New doctor feels right at home in town, at county health center
November 21, 2018
Sweet Home Health Center has a new physician.
Dr. Denise Kelley is celebrating one year in Oregon, and two months as a full-time physician in Sweet Home.
She studied at Hahnemann Medical College in Philadelphia specializing in family medicine, and remained in Pennsylvania for 18 years before moving to a smaller community in Wyoming.
"I always wanted to live in small towns and help like Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman," Kelley said. "That's what I wanted to be: Hang out in the town, be the doctor."
Kelley moved to Oregon last year to join the Community Health Centers of Benton and Linn counties, a...