Welcome to our McMinnville Clinic. The center services 7,300 patients annually with integrated primary care, mental health, OB care, dental, pharmacy and health education –all in one location.

We currently offer these services in McMinnville:

Primary Care

Primary Care

115 N.E. May Lane
McMinnville, OR 97128


Phone:  (503) 472-1338

Monday – Friday: 8am – 7pm

Exception: Closed every Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

For urgent issues after hours, current patients can call 800-876-6577 to speak to a provider. If you’re experiencing a medical emergency, please call 9-1-1.

To contact your care team, please use this directory.

Mailing Address: 
PO Box 6149
Aloha, Or  97007


  • Sunisa Chanyaputhipong, MD
  • Kelly Crawford, DO
  • Natalie DiFrancisco, PsyD

  • Kristin Garcia, PsyD

  • Alice Hamilton, MSN, CPNP
  • Licci Jaimes, PsyD candidate

  • Hannah Niestradt, APC
  • Margo Pipher, DO
  • Michael Schiferl, MD
  • Angelia Smith, APC
  • Linda Wheeler, CNM


Phone: (503) 883-4700

Monday: 7am – 6pm
Tuesday: 7:30am – 6:30pm
Wednesday: 7am – 6pm
Thursday: 7:30am – 6:30pm
Friday: 7:00am – 6pm

Mailing Address: 
PO Box 6149
Aloha, Or  97007

Dental Providers

  • Christopher Hansen, DMD

  • Katimarie Ralston, DDS

  • Kristen Short, RDH


Phone: (503) 883-5868

Monday – Tuesday: 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Thursday – Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Mailing Address: 
PO Box 6149
Aloha, Or  97007

Sunisa Chanyaputhipong, MD

  • Sunisa_ChanyaputhipongDoctor Sunisa Chanyaputhipong joined Virginia Garcia in May 2005. Dr. Chanyaputhipong practices full-spectrum family medicine and enjoys the variety of patients she sees. She values the therapeutic relationships she forms with her patients and strives to keep her patients educated about their health conditions and encourages them to optimize their health. She believes strongly in preventive medicine, family planning and vaccinations. In her spare time, she enjoys karate, traveling, and photographing her children.

    Medical Training: 

    • Residency Training: Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA, Family Practice Residency (2001-2004)
    • Medical School: University College Dublin, National University of Ireland, Dublin, Ireland Bachelor of Medicine,
      Bachelor of Surgery and Bachelor of the Art of Obstetrics (2001)
    • Undergraduate: Cornell University, Ithaca, NY Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry (1996)

    Board Certification:  American Board of Family Medicine

    Languages:  English, Thai, medical Spanish, conversational Mandarin Chinese

Kelly Crawford, DO

  • Kelly CrawfordDoctor Kelly Crawford joined Virginia Garcia in September of 2014. Dr. Crawford believes all patients deserve the best care regardless of their ability to pay. Her medical interests include helping patients partner in their health, natural remedies, behavior changes to promote health, and chronic disease management.  In her spare time she enjoys cooking, reading, playing with her two kids, and spending time with her husband.

    Medical Training:  Des Moines University, College of Osteopathy (2006)

    Residency: Genesys Regional Medical Center, Internal Medicine

    Board Certification: American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine (2009)

Alice Hamilton, MSN, CPNP

  • Nurse Practitioner Alice Hamilton specializes in pediatrics. She spent three years  in the Pediatric Pulmonary Center of Mt. Sinai Hospital in New York and went on to serve as a United States Air Force Captain for three years. She had a 20-year career with Kaiser Permanente and came on board with Virginia Garcia three years ago.

    Medical Training:

    Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Oregon Health Science University School of Nursing

    Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Florida in Gainesville School of Nursing


  • Specialty: Internal medicine (ages 16 and up)

    Languages:  English

    Education: B.S in General Science and Minor in Psychology 2012 Oregon State University

    M.S in Physician Assistant Studies 2017 Pacific University

    Certifications: Board certified nationally as a Physician Assistant as well as licensed by the Oregon Medical Board to practice in Oregon

    Memberships and Associations: Oregon Medical Board, American College of Physicians, American Academy of Physician Assistants

    Background: I am an Oregon native and enjoy all of the outdoor activities that our beautiful state has to offer. I enjoy working with undeserved populations with chronic and complicated disease and being a partner in their journey towards health.  I get fulfillment in providing compassionate care to those who would otherwise not have their needs met if it weren’t for clinics like Virginia Garcia.

Margo Pipher, DO

  • Margo_PipherDoctor Margo Pipher joined Virginia Garcia in 2008 with a primary focus in Internal Medicine. She enjoys caring for medically complex adults and is honored to provide the highest quality of individualized care she can to each patient. She is proud of and committed to Virginia Garcia’s common goal of raising the standard of health care in our underserved community.

    At home, she enjoys all types of outdoor activities, reading medical journals and spending time with family.

    Medical Education/Training:

    • Internal Medicine Residency / Internship: Kaiser Permanente Medical Center at Santa Clara, California
    • Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in Erie, Pennsylvania: Doctorate Degree
    • Southern Oregon University in Ashland, Oregon: BS Degree in Biology/Chemistry

    Medical License from the State of Oregon
    Doctorate Degree in Osteopathic Medicine
    Board Certified by American Osteopathic Association
    Previously Registered Respiratory Therapist (ICU focus) in the state of Oregon for 15 years

    Languages:  English and Spanish

Michael Schiferl, MD

  • Michael SchiferlDoctor Michael Schiferl joined Virginia Garcia in October of 2009. Dr. Schiferl’s medical interests include international medicine and medical relief, community health, pediatrics, and obstetrics. Having worked for community health for nearly 10 years, Michael joined Virginia Garcia Memorial Health Clinics to continue his interest and commitment to community health and helping the underserved both locally and overseas. In his free time he enjoys spending time with family and friends, nature, photography, motorcycling and touring, and travel.

    Medical Training:

    • University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, WI (2001) Medical Doctorate
    • Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK (2006) Diploma in Tropical Medicine

    Residency: Stanislaus Family Practice Residency, University of California-Davis, Modesto, CA (2004) Family Medicine

    Board Certification: American Board of Family Medicine (2014)

    Language: English and Spanish, Italian and Thai

  • Specialty: Family Medicine (ages 10 and up)

    Languages: English                                          

    Education: Pacific University 2017- Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies

    Portland State University 2014- Bachelor of Science in Psychology

    Certifications: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (2017)

    Background: Angelia’s main medical interests include preventative medicine, working with adolescents and the interplay between lifestyle and chronic diseases. In her personal life she enjoys outdoor activities, traveling and spending time with her family and friends.

Linda Wheeler, CNM

  • Linda_WheelerCertified Nurse Midwife Linda Wheeler joined Virginia Garcia in 2004. She has a keen interest in women’s health care. Linda particularly enjoys performing well-woman examinations (including Pap smears) during which women can talk about family planning, gynecological issues, and sexual health.  Linda is fascinated by the unique issues each woman brings to her clinic visit and appreciates the opportunity to influence their health. Having lived in Brazil and visited Central America and Africa, Linda joined Virginia Garcia to work with and learn from women of many cultures.

    Nurse-midwifery training: University of Mississippi

    Certification: American College of Nurse-Midwives

    Languages: English and Spanish

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