Dr. West comes to Bend Memorial Clinic from Baylor College of Medicine where she was an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Department of Medicine, Hematology and Oncology Department. At Baylor College of Medicine, Dr. West worked solely in breast care with world famous experts at the Lester and Sue Smith Breast Center and BMC is thrilled to have Dr. West’s experience as a breast cancer specialist in house. She also has an interest in the importance of physician-patient communication and has published academic articles on this topic.
She completed her Internal Medicine residency at University of Washington, Seattle, her Medical Degree at University of Colorado Health Sciences Center and her Bachelor of Arts from Rice University in Houston, TX. Dr. West also completed a Chief Residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Washington and a Fellowship in Hematology and Oncology at the University of Virginia.