Meredith K. Williams, MD - Physician and Surgeon in Portland, OR and Portland, OR

Provider Bio

Meredith Williams, MD, is a board-certified maternal-fetal medicine physician and surgeon at Northwest Perinatal Center in Portland, Oregon.

About the Provider

Dr. Williams grew up in Ann Arbor, Michigan. She attended the University of Michigan in her home town, receiving her bachelor’s degree before going on to the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Maryland. She returned to Ann Arbor for her OB/GYN specialty training. As a fourth year resident, she was recognized with an “Excellence in Medical Student Teaching” award.

After residency, Dr. Williams completed her maternal-fetal medicine fellowship at the University of California at Davis. She went on to serve on the faculty at the Indiana University School of Medicine, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, where she was recognized again for excellence in teaching as a member of the 4.0 Society for Excellence in Medical Student Teaching. She was also involved in research related to obesity, preterm labor and preterm premature rupture of membranes, in addition to seeing patients in the clinic and hospital setting.

Board-certified in OB/GYN and maternal-fetal medicine, Dr. Williams’ passion is helping families have successful pregnancies despite being high-risk. Her clinical interests also include prenatal diagnosis and diabetes in pregnancy. When not at work, she enjoys reading and sewing and is an avid sports fan – hockey and football, especially!

Certifications

  • American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Maternal-Fetal Medicine, 2010
  • American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2007

Education

  • Fellowship:

    Maternal Fetal Medicine, Univeristy of California Davis, 2008

  • Residency:

    OB/GYN, University of Michigan Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2005

  • Internship:

    OB/GYN, University of Michigan Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2002

  • Medical School:

    Doctor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2001

  • Undergraduate Degree:

    Bachelor of Science, Biology, University of Michigan, 1997

Memberships

  • American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine

  • Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine

  • Oregon Medical Association

  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Awards

  • Top Doctors and Nurses, Portland Monthly Magazine, 1970
  • Top Doctors and Nurses, Portland Monthly Magazine, 2019
  • Top Doctors and Nurses, Portland Monthly Magazine, 2017

Patient Survey Responses

  • Provider Ratings (65)
  • Patient Comments (6)

Advice given to you on ways to stay healthy?

4.64 out of 5

Amount of time spent with you?

4.69 out of 5

Explaining things in a way you could understand?

4.6 out of 5

Including you in decision-making about your treatment plan?

4.72 out of 5

Instructions regarding medication/follow-up care?

4.68 out of 5

Knowledge of healthcare received from other providers?

4.54 out of 5

Knowledge of important information about your medical history?

4.56 out of 5

Taking time to answer your questions?

4.62 out of 5

The thoroughness of the examination?

4.61 out of 5

Willingness to listen carefully to you?

4.65 out of 5
  • 02/11/2020

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

    Dr Williams was very thoroughly, kind and took time to explain everything in language I could understand and consistently made sure I didn't have any questions. She was great.

  • 01/29/2020

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

    I feel so fortunate to under the care of Dr. Williams and her team. Having a high risk pregnancy, I completely trust her care, procedure recommendations and insight. She explains everything thoroughly and takes the time to answer all of our questions.

  • 01/08/2020

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

    Dr Meredith Williams is amazing!!! Takes time to listen and thoroughly explain options. Very personable, knowledgeable, and caring! Fantastic doctor!!

  • 01/08/2020

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

    our provider was very thorough, touching on every point we could have asked, and was very attentive, spending a lot of time with us talking about things to look out for and other information to keep in mind.

  • 12/04/2019

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

    She has gone above and beyond to provide information to me as a first time mom that would help with providing care for when the baby comes

  • 11/11/2019

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

    Dr Williams was amazing! She answered all my questions and addressed any concerns I had and explained everything. For the first time during my pregnancy I felt like I was supported and informed of the entire process and what the potential outcomes could be and game plan of those different outcomes. I can?t say enough foo things about her and meeting with her for my appointment.

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