Bridget Kammerzelt, PA-C

Providing quality, compassionate care for you and your family

Bridget Kammerzelt, PA-C

Personal Biography:

Bridget is a certified physician assistant who received a bachelor’s degree in nutrition science from Oregon State University and a master’s of physician assistant studies from Oregon Health & Science University in Portland. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and Oregon Society of Physician Assistants.

Bridget worked for Samaritan Health Services in a variety of roles prior to joining Samaritan Heart & Vascular Institute. She and her husband are avid hikers, readers and writers, barbecuers, and bicyclists. Bridget also enjoys gardening and photography.

Medical Education and Training:

Bachelor's degree: Oregon State University
Master's degree: Oregon Health & Science University



  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
    Cardiothoracic surgery is a specialty that involves the surgical treatment of diseases affecting organs inside the thorax (the chest), including treatment of conditions of the heart (heart disease) and lungs (lung disease).
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
    Cardiovascular surgery is surgery on the heart or large vessels, performed by surgeons to treat complications of ischemic heart disease (for example, coronary artery bypass grafting), congenital heart disease, or valvular heart disease from various causes including endocarditis, rheumatic heart disease and atherosclerosis. Services include less invasive bypass surgery requiring only very small incisions, as well as other innovative treatment options for a variety of heart conditions.