In her practice, Katherine Ching, M.D., enjoys seeing her patients get back to activities they enjoy following surgery. "There are a wide variety of tools and techniques to employ in surgery," she says. "My goal is to tailor the treatment to get the best possible result for the patient as quickly and safely as possible."
Dr. Ching specializes in all general surgery procedures utilizing open, laparoscopic and robotic-assisted techniques. Those include hernias and abdominal wall reconstruction, gallbladder pathology, intestinal pathology, soft tissue masses, breast pathology, spleen pathology, and more.
After earning her medical degree from Oregon Health & Science University, Dr. Ching completed her internship and residency at Kaiser Permanente in Los Angeles. She is board certified in general surgery.
Dr. Ching was born and raised in Portland, Ore. During college, she played softball for Yale University and led the school and NCAA in several statistical categories.