WFMC Health

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In 1995, three doctors came together and founded Willamette Family Medical Center (now WFMC Health). They created WFMC Health with the goal to serve unmet needs of uninsured/underinsured residents of Marion-Polk counties. Now, we work as a non-profit 501(c)(3) medical clinic. Above all, we promise that no patient is denied care based on being unable to pay.

Since the beginning, WFMC Health continues to grow. We are friendly, genuine and compassionate. As a result, our staff of over 50 has cared for more than 30,000 patients. You can count on our doctors and staff to listen, offer real advice, and give great care to every patient.

We pride ourselves in offering the highest quality health care. You’ll find a team of supportive professionals who are here to help you. We offer a broad range of family health care services in one welcoming space.

The Oregon Health Authority has designated WFMC Health as a Tier 5 Patient-Centered Medical Home. We have also been certified as a Providence Medical Home by Providence Health Plans. This recognition means we are highly qualified to offer comprehensive health care that meets your needs.

Our skilled team strives to make it easy for you and your family to thrive. We’re the one-stop location for all of your medical needs. Come to us for medical and maternity visits, lab work, therapy, care management, community resources, and more.

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5 Star Review By Keith K.

WFMC Clinic Staff where very Polite and Friendly. They where knowledgeable in procedures and helpful. It was my first time there and so far it was Satisfactory.

Keith K. Feb 16th, 2024 Google

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Staff Members

Olivia Galvez, MD

Family Health

Dr. Olivia Galvez is a board certified Family Medicine physician practicing at WFMC Health in Salem, Oregon since 2015. She graduated from Oregon State Uni…

Salvador Ortega, MD

Family Health

Dr. Ortega is one of WFMC’s founding physicians. He has worked in the Salem community for over 15 years, providing a wide range of services to the un…

Vaniza Naveed, MD

Pediatrician

Dr. Naveed joined WFMC in August 2020, and specializes in pediatrics. She completed her pediatric residency at Tulane University School of Medicine in New …

Edwin Centerwall, MD

Pediatrician

Dr. Centerwall joined WFMC in October 2020. He specializes in pediatrics, and is fluent in English and Spanish. He attended medical school at Montemorelos …

Neda Afzali, MD

Pediatrician

Dr. Neda Afzali joined WFMC in November 2022 after practicing for 13 years in Albany, Oregon. She attended medical school at University of Colorado Health …

Barbara Pociurko, MD

Internist

Dr. Pociurko joined our clinic in September 2020, and specializes in internal medicine. She is fluent in English and Spanish, and attended medical school i…

Nneoma Nnodum, MD

Internist

Dr. Nnodum joined our clinic in September 2020, and specializes in internal medicine. She attended the University of Nigeria, Nsukka for her medical degree…

Rahwa Hanna, PNP

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Kristen Jamsa, FNP, CNM

Family Nurse Practitioner

Kristen Jamsa joined the WFMC team in 2016 with over 20 years of experience caring for families, mothers, and babies in professional roles as a labor and d…

Elaine Hanks, FNP

Family Nurse Practitioner

Elaine Hanks believes that medicine is a team approach with the patient as the leader. She takes time to learn about her patients and their perceptions of …

Miguel Gonzalez, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Miguel Gonzalez joined our Behavioral Health team in January 2022. He began his education by completing a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology, then co…

Alberto Vazquez, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Alberto joined the Behavioral Health team in August 2022. He uses strength-based, creative approaches to therapy that may include CBT, Motivational Intervi…

Daisy Barrios, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Daisy joined our Behavioral Health team in November 2021. She takes a collaborative approach to therapy that is individual-centered. Therapy approaches she…

Ana Vilches-Abades, CSWA

Clinical Social Work Associate

Ana earned a Bachelor of Science in Psychology degree from Purdue University, and recently obtained her Master of Social Work degree from Indiana Universit…
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