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Willamette Valley Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

Our Team


Elizabeth Ackerman, MDElizabeth Ackerman, MD

Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Ackerman earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and Medical Degree at Emory University in Atlanta, GA. She completed her residency in Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Montreal in Canada. She is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. She loves spending time with her family and enjoys ice skating, gymnastics, ballet, and photography.

Education

Medical School: Emory University School of Medicine
Residency: University of Montreal in Quebec

Mark Thomas, MDMark Thomas, MD

Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon

Education

Medical School: University of Texas Health Science Center
Internship: University of Texas Health Science Center; General Surgery
Residency: University of Texas Health Science Center; Orthopedic Surgery




 

Derek Rains, MDDerek Rains, MD

Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Rains is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon fellowship trained in sports medicine. He is the Head Team Physician for Linfield College and the Team Physician for McMinnville High School.

Education

Medical School: University of Washington School of Medicine
Internship: University of Washington Department of General Surgery
Residency: University of Washington Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine