Why Santiam Hospital & Clinics? A Closer Look at our Exceptional Providers & Services That Are Offered.

When it comes to your healthcare, choosing the right provider and facility is crucial. At Santiam Hospital & Clinics, we understand the importance of offering top-notch services provided by dedicated professionals. 

The Family Birth Center: Where New Beginnings Happen

Bringing a new life into the world is a profound and joyous moment. At Santiam Hospital & Clinics, our Family Birth Center is designed to make this experience as special as possible. 

We’re thrilled to introduce you to Dr. Amanda Wagner, MD, OB/GYN, who has recently joined our team.

Originally from Nashville, Tennessee, Dr. Wagner brings her expertise and patient-centered care philosophy to our hospital. She prioritizes your birthing preferences while ensuring safety at every step. Dr. Wagner joins our capable Women’s Clinic team of providers that includes Certified Nurse-Midwife Teresa Nitti, Dr. Brooke Renard, MD, OB/GYN, and Dr. Sara Dunham, MD. Together, their teamwork and expertise ensures continuous, safe care throughout all stages of life.

General Surgery: Meet Dr. Amelia Glazier

Our commitment to comprehensive healthcare extends to our General Surgery department. We’re thrilled to introduce Dr. Amelia Glazier, MD, who has joined our medical family as a general surgeon. Dr. Glazier’s expertise covers a wide range of surgical procedures, from hernia repairs to complex cancer operations.

Dr. Glazier’s training at Oregon Health Sciences University (OHSU) in Portland, including working with trauma and oncology surgeons, has prepared her to handle various surgical challenges. But what truly sets her apart is her dedication to building lasting patient relationships. Her involvement in OHSU’s Rural Surgery Program reaffirmed her desire to provide personalized care in a smaller community hospital setting. Beyond her medical pursuits, Dr. Glazier enjoys outdoor adventures, making her a valued member of our community.

As we welcome Dr. Glazier to Santiam Hospital & Clinics, we’re confident that her expertise and commitment to community healthcare will benefit us all.

Santiam Orthopedic Group: A Team You Can Trust

When it comes to orthopedic care, diversity and expertise are essential. That’s precisely what Santiam Orthopedic Group offers—multiple providers across various orthopedic specialties, ensuring you receive the highest level of care for your musculoskeletal needs. 

Dr. Steve Yao, MD, the newest addition to our orthopedic team, is a true expert in his field with nearly two decades of world-class orthopedic experience. He specializes in sports medicine, with a focus on treating shoulder, elbow, and knee conditions. When you choose Santiam Orthopedic Group, you’re entrusting your musculoskeletal health to some of the best.

We’re proud to welcome Molly Yao, RN, BSN, FNP-BC, to our team. She plays a crucial role in ensuring the holistic care of our orthopedic patients. With her background in nursing and family nurse practitioner certification, Molly brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to our team. She works closely with Dr. Steve Yao to provide comprehensive care that addresses not only the physical aspects of orthopedic health but also the overall well-being of our patients.

At Santiam Orthopedic Group, we’re committed to staying at the forefront of orthopedic treatments. That’s why we offer innovative options like platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy. PRP is a cutting-edge treatment that uses a patient’s own blood to promote healing in injured tissues. It has shown great promise in accelerating the recovery process for various musculoskeletal conditions, including tendon injuries and osteoarthritis.

Dr. Steve Yao and our team are well-versed in administering PRP treatments, providing you with the latest advancements in orthopedic care.

We’re excited to have both Dr. Steve Yao and Molly Yao as part of our dream team of game-changing orthopedic specialists. Your mobility and well-being are in the best possible hands with our Santiam Orthopedic Group.

When it comes to your healthcare needs, Santiam Hospital & Clinics is your top choice. We offer a comprehensive range of services, from the Family Birth Center to General Surgery, Orthopedics, and the cutting-edge DaVinci Robot technology, all delivered by dedicated and skilled professionals like Dr. Amanda Wagner, Dr. Amelia Glazier, Dr. Steve Yao, and Molly Yao, RN, BSN, FNP-BC. We’re here to provide personalized care, ensuring your health and well-being are our top priorities. Thank you for choosing Santiam, where your health is our mission.