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Merinda Sterner, PA-C

Certified Physician Assistant located in Portland, OR

About Sterner

After six years of service in the United States Army as a medic for the 101st Airborne Division, Merinda Sterner, PA-C, decided to pursue her passion and is now a physician assistant. She currently serves the community at Sellwood Medical Clinic, which has three locations in Portland, Oregon. 

After serving as a health care specialist for the Army, Merinda earned her undergraduate degree in health sciences from Portland State University in Oregon in 2012. She then moved to Salt Lake City to attend the University of Utah’s physician assistant studies program. 

Merinda returned to Oregon in 2015 to work as a primary care provider in Lake Oswego. Her years of traveling for work have deepened Merinda’s ability to connect with her wide range of patients. She consistently cultivates a warm, trusting environment for her patients, allowing them to feel comfortable asking questions and voicing their concerns.

As a primary care provider, Merinda emphasizes the importance of preventive care, which is why she works with her patients to achieve their unique health and wellness goals. From annual physical exams and diabetes care to immunizations and high blood pressure management, Merinda offers her patients an array of health care services.

Outside of work, Merinda enjoys running, hiking, snowboarding, kayaking, and sampling the delicious gourmet cuisines that Portland, Oregon, has to offer.

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After six years of service in the United States Army as a medic for the 101st Airborne Division, Merinda Sterner, PA-C, decided to pursue her passion and is now a physician assistant. She currently serves the community at Sellwood Medical Clinic, which has three locations in Portland, Oregon. 

After serving as a health care specialist for the Army, Merinda earned her undergraduate degree in health sciences from Portland State University in Oregon in 2012. She then moved to Salt Lake City to attend the University of Utah’s physician assistant studies program. 

Merinda returned to Oregon in 2015 to work as a primary care provider in Lake Oswego. Her years of traveling for work have deepened Merinda’s ability to connect with her wide range of patients. She consistently cultivates a warm, trusting environment for her patients, allowing them to feel comfortable asking questions and voicing their concerns.

As a primary care provider, Merinda emphasizes the importance of preventive care, which is why she works with her patients to achieve their unique health and wellness goals. From annual physical exams and diabetes care to immunizations and high blood pressure management, Merinda offers her patients an array of health care services.

Outside of work, Merinda enjoys running, hiking, snowboarding, kayaking, and sampling the delicious gourmet cuisines that Portland, Oregon, has to offer.

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At Sellwood Medical Clinic we accept most major insurance providers. If you do not see your provider listed, please contact the office for more information.

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