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

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 (155)
  • Patient Comments (20)

Advice given to you on ways to stay healthy?

4.69 out of 5

Amount of time spent with you?

4.82 out of 5

Explaining things in a way you could understand?

4.78 out of 5

Including you in decision-making about your treatment plan?

4.77 out of 5

Instructions regarding medication/follow-up care?

4.74 out of 5

Knowledge of healthcare received from other providers?

4.58 out of 5

Knowledge of important information about your medical history?

4.76 out of 5

Taking time to answer your questions?

4.83 out of 5

The thoroughness of the examination?

4.76 out of 5

Willingness to listen carefully to you?

4.84 out of 5
  • 10/01/2019

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

  • 07/19/2019

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

  • 07/12/2019

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    Dr. Prescott shows he cares about his patients. He is calm, has a great bed-side manner, asks questions, listens well, and focuses on the patient in a positive way.

  • 05/22/2019

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    Wonderful practitioner!!!

  • 05/15/2019

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    I have received excellent care at this office! Dr Prescott is a gem...he has made me feel valued and well cared for every step of the way. The sonographer who did my ultrasound was incredible...she was knowledgeable, kind, and personable. I had been nothing less than thrilled with the care I have received in the last few weeks from this office.

  • 05/01/2019

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    Dr Prescott is awesome

  • 04/08/2019

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    Dr Prescott is the BEST! I have been seeing him for 32 years! He is the kind of person you would like to be friends with.

  • 04/05/2019

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    He was great about listening to my unique experience and considering it seriously when we discussed my options, instead of pushing forward with what works better for other people.

  • 03/27/2019

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    Excellent physician. I feel fortunate to have found Dr Prescott.

  • 03/04/2019

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    Yes, Dr.Prescott, is my absolute hero!!! He is a man of great knowledge whom is not afraid to treat you as an equal. DR. Prescott is one of a kind and hai wisdom has changed my life.

  • 02/08/2019

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    Dr. Prescott has been my OB-Gyn for 25 years. I cannot say enough good things about him! He is always professional, caring & knowledgeable about my history. He answers any questions I have thoroughly. He is just the best! I also really appreciate him being at the SE Portland location now as it is much more accessible to where I live!

  • 01/22/2019

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    Awesome!!!!!

  • 01/15/2019

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    Dr Prescott is always a pleasure to see. He?s nice and makes me comfortable. He?s so knowledgeable and has all the answers to my questions. He?s been my dr for over 20 years and I couldn?t be happier

  • 12/28/2018

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    Love Dr. Prescott! He?s the best.

  • 11/30/2018

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    Dr. Prescott is the best ALWAYS That's why he has been my doctor for almost 30 years

  • 11/26/2018

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    I love seeing Dr. Prescott. He?s funny and great.

  • 11/21/2018

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    He is the best. Hope he doesn't retire for awhile!

  • 11/20/2018

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    He was amazing. Took the time to answer my questions and helped me start a plan to move forward toward my goal. I felt very understood and actually listened to during my appointment.

  • 11/19/2018

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

    Dr. Prescott is thorough, caring professional, and stays abreast of the latest research. His caring manner while he shares research puts me at ease in understanding my overall health. I recommend Dr. Prescott to all my friends!

  • 11/16/2018

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

    I am so happy about the new location on Washington St. Dr. Prescott is the absolute BEST and I would follow him anywhere ... but it's nice I can see him now in a more convenient office location. The office staff was great and so friendly... thank you all so much!

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