Meet the Staff
Our highly trained staff members work together to create positive experiences for our patients. Whether you need advanced gynecology care in Portland, Oregon, or visit us for any of our cosmetic services, you will be treated with genuine care and compassion. We invite you learn a bit about our exceptional staff members.
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Dr. Rosenfield's Medical Assistant
Kathy Fuller joined our team in June 2014 as Dr. Rosenfield's Medical Assistant. She has over 25 years of experience in gynecology and women's health. Kathy is a native Oregonian who grew up in Springfield and received her Medical Assistant Certificate at Lane Community College. She prides herself on being friendly and welcoming. She enjoys getting to know patients, being an advocate, and a trusted resource. When Kathy is not working she enjoys cooking, reading, and travelling to tropical destinations with her husband. She also loves spending time with her very energetic grandson.
RVT – Vascular Sonographer for the Vein Clinic at PWC
Israel has been performing vascular ultrasound examinations for 15 years. He graduated with a bachelor's degree in vascular ultrasound from the Oregon Institute of Technology in 1997 in the second year the degree program was offered, during which he did his internship in Phoenix, Arizona. He has been assisting in endovenous ablation and microstab phlebectomy procedures since 2005.
Israel is a native Oregonion, who grew up in Stayton, Oregon, and moved to Beaverton after graduation from college. He is not married and lives with his 2 cats, spending his free time playing computer and board games with his friends, streaming movies, reading books on his Kindle, and more recently meadmaking, the process of turning honey into wine. His parents and sister also live in Oregon and he spends time with them on the weekends watching NASCAR and catching up.
Patient Coordinator, ASC
Patsy Ruffner joined Pearl Women's Center in April 2010. After almost 20 years in healthcare, 17 of them in dentistry/oral surgery, she was thrilled to have the opportunity to work at our clinic. She appreciates working with such an amazing group of people, both staff and providers, who are dedicated to the care and maintenance of women's health and related issues. Patsy spends the majority of her day working in the SurgiCenter and is the primary contact on the telephone. She believes the value of "customer service" can never be underestimated, coupled with respect and genuine concern for each and every patient.
When not working, Patsy spends her time with family, friends and 2 Labs, Otis and Riley. She is a native Oregonian who loves travelling, scuba diving, camping, kayaking, gardening and driving her '66 Mustang.
Front Desk Patient Care Coordinator
Karen Morris joined our team in July 2010 as our front desk patient care coordinator. She has over 7 years of experience working in alternative care and gynecology. Karen prides herself on making it the best experience possible each time a patient walks through the door or calls on the phone. She is a native Oregonian and enjoys what the state has to offer. When Karen is not at work, she enjoys gardening, camping, cooking and spending time with family.
Surgery Coordinator & Credentialing Coordinator
Robin Thomas joined Pearl Women's Center in 2006. She has more than 20 years of medical office experience. She is our surgery coordinator/credentialing coordinator for the clinic as well as our SurgiCenter. She enjoys her one-on-one contact with our patients. Her goal is to help make our patient's surgical experience as easy and stress free as possible. She is a recent new grandmother to a very special little girl and loves spending time with her family and her dog, Cali, a boxer. She also loves spending as much time as possible in the outdoors.