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  • Obstetrics and Gynecology


Professional Education

Oregon Health Sciences University

Board Certification

  • AMCB

Office Information


Patient Ratings and Comments

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4.9 out of 5 (81 Ratings, 24 Comments)


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Patient Comment June 2020
it means so much to be seen as a individual and not as someone who is sick during pregnancy. she listened cared and treated me with respect
Patient Comment June 2020
I had a lot of questions and Michelle answered every one. I appreciate her patience in working through each of the questions and delivery scenarios we discussed.
Patient Comment June 2020
*Michelle is the best midwife! The entire practice is awesome. *Michelle is caring & knowledgeable. So glad to see her - a real asset to the network!
Patient Comment April 2020
nothing but amazing things to say. she was respectful and answered all of my questions.
Patient Comment April 2020
She has a sweet personality!
Patient Comment March 2020
Dr. Kauffman was empathetic, compassionate, and took time to listen to my concerns, even in the midst of the COVID-19 crisis. She was excellent and I look forward to working with her in the future.
Patient Comment March 2020
Everyone was very kind.
Patient Comment February 2020
Michelle was kind, patient, and sensitive to my concerns. She listened carefully to what I had to say, and provided me with thoughtful feedback. She spent the time necessary to make sure all my questions were answered, and my concerns were addressed.
Patient Comment January 2020
loved her, very personable and respectful. Hope she will be on-call when I deliver!!
Patient Comment October 2019
the entire staff was so friendly and had a very warm welcome all of my concerns were met and I was seen so quickly with no delays. all the staff here was amazing
Patient Comment October 2019
present, asked lots of questions to make sure I was feeling good about where I'm at with the pregnancy, kind and easy to talk to
Patient Comment October 2019
loved it all. very informative and helpful. best place I have ever been for OBGYN services. will remain with this practice 100%.
Patient Comment September 2019
Michelle is wonderful! She remembered specific details from my delivery over a year ago. She took a genuine interest in my life and I feel that she truly cares about her patients! She also provided a great resource for a problem that I was dealing with.
Patient Comment August 2019
I love going to Reading Birth Center, the experience from beginning to end is wonderful. *Michelle & the other providers are so kind & professional! (Thank you!)
Patient Comment August 2019
Michelle provided me with excellent care, in a respectful and professional fashion. Michelle makes sure to take the time to ensure that you feel heard and respected, and does her best to offer advice and find a solution to any problem that you may be having. I look forward to scheduling all future appointments with her.