Dr. Goranson grew up in Hillsboro, Oregon and majored in Biology at Lewis and Clark College in Portland, Oregon. She attended medical school at Oregon Health & Science University. Dr. Goranson completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in New Hampshire. During her residency, Dr. Goranson won an award from the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists for her research on an automated Group B streptococcus test used in the care of pregnant women. Following the completion of her residency, Dr. Goranson held an academic appointment as a clinical instructor at Dartmouth Medical School. Dr. Goranson enjoys caring for women throughout different stages of their lives, including adolescence, the childbearing years, pregnancy, and menopause. As an obstetrician and gynecologist, she works together with her patients to ensure that they receive the care, education, and treatment that suits them best. Her special areas of interest include contraception, evaluation and management of abnormal pap smears, minimally invasive treatment options, and general obstetrics. Dr. Goranson is board-certified in obstetrics and gynecology. Dr. Goranson enjoys cooking, traveling, and biking around Portland. She also enjoys spending time with her friends and family, including her husband, son, and French Bulldog. She is happy to return home to the Pacific Northwest after spending five years in New England!