Internal Medicine Physician Joins Tuality Medical Staff

August 18, 2010

For immediate release
Contact:  Gerry Ewing / 503-681-1654

Tuality Healthcare is pleased to welcome Eduardo Vides, M.D., to the medical staff. Dr. Vides is a board certified internal medicine specialist who practices at Westside Medical Clinic, 21255 NW Jacobson Rd., suite 500, in Hillsboro. He is available for appointments by calling 503-439-8668.

Dr. Vides earned his medical degree at the Autonomous School of Medical Sciences in San Jose, Costa Rica, where he was ranked first in his class. He went on to fulfill internship training at Costa Rican hospitals, where he gained experience with a number of specialties, including pediatrics, surgery, internal medicine, and obstetrics and gynecology.

His training then brought him to Staten Island University Hospital in New York, where he completed a residency program in internal medicine/primary care, and fellowship training in both primary care and geriatrics/nursing home care.

Dr. Vides, who speaks Spanish, most recently served as a hospitalist at Legacy Emanuel Medical Center in Portland. Prior, he was an internal medicine physician at the Legacy Medical Group clinic in St. Helens.

Named to the top 100 physicians list compiled by the American Consumers’ Research Council, Dr. Vides has special interest in geriatrics, and collagen vascular diseases. He is a member of the American College of Physicians and the American Society of Internal Medicine.

When away from his practice, he enjoys hiking and reading.