Klamath Health Partnership Welcomes Dr. Ralph Eccles
February 7, 2023
Klamath Falls, OR—Klamath Health Partnership, a leader in patient care, is pleased to welcome Ralph Eccles, DO to the medical staff.
A native of Klamath Falls, Oregon, Dr. Eccles graduated from Klamath Union High School. Starting medical school in Pomona, CA, he completed all of his clinical training in Portland, Oregon. Dr. Eccles served 14 years as General Medical Officer for the National Health Service Corps including Indian Health Service and military. He has also served as Medical Director of the Navajo Health Foundation and director of the Diabetes Prevention Program.
“Dr. Eccles’ experience and knowledge is second to none,” said Amanda Blodgett, Chief Executive Officer of Klamath Health Partnership. “His expertise is a perfect complement to our primary care team.”
In 2003 Dr. Eccles moved back to Klamath Falls and took a position at Cascades East Family Medicine Residency and in 2017 established his own consulting practice. After taking a few years off, he says, “(I) missed taking care of patients and interacting with colleagues and I was thrilled to be accepted to practice part-time with Klamath Health Partnership.”
Klamath Health Partnership is a Federally Qualified Health Center, a health center program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b. KHP operates Klamath Open Door at 2074 South 6th Street, Campus Convenient Care at 2684 Campus Drive, School Based Health Center at 3013 Summers Lane, Pine Street Open Door at 403 Pine Street, and Chiloquin Open Door at 103 Wasco Avenue in Chiloquin, OR. For additional information or to make an appointment, please call 541-851-8110.