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At Santiam Women’s Clinic we focus on the health needs of women at every stage of her life. Whether you come to us for your first checkup, your first baby or when enjoying your first grandchild. We understand your unique needs as a woman.

You will find yourself in a friendly atmosphere, with an experienced OB/GYN who is committed to providing you with the best care possible.

GYN Treatment conditions

  • Post-menopausal bleeding
  • Birth control education and management
  • Well Women Exams
  • Pap smear
  • Abnormal pap evaluation and follow up
  • Bartholin cyst
  • Vaginal bleeding concerns
  • Period concerns
  • Hypoactive sexual dysfunction
  • Endometriosis
  • Pre-conception
  • Pain with Sex
  • STI
  • Vaginal prolapse counseling
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Ovarian cysts
  • Pelvic pain
  • Menopause
  • Hormone therapy
  • PCOS
  • Hirsutism
  • Infertility

Hospital surgery and procedures

Santiam Women’s Clinic offers a full range of gynecological services, from routine annual exams to gynecological surgery.

  • Vaginal Hysterectomy
  • Abdominal Hysterectomy
  • Total hysterectomy +/- oophorectomy
  • Endometrial ablations
  • Hysteroscopy and D&C
  • Oophorectomy
  • Salpingectomy
  • Tubal ligation
  • D&C miscarriage
  • Cystectomy of ovary or fallopian tube
  • Cesarean section +/- tubal ligation
  • Diagnostic laparoscopy
  • Myomectomy
  • Cold knife cone
  • Marsupialization of Bartholin cyst

The procedures are performed right here in our office, with little discomfort and marginal recovery time. To learn how we can help, call 503.760.9522 and schedule an appointment.

Obstetrical Care

  • Preconception counseling
  • Antenatal Care
  • Pregnancy follow up
  • Postpartum care
  • Ectopic pregnancy
  • 1st trimester bleeding

Santiam Hospital’s Women’s Clinic gives you access to top a Obstetrician in Stayton, OR for pre-pregnancy, labor and delivery. OBGYN Stayton, OR (503) 769-2175.

Office procedures

  • Leep
  • Colposcopy
  • IUD insertion and removal
  • Nexplanon insertion and removal
    • I&D of cyst/abscess of perineal
  • Endocervical biopsy
  • Ultrasound 1st trimester and AFI
    • Endometrial Biopsy
    • Pessary fitting and maintenance
  • Skin biopsy/shave BX
    • Skin tags
  • Perineal biopsy
  • Marsupialization of Bartholin cyst
  • Endocervial Curettage

Santiam Hospital’s Women’s Clinic gives you access to top a Obstetrician in Stayton, OR for pre-pregnancy, labor and delivery. OBGYN Stayton, OR (503) 769-2175.

Urinary Incontinence

The lack of bladder control is a very common problem affecting as many as 20 million adult women. Although if affects many, it is not a natural part of aging.


Women lose bladder control for different reasons. The most common include weakening of the pelvic floor muscles and involuntary bladder spasms. Medicines, lack of estrogen, medical or nervous system diseases and previous childbirth can also contribute to the problem. Several techniques may be used to determine the cause of urine leakage, including:

Reviewing a patient’s medical history
Conducting a physical examination
Collecting a urine culture to detect infection
Examining the inside of the bladder through a scope
Identifying any bladder or urethral dysfunction through urodynamics (pressure testing of bladder)

Pelvic Floor Disorders

Pelvic Floor Disorders may consist of prolapse of the pelvic organs (dropped bladders and fallen wombs), hernias of the vaginal walls (cystocele or rectocele) and weakening of the pelvic floor muscles. These anatomical problems could affect your bladder function.


Fortunately, treatment of urinary incontinence is no longer restricted to surgery. Effective options include:

  • Medication — Drugs help prevent bladder spasms, increase urethral resistance and improve urine storage.
  • Biofeedback — Exercises to strengthen pelvic muscles and improve bladder support. State-of-the-art equipment is used to help perform exercises correctly.
  • Bladder Drills — By urinating at scheduled times, bladder function can dramatically improve.
  • Pelvic Electrical Stimulation — Low intensity stimulation of the pelvic muscles and bladder.
  • Surgery — Scientific advances in surgery have increased the long-term success and made recovery time shorter.
  • Collagen — Injectable substance to increase urethral resistance for some types of stress incontinence.
  • Pessary — A small support is fit for your vagina for support of the bladder neck or prevention of prolapse.
  • Vaginal Cones — Small weights to help strengthen the pelvic muscles.

Call 503.769.9522 to schedule an appointment.



Santiam Hospital is a not-for-profit, 40 bed acute-care hospital located in Stayton, Oregon, which is a short 12-mile drive east of Salem, and serves more than 30,000 people annually from the communities of Stayton, Sublimity, Aumsville, Mill City, Jefferson, and the surrounding areas.



1401 North 10th Ave.
Stayton, OR 97383