PORTLAND, Ore., February 19, 2013 - The University of Western States (UWS), a leader in the education of health care professionals, today announced that its East Portland clinic, Columbia Integrated Care, has moved to a 3,000 square foot facility that is more conveniently located and accessible for patients. The new clinic, one of the Health Centers of UWS, is located on the corner of NE Halsey Street and 122nd Avenue at 12141 NE Halsey Street in Portland, Oregon.
“UWS has provided health care services to the East Portland community and surrounding areas for more than 65 years,” said Dr. Joseph Pfeifer, vice president of clinics. “We are proud of our history and current role of helping to improve the health and wellness of our neighbors. This new facility will enhance our ability to address the health care needs of our patients in East Portland.”
East Portland Clinic Hours and Appointments
The East Portland clinic provides health care services to members of the surrounding communities and serves as a center for clinical training for advanced students in the UWS doctor of chiropractic and massage therapy programs. Patient care is supervised by Dr. Anita Roberts, a chiropractic physician, and Dr. Daniel DeLapp, a chiropractic physician who is also a naturopathic physician and licensed acupuncturist. In addition, Drs. DeLapp and Roberts oversee chiropractic interns, who as part of their training are engaged in providing individualized, chiropractic care to patients. Therapeutic massage services are provided by massage therapy students under the direct supervision of licensed massage therapists.
Services are available at the East Portland clinic on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. On Tuesdays, the clinic is open from 1:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., and on Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Chiropractic and massage therapy appointments can be made by calling the clinic at 503.808.7979.
Health Centers of UWS
The East Portland clinic is one of five health care facilities operated by the University of Western States. The clinics offer affordable, high quality health care services including chiropractic and massage therapy to surrounding communities and host a variety of public service events.
The locations of the other Health Centers of UWS are:
UWS Main Campus
2900 NE 132nd Avenue
Portland, OR 97230
1304 NW Civic Drive
Gresham, OR 97030
315 SW 4th Avenue
Portland, OR 97204
Chemeketa Community College
Building 8, Room 104
4000 Lancaster Drive NE
Salem, OR 97309
About the University of Western States
A world leader in the education of health care professionals, the University of Western States (UWS) provides a science-driven curriculum that delivers a solid foundation and competitive edge in preparing students for clinical practice. UWS is a regionally accredited, non-profit institution dedicated to improving the health of society through its education programs, research and clinical services. Founded in 1904, the University offers a Doctor of Chiropractic degree program, Master of Science degree programs in Exercise and Sports Science and in Nutrition and Functional Medicine, a Massage Therapy Certification program, and accredited Continuing Education programs for licensed health care professionals. UWS is a member of the Oregon Collaborative for Integrative Medicine, an organization that aims to advance integrative health care through education, research, patient care and advocacy.