@example.org
Felicia Cohen, M.D.
Dr. Cohen believes part of her job is being her patient’s advocate, explaining risks and benefits and making decisions as a team. Her special interests include menopausal medicine and minimally invasive surgery.
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 is married with three little boys and loves the outdoors. Dr. Cohen is bilingual and speaks Spanish.
Thom Eagan, D.O.
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.
He grew up in a small town in Utah, married a girl from Salem, and now they and their two children are enjoying everything that Grants Pass and southern Oregon has to offer. Dr. Eagan graduated from Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine and trained in Akron, Ohio.
Caroline Kelly, M.D.
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. She first became drawn to OB/GYN when living in Southern Africa and helping mothers to deliver healthy babies. Dr. Kelly graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and trained in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Kelly values serving the women in our community and building relationships with them and their families over the years. She and her husband are thrilled to be in Southern Oregon and with the opportunity to enjoy the outdoors, hiking, cycling, snowshoeing and adventures with their puppy in the beautiful Rogue Valley.