Brittany Ellison, DO

Providing quality, compassionate care for you and your family

Brittany Ellison, DO

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Personal Biography:

Dr. Ellison is a resident physician of Samaritan Internal Medicine.

She earned a bachelor’s degree in linguistics from the University of Oregon in Eugene, and a medical degree from Touro University of Osteopathic Medicine in Henderson, Nev.

A Brownsville native, Dr. Ellison is excited to return to the mid-Willamette Valley to practice medicine. Dr. Ellison is a strong supporter of preventative medicine and enjoys working closely with her patients to create individual health plans that work.

In her free time, Dr. Ellison enjoys hiking, outdoor activities, traveling and music.

Medical Education and Training:

Bachelor’s degree: University of Oregon
Medical degree: Touro University of Osteopathic Medicine

Location:

Specialty:

  • Internal Medicine
    Internal medicine providers focus on adult medicine and have had special training to diagnose and treat adult diseases. They may be physicians, nurse practitioners or physician assistants. They serve as a primary care provider for their patients.
  • Resident Physician
    Resident physicians, known as residents, have earned medical degrees and practice medicine under the supervision of fully licensed physicians, usually in a hospital or clinic.

    Medical residency provides in-depth training within a specific branch of medicine such as family practice, internal medicine, psychiatry, orthopedic surgery, general surgery or other specialties and builds upon the broad range of medical knowledge and basic clinical skills learned in medical school, enabling the physician to get more hands-on medical practice experience.