Laura Morrison, MD, MPH - Physician and Surgeon in Portland, OR

Physician and Surgeon

Obstetrics and Gynecology

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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 (180)
  • Patient Comments (20)

Advice given to you on ways to stay healthy?

4.4 out of 5

Amount of time spent with you?

4.45 out of 5

Explaining things in a way you could understand?

4.55 out of 5

Including you in decision-making about your treatment plan?

4.49 out of 5

Instructions regarding medication/follow-up care?

4.35 out of 5

Knowledge of healthcare received from other providers?

4.26 out of 5

Knowledge of important information about your medical history?

4.38 out of 5

Taking time to answer your questions?

4.54 out of 5

The thoroughness of the examination?

4.4 out of 5

Willingness to listen carefully to you?

4.52 out of 5
  • 10/21/2019

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

    My appointment was great. I really enjoy Dr. Morrison. She was concise yet thorough. She also got me referrals quickly.

  • 10/16/2019

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

    Dr Morrison is great and I trust her completely!

  • 10/14/2019

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

    Dr Morrison has been my OB for over 11 years and I think she's an incredible provider. She has cared for me through all 3 of my pregnancies, 2 being high risk. I look forward to my appointments because I feel like I get to see a friend.

  • 10/04/2019

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

    Dr. Morrison is very attentive, and has the best bedside manner! She truly cares about her patients and it shows.

  • 09/20/2019

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

    Dr. Morrison is an incredible doctor. She is kind, clear, compassionate and honest.

  • 09/12/2019

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

    Appreciative of prompt diagnosis and treatment.

  • 08/21/2019

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

    Dr Laura Morrison is well versed even outside of the scope at her practice to include information about nutrition.... being from a body building personal trainer side, I have a huge amount of respect for her and her knowledge. She has impeccable memory too! She's seriously passionate about what she does and it's so beyond helpful! I wish there were more doctors out there like her!

  • 08/02/2019

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

    Dr. Morrison was knowledgeable, helpful and informed about my case, calm and collected. She in turn helped me to be calm and my BP was right at 120.

  • 07/15/2019

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

    Dr. Laura was very personable and empathetic. She put me at ease.

  • 06/18/2019

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

    Dr. Morrison and her nurse were great!

  • 05/29/2019

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

    Dr. Morrison provides excellent patient-centered care that feels thoughtful and genuine. I?m grateful to have a provider who takes the time to listen and care the way she does.

  • 05/03/2019

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

    Great doctor! I am glad the scheduler suggested Dr. Morisson to me!

  • 04/02/2019

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

    Dr. Morrison is amazing. Very thorough, great at answering questions and truly listening. I appreciate her!

  • 03/15/2019

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

    I was absolutely impressed with Dr. Morrison. I'm really happy she took me on as a new patient.

  • 02/05/2019

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

    I am continually impressed by WHA's depth of providers and ease of referral among providers. Each time I need a different specialist, there is one on staff, which makes navigating the whole process easier. Every provider is knowledgable, empathetic, and willing to take time to answer my many questions. Dr. Morrison is terrific.

  • 01/08/2019

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

    Laura Morrison is an intelligent, informed ,empathic doctor. She is involved in my health care. Thank you.

  • 12/24/2018

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

    Dr. Morrison was extreme good.

  • 12/14/2018

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

    The day of my appt the computer systems were down and everyone at WHA were great in what could have been a very stressful time. They appeared calm and collected.

  • 12/11/2018

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

    I am very happy with Women's Healthcare Associates.

  • 11/15/2018

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

    Dr. Morrison was very personable and engaged

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