Carrie Frederick, MD, MPH - , Obstetrics and Gynecology, Portland, OR

Provider Bio

Dr. Carrie Frederick (formerly Miles) is a board-certified OB/GYN physician and surgeon with Women's Healthcare Associates in Portland, Oregon. Dr. Frederick's primary hospital location is Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center in Northwest Portland.

From the Provider

“It’s important to me to make sure every person has a warm, supportive and non-judgmental experience with me as a provider. I value being a trusted partner in healthcare decision making: having open, two-way conversations and helping people reach decisions based on the best available medical information and honest discussion of their priorities and goals for their own health. It’s so rewarding to help people consider their options and I feel very lucky to be able to use my expertise in this way.”

About the Provider

Dr. Frederick grew up in Southern California and attended University of California, Santa Barbara, where she received her BA in Sociolegal Studies. After college, she worked for two years as an Emergency Medical Technician before deciding to pursue a career in medicine. She completed a one-year post-baccalaureate pre-medical program at Bryn Mawr College in Pennsylvania, and went on to earn her medical degree and Master’s in Public Health at Oregon Health and Science University. She completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Stanford University in 2010, and stayed on at Stanford for a two-year fellowship in Family Planning. During fellowship she focused her research on contraception for women after bariatric surgery, and also received further training in reproductive health law and women’s health policy. She is a contributing author on the textbooks Berek and Novak’s Gynecology, 15th ed. and A Practical Guide to Office Gynecologic Procedures.

Dr. Frederick is committed to providing comprehensive care for all women as they navigate life’s joys and challenges from adolescence to the golden years. She strives to educate and empower women in order to encourage a collaborative physician-patient relationship. Her particular interests include contraception, menopause and lifestyle medicine. Outside of the office, Dr. Frederick is also a devoted advocate for women’s health, working for evidence-based policies at the local and national level.

Certifications

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology, American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology, 2015

Education

  • Fellowship:

    Family Planning, Stanford University Medical Center, 2012

  • Residency:

    OB/GYN, Stanford University Medical Center, 2010

  • Medical School:

    Doctor of Medicine, Oregon Health & Science University, 2006

  • Undergraduate Degree:

    Bachelor of Arts, Sociolegal Studies, University of California, Santa Barbara, 2000

Patient Survey Responses

  • Provider Ratings (32)
  • Patient Comments (9)

Taking time to answer your questions?

4.6 out of 5

Willingness to listen carefully to you?

4.6 out of 5

The thoroughness of the visit?

4.4 out of 5

Instructions regarding medication/follow-up care?

4.5 out of 5

Explaining things in a way you could understand?

4.5 out of 5

Amount of time spent with you?

4.4 out of 5

Including you in decision-making about your treatment plan?

4.5 out of 5

Knowledge of healthcare received from other providers?

4.3 out of 5

Knowledge of important information about your medical history?

4.4 out of 5

Advice given to you on ways to stay healthy?

4.3 out of 5
  • 12/18/2023

    Dr. Miles is the best!

  • 04/10/2023

    It was my visit with Dr. Miles. She was great.

  • 04/10/2023

    Dr. Miles is a truly outstanding physician. I'm a big worrier, and she was so nice about that and answered my questions.

  • 03/10/2023

    Dr. Miles is the first physician I have worked with that I felt asked me important questions (pronouns, circumcision, being comfortable being touched etc) that I didn’t realize were important until she asked them. I appreciated the concern especially as a queer person in a queer family to know more about me and I felt she heard my concerns.

  • 12/23/2022

    Dr Miles is very thorough and also very personable. I really enjoy interaction with her

  • 11/25/2022

    Love all the providers and staff at this office and grateful for the care I receive here.

  • 10/18/2022

    Dr. Miles is fabulous - she knows my medical history (and that of my family) and is genuinely caring.

  • 10/18/2022

    The office is very well organized and everyone on staff was very knowledgeable, friendly and efficient.

  • 10/17/2022

    Enjoyed meeting the Doctor. She was very nice & thorough. All staff were really friendly and efficient.

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