Julia Carr, M.D.
Graduated from Oregon Health & Science University School Of Medicine in 2012 and completed her pediatric residency training at OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital in 2015. Prior to applying for medical school Dr. Carr was a preschool teacher. She graduated from Stanford University with a BA in Psychology focusing on children’s early cognitive development. Dr. Carr feels privileged to work with children of all ages to keep them healthy. She especially enjoys helping families navigate the parenting of newborns and small children.
Laurel Bradford, M.D.
Graduated from the University of Utah School of Medicine in 2010 and then completed her pediatric residency at the University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children's Hospital (Go Blue!). Dr. Bradford grew up in West Linn, Oregon, so she was excited to return to her Oregonian roots when she joined The Children's Clinic after residency. Prior to medical school, she attended college at Stanford University where she studied biology and music. She is board certified in Pediatrics and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Kristin L.R. Wallis, M.D.
Was born and raised in Portland. She graduated from Oregon State University in 1985, and from Oregon Health Sciences University in 1989. Her pediatric training was completed at UCLA Medical Center.
Audrey Unrau, M.D.
Dr. Unrau started her practice with The Children’s Clinic in 1997. Her medical school training was in Albuquerque, New Mexico, at the University of New Mexico School of Medicine. She completed her 3 year residency at All Children’s Hospital in St. Petersburg Florida. She is a board certified Pediatrician and Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
She is married with a daughter and son. Her free time is spent hanging out with family & friends, outdoor recreation and rooting for the Timbers.
Sarah Tycast, M.D.
Graduated from St. Louis University School of Medicine in 2003. She then completed a residency program in Pediatrics at St. Louis Children’s Hospital in 2006. She stayed at SLCH working in their Adolescent Center for 5 years before moving to Portland in 2011. She is board certified and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Tycast enjoys working with families and children of all ages and in particular has a passion for the adolescent population and the complexities of that developmental stage. Dr.
Kari Smart, M.D.
Graduated from Oregon Health Sciences University. She then completed her residency at Doernbecher Children’s Hospital in 1999. The first nine years of her practice were spent caring for patients both in the clinic and as a hospitalist at Doernbecher. In 2008 she was excited to join the Children’s Clinic as a practice share partner with Dr. Cannon, a friend and colleague from residency. As a pediatrician, Dr. Smart enjoys caring for children and teens through all stages of their lives, and also working with parents through both their struggles and their joys.
Laura K. Murphy, M.D.
Graduated from the University of Southern California School of Medicine in 1998. She then completed a residency program in Pediatrics at the University of California at Irvine in 2001. She worked as a general pediatrician in California for several years before she and her husband moved up to Portland in 2004. She is board certified and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Murphy grew up in Southern California and attended college at Princeton University where she graduated in 1993 with a Bachelors Degree in History.
Cameron Luck, M.D.
Graduated from Medical School from the Oregon Health Sciences University (OHSU) and also completed his Pediatric Residency at OHSU in 1987. Dr. Luck is board certified in Pediatrics and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Luck received his BS in Engineering at OSU prior to attending medical school. He joined the clinic in 1999 and was a patient of The Children’s Clinic as an infant. Dr. Luck is currently The Children’s Clinic President. He is happily married and enjoys the challenge of raising his two daughters.
Sara J. Laun Cannon, M.D.
Graduated from Medical school at the University of Wisconsin-Madison (Go Badgers!) in 1995. She completed residency at Oregon Health Sciences University in 1998 and started work at The Children’s Clinic. Sara grew up in Wisconsin and continues to be a big Green Bay Packer fan. She graduated from college at the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire where she swam 4 years on the NAIA championship team. In 2002 she was inducted into the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire Blugold Hall of Fame for swimming. Dr. Cannon is board certified in Pediatrics and a fellow in the Academy of Pediatrics.
John E. Kilty, M.D., PhD
Graduated from Yale University School of Medicine in 1995. While attending Yale University, Dr. Kilty also completed his PhD in molecular biology and neuroscience. His pediatric residency was completed at Oregon Health Science University where he also served a year as Chief Resident of Pediatrics. Dr. Kilty is board certified in pediatrics and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
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The Children's Clinic of Oregon
Nurses and pediatricians of Portland and Tualatin Oregon's The Childrens Clinic have been serving the community since 1911. Our pediatric department is here for you and your child. We are a Tier 3 Patient Centered Medical Home. Our pediatricians, nurses, and staff provide comprehensive primary care. After hours care, 24 hour advice nurses, and well child visits are a few of our available services.
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