Lori L. Goranson, MD - Physician and Surgeon in Tualatin, OR

Physician and Surgeon

Obstetrics and Gynecology

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Provider Bio

Lori Goranson, MD, is a board-certified OB/GYN physician and surgeon at Women's Healthcare Associates in Tualatin, Oregon.

About the Provider

Dr. Goranson enjoys caring for women throughout different stages of their lives, including adolescence, the childbearing years, pregnancy, and menopause. As an obstetrician and gynecologist, she works together with her patients to ensure that they receive the care, education, and treatment that suits them best. Her special areas of interest include contraception, evaluation and management of abnormal pap smears, minimally invasive treatment options, and general obstetrics. 

Dr. Goranson enjoys cooking, traveling, and biking around Portland. She also enjoys spending time with her friends and family, including her husband, son and French Bulldog. 

Certifications

  • American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2011

Education

  • Residency:

    OB/GYN, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, 2008

  • Internship:

    OB/GYN, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, 2005

  • Medical School:

    Doctor of Medicine, Oregon Health & Science University, 2004

  • Undergraduate Degree:

    Bachelor of Arts, Biology, Lewis & Clark College, 2000

Memberships

  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

  • Oregon Medical Association

Patient Survey Responses

  • Provider Ratings (133)
  • Patient Comments (15)

Advice given to you on ways to stay healthy?

4.58 out of 5

Amount of time spent with you?

4.63 out of 5

Explaining things in a way you could understand?

4.68 out of 5

Including you in decision-making about your treatment plan?

4.56 out of 5

Instructions regarding medication/follow-up care?

4.62 out of 5

Knowledge of healthcare received from other providers?

4.44 out of 5

Knowledge of important information about your medical history?

4.49 out of 5

Taking time to answer your questions?

4.7 out of 5

The thoroughness of the examination?

4.64 out of 5

Willingness to listen carefully to you?

4.7 out of 5
  • 10/21/2019

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

    Dr. Goranson and all the providers I have met at WHA are excellent. They take time to listen to you and answer questions. Great advocates for patient care!

  • 10/15/2019

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

    I have many different providers at WHA and they were all wonderful. I always felt like I had seen the same provider because everyone was so warm and helpful.

  • 10/08/2019

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

    Wait time in lobby has really improved! Thank you

  • 09/26/2019

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

    I really feel heard and understood by Lori. She is kind and understanding, and I am very grateful.

  • 08/06/2019

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

    Really love Dr Goranson

  • 08/06/2019

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

    Dr. Goranson is very genuine and easy to talk to!

  • 07/15/2019

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

    She is fantastic

  • 07/02/2019

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

    Dr Goranson is an excellent doctor in this field. She has continually made me feel comfortable and relaxed when talking about women?s health issues and concerns. I appreciate her calm and kind demeanor and her ability to communicate with me as an equal on a very personal level. She takes her time in listening and in giving advice/information. I am so glad to have met her at this office and will continue to request her as my provider. Thank you so much for making these types of doctor appointments so much easier!!

  • 05/16/2019

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

    Very understanding about any fears I might of had. WILLINGNESS TO LISTEN.

  • 04/29/2019

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

    I really like Dr Goransen.

  • 04/09/2019

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

    Dr Goranson is always a very thorough doctor and I always appreciate the time spent with her.

  • 02/04/2019

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

    Dr Goranson was so wonderful. It?s been a long time since I get heard and not dismissed by a physician.

  • 01/22/2019

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

    Always caring and responsive

  • 01/03/2019

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

    Lori was great! My only suggestion would be that I was very uncomfortable afterwards and I don?t know that I was well advised as to how much it would hurt for a while... just a heads up for future patients.

  • 12/20/2018

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

    I got all emotional and I really appreciated the time my provider took to talk to me!

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