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.
Dr. Cohen delivers babies and performs surgery at Asante Three Rivers Medical Center. Click on this link to see a short video of Dr. Cohen created by Asante.
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.
Dr. Eagan delivers babies and performs surgery at Asante Three Rivers Medical Center. Click on this link to see a short video of Dr. Eagan created by Asante.
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.
Dr. Lauren Javernick joined Women's Health Center in August 2021. She completed her residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, Texas before moving to Grants Pass with her husband and baby son.
Lauren grew up with a mother who was a neonatal intensive care nurse and her mom's love for these 'tiny humans' inspired Lauren to choose OB/GYN as her specialty in medical school. She is passionate about sharing education with her patients and working together with them to create personal care plans. While 'delivering birthdays' is one of her happiest moments, Dr. Javernick welcomes and cares for patients of all ages.
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.
Dr. Medley delivers babies and performs surgery at Asante Three Rivers Medical Center. Click on this link to view a short video of Dr. Medley created by Asante.
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 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 with two daughters, three sons, and a spoiled beagle that thinks she is a daughter, too.
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.
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 rescue dog, Stella. When she is not working Nancy loves to garden, kayak and snow ski and is passionate about traveling and scuba diving.
Laura has worked in healthcare for over 14 years, first as a certified medical assistant and most recently as a combat medic in the US Army. Laura earned her Masters of Physician Assistant Studies at Ft. Sam Houston in Texas. Laura is choosing to work in women's health because she loves helping and educating patients. She appreciates that no two women are alike and feels honored to be part of a group that cares so much for its patients. She and her husband think southern Oregon is the perfect place to settle, become part of the community, and raise their family.
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
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