S.J. “Chip” Prescott, MD - Physician and Surgeon in Portland, OR and Happy Valley, OR

Physician and Surgeon

Obstetrics and Gynecology

  • Spanish

Provider Bio

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

From the Provider

“During my career I have been amazed and humbled by the level of trust offered by people to me as their doctor, especially during times of crisis. This is a gift never to be forgotten or taken for granted.”

About the Provider

Dr. Prescott enjoys the long-term relationships that he develops with his patients, helping them through many of life’s most important events. He has traveled to Guatemala on surgical mission trips and enjoys the satisfaction of being able to relieve suffering and improve a woman’s quality of life.

Dr. Prescott is board-certified in OB/GYN. He has served as president of the Oregon chapter of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and as a clinical instructor in the department of obstetrics and gynecology at Oregon Health & Science University, as well as chairman of the OB/GYN department and chair of the gynecology peer review committee at Providence Portland Medical Center.

When he’s not at work, Dr. Prescott enjoys fly fishing, golfing and running. He also plays the guitar and fiddle. He and his wife Ruth have two children, now both University of Oregon graduates (finally) and creating their own life stories.

Certifications

  • American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1984

Education

  • Residency:

    OB/GYN, University of North Carolina Memorial Hospital, 1982

  • Internship:

    OB/GYN, University of North Carolina Memorial Hospital, 1979

  • Medical School:

    Doctor of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, 1978

  • Undergraduate Degree:

    Bachelor of Arts, Psychology, University of South Carolina, 1974

Memberships

  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

  • American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine

  • Oregon Medical Association

Patient Survey Responses

  • Provider Ratings (135)
  • Patient Comments (13)

Advice given to you on ways to stay healthy?

4.71 out of 5

Amount of time spent with you?

4.83 out of 5

Explaining things in a way you could understand?

4.85 out of 5

Including you in decision-making about your treatment plan?

4.82 out of 5

Instructions regarding medication/follow-up care?

4.85 out of 5

Knowledge of healthcare received from other providers?

4.69 out of 5

Knowledge of important information about your medical history?

4.77 out of 5

Taking time to answer your questions?

4.88 out of 5

The thoroughness of the examination?

4.78 out of 5

Willingness to listen carefully to you?

4.9 out of 5
  • 03/06/2020

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

    Dr Prescott informed me he will be retiring later this year. He has been my OB/Gyn for 23 yrs now, I believe & is the most amazing doctor. I trusted him completely with my care, he was always kind & compassionate. He will be missed!

  • 02/18/2020

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

    The receptionist is amazing she is so good with remembering patients and when best time for appoints are. Dr.Chip was very professional. The nurses are always caring. This place makes me comfortable and confident with this being my first pregnancy.

  • 01/24/2020

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

    I REALLY LIKE MY DOCTOR!

  • 01/03/2020

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

    He is just a fantastic doctor.

  • 12/27/2019

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

    whole experience was best I could hope for

  • 12/18/2019

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

    Dr. Prescott is the best!

  • 12/17/2019

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

    I wish he wasn't going to retire!!! :-)

  • 11/22/2019

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

    Best doctor ever!

  • 11/15/2019

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

    I am going to miss Doctor Prescott when he retires after having him for a Doctor for 30+ years - Oh my

  • 10/30/2019

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

    He will be missed

  • 10/30/2019

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

    Was my first visit to the Gateway office & to see Dr. Prescott. Very good appointment.

  • 10/01/2019

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    Felt like I was the only patient there doctor and nurse was absolutely amazing

  • 07/19/2019

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

    Excellent gynecologist. Very up to date on women's issues as we head into post menopausal years.

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