Laura Morrison, MD, MPH - Physician and Surgeon, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Portland, OR

Physician and Surgeon

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Provider Bio

Laura Morrison, MD, is a board-certified OB/GYN physician and surgeon at Women's Healthcare Associates in Portland, Oregon.

About the Provider

Dr. Morrison was born in Taiwan but grew up on a fruit and vegetable farm in Michigan. She met her husband at Swarthmore College, where she received her undergraduate degree in engineering. She then moved to Ann Arbor, Michigan, where she received her MD and MPH, and completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology. Dr. Morrison is particularly interested in preventive women's health, adolescent gynecology, and delivering babies. She also spends some of her clinic time seeing moderate risk obstetric patients at Northwest Perinatal Center, helping them manage complications of pregnancy, such as gestational diabetes, hypertension and twins. She is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology.

She spends her time outside of work with her four children, and also enjoys running, knitting, cooking, and coaching.

Certifications

  • American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2007

Education

  • Residency:

    OB/GYN, University of Michigan Health System, 2004

  • Internship:

    OB/GYN, University of Michigan Health System, 2001

  • Medical School:

    Doctor of Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School , 1999

  • Graduate Degree:

    Master of Public Health, Health Behavior/Education, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 2000

  • Undergraduate Degree:

    Bachelor of Science, Engineering, Swarthmore College, 1994

Memberships

  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

  • American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine

  • Oregon Medical Association

Awards

  • Top Doctors and Nurses, Portland Monthly Magazine, 2012

Patient Survey Responses

  • Provider Ratings (147)
  • Patient Comments (9)

Advice given to you on ways to stay healthy?

4.25 out of 5

Amount of time spent with you?

4.21 out of 5

Explaining things in a way you could understand?

4.33 out of 5

Including you in decision-making about your treatment plan?

4.22 out of 5

Instructions regarding medication/follow-up care?

4.1 out of 5

Knowledge of healthcare received from other providers?

4.12 out of 5

Knowledge of important information about your medical history?

4.13 out of 5

Taking time to answer your questions?

4.28 out of 5

The thoroughness of the examination?

4.13 out of 5

Willingness to listen carefully to you?

4.29 out of 5
  • 01/20/2021

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    Very kind, understanding, shared advice as a medical provider AND as a mom

  • 11/17/2020

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    Kind, compassionate and attentive.

  • 11/09/2020

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    This was my first appointment with Dr Morrison and it was an excellent experience. Dr M is professional, knowledgeable, and compassionate with the innate ability to put patients at ease immediately. It is a skill very much appreciated by this nervous patient. Bottom line-Dr M is an excellent physician.

  • 09/22/2020

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    I love Dr. Morrison. Her assistant, Justine... She is the best !!

  • 06/26/2020

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    She didn't introduce herself and wasn't wearing a name badge. She didn't explain the procedure very thoroughly and didn't hive any aftercare instructions.

  • 06/24/2020

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    Dr. Morrison and her MA were both excellent. I have full confidence in their care. A great appointment.

  • 06/22/2020

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    Really appreciated the care provided by Dr Morrison and staff. We had lengthy discussion which was really helpful.

  • 06/22/2020

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    Could be more descriptive about birth control options, could have taken more time to answer questions about my fertility

  • 05/18/2020

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    Appreciate the many years of care from my Dr Morrison and staff

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