Climer Curtis
Legacy Health Partners

Curtis Climer, MD

Primary Care

  • My Specialties:

    Internal Medicine, Board-certified
  • My Areas of Focus:

    Diabetes, Cardiovascular Disease
  • Languages:

    English, Interpreters available for other languages
  • Gender:

    Male

PATIENT RATING: 4.9 OUT OF 5 ( 167 RATINGS & 84 COMMENTS)

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Where I see patients

Legacy Medical Group-Woodburn

About Me:

My philosphy is straight forward: when you have a good primary care physician, with easy access to care and we have a good relationship, you will find that most of your problems can be handled as an outpatient. Your health and life depend on you having someone you can talk to and be heard by. I believe that good public health is the primary basis for all of healthcare. Public health comes in many forms, but over my career I have become concerned about a form of public health I call spiritual public health. I believe each of us is continuously growing and developing in many ways throughout our lives. My mid-life work has taught me the value and importance of developing our souls. I believe every stage of life has a spiritual journey which needs development and expression. To the extent we are successful at this development, we will have good spiritual public health. Hobbies include: Hiking, Music, Photography, Art, Hunting, Gardening

Education:
Chief Residency: Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center
Residency: Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center
Internship: Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center
Medical School: Oregon Health & Science University
Masters: Western Oregon University
Year I Started Practice: 1982
Hospitals Served: Legacy Meridian Park Medical Center

Patient Rating

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4.9 out of 5     167 Ratings     84 Comments

Sep 21, 2021
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Friendly ,brought up drug interaction

Sep 20, 2021
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Great staff and service. Have referred three people so far!

Sep 17, 2021
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Dr Climer is a very thorough doctor. He is interested in my health. He seems to be astute about my needs and health.

Sep 14, 2021
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Dr Climer has been my doctor for years. He's an excellent doctor

Sep 13, 2021
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Dr. Climer is always ready to listen to me and get the answers that I need.

Sep 7, 2021
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Dr Climer is amazing. He may run later than some other providers, but it is because he cares about each and every one of his patients. He takes his time listening to their concerns and talks oabout treatment in a way anyone could understand.

Aug 27, 2021
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He is very thorough

Aug 23, 2021
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He is very good at what he does

Aug 10, 2021
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Top notch group! Proud to be under their care.!

Jul 29, 2021
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Great experiences! Always returns calls and follow ups. I'm very pleased with my healthcare team.

Jul 26, 2021
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Couteous, attentive and eaily understood.

Jul 22, 2021
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Dr. Climer is one of the most thorough and helpful doctors I have found. Really thankful for his care!!

Jul 14, 2021
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Dr Climer has been my doctor for over 25 years and I wouldn't change him for any other. Always has the time to listen and not rush you out for the next patient. He's awesome

Jun 30, 2021
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Very good

Jun 25, 2021
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I have NEVER had a bad experience with Dr. Climer, or ANY of his staff. I feel like a friend every time I see Dr. Climer, from Vicki at the reception desk to Roberto in the exam room. I have recommended Dr. Climer to everyone I care about, and they have become his patients as well. They, too, rave about his compassion and empathy, from my wife, to my brother to my best friend. We ALL feel the same way. I don't care to envision my health care experience without Dr. Climer guiding me. I REALLY can't say enough good things about him or his staff. I honestly Thank God for his care.

Jun 25, 2021
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I get test results in email and really don't understand what they are or mean

Jun 22, 2021
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all the staff who interacted with us were very friendly kind patient interested understanding helpful folks

Jun 17, 2021
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first visit. so far so good.

Jun 8, 2021
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a very good appt. Dr. Climer very good listener and answeres my questions!

Jun 8, 2021
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everyone was pleasant and did a good job.

May 26, 2021
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good

May 21, 2021
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Dr Climer, is a wonderful, caring person and Doctor. his shoes will be impossible fill, when he decides to retire..... I will be so sad ... The staff, PC's, ex-ray are amazing

May 19, 2021
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I probably should not have gone to Dr. Climer. It was ordered through the VA. Send all billing to the VA.

May 18, 2021
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all good

May 17, 2021
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Covered my drugs & concerns.

May 12, 2021
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Receptionist was kinda snotty, did not seem like she wanted to be there.

May 12, 2021
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very good

May 11, 2021
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everyone I dealt with was completely competent and professional.

May 10, 2021
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The Provider, over the past 15 years, has always provided me with attentive listening and clear and studied advice. He has great bedside manner, open to opinion and my personal observations, discusses and explains advice clearly and understandably. I cannot provide a higher recommendation and I have sent family members to him for their care. Good Job!

Apr 23, 2021
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the visit was a good experience and we got answers to our needs.

Apr 22, 2021
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Dr Climer spent a good amount of time with me and answered questions.

Apr 21, 2021
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Dr Climer is very Good man as well as Great Doctor! he always hears what I have to say!!

Apr 21, 2021
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doctor was running from his previous appointment but he was able to answer all my questions and concerns

Apr 19, 2021
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Always takes Itime go to discuss issues and answer qurdtioms.

Apr 13, 2021
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Sometimes, Dr. Climer forgets to talk about test results.

Apr 13, 2021
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Good experiences, Sometimes the wait time is a little long.

Apr 6, 2021
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The medical assistant is always very attentive and professional. Dr. Climer is calm, attentive and always explains everything to me so I understand.

Apr 5, 2021
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Dr. Climer is by far the best Internal Medicine doctor I've ever been with and I'm [age removed] years old. He always takes time for you and he never acts rushed to see his next patient. He is kind, understanding and very supportive. He explains everything in a way you can understand and wants only the best for you. I have recommended him to several friends who now have him as their primary provider and all have said they are so happy to have finally found a great doctor who not only listens but cares about them as a person and is very considerate of what your concerns are. Dr. Climer in my opinion is the best of the best! I always recommend him to family and friends! I think that says a lot about him, not only as a doctor but as a person who deeply cares about each one of his patients.

Apr 2, 2021
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Dr. Climer NEVER makes me feel unimportant, is not autocratic in his attitude, does not criticize me for using "alternate" treatments or supplements, is willing to share HIMSELF with me which I like very much.

Apr 2, 2021
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EVERY TIME I had additional questions or concerns, Dr. Climer and his PA. answered them with dignity and clearness. if the answers were not readily known..Dr. Climer would look the answers up right in front of me and while my questions were still fresh.

Mar 26, 2021
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Dr. ok, wait time for this visit was way too long.

Mar 26, 2021
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I have recommended Dr. Climer to 3 of my relatives and friends. Each one raves about Dr. Climer's concern. I'd hate to have to go anywhere else, as he is unparalleled with his empathy.

Mar 24, 2021
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Dr Climer ask questions and took notes on what we were saying about illness. looked genuinely concerned for my well being.

Mar 23, 2021
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Very concerned about my health and how I was feeling.

Mar 16, 2021
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Always attentive and caring.

Mar 16, 2021
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Dr. Climer takes the quickest easiest way to diagnosis a problem and is not very thorough. It seems as if he is afraid to treat me in a normal Doctor/Patient manner.

Mar 15, 2021
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very good

Mar 15, 2021
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Very good Doctor

Mar 10, 2021
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Met with Dr. Climer for the first time met all my expectations

Feb 22, 2021
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Dr Climer was very patient and took more time to evaluate the patient than I would have expected in situation. The evaluation was preparatory for going into a Memory Care facility, and was very thorough. We were very appreciative. (signed) the patient's husband

Feb 9, 2021
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He reminded me of an absent minded professor!

Feb 9, 2021
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Dr. Climer helped me with an on going problem while my regular doctor was out of the office. He was very helpful and I appreciate him fitting me in so quickly even though I'm not his regular patient.

Feb 8, 2021
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Very good, very professional, attentive.

Feb 5, 2021
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He solved my problem quickly and painlessly and explained everything to me perfectly

Feb 1, 2021
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Dr Climer is friendly, competent and adept at evaluating options for care.

Feb 1, 2021
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This was my first visit with Dr Climer, I found him pleasant, professional and smart, also kind and through

Jan 26, 2021
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Dr. Climer very professional and knowledgeable.

Jan 26, 2021
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I always feel like I get great care

Jan 25, 2021
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this was an initial visit to establish new relationship with the doctor. I really liked the visit and hope he helps me address my urgent needs. he was really good at listening to me and seemed to pay attention to the symptoms I presented. I'm looking forward to the next visit.

Jan 25, 2021
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Dr. Climer is always very through!

Jan 22, 2021
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Excellent appontmet. Dr. Climer is an outstanding diagnostician and I am very fortunate to have him as my Primary physician.

Jan 22, 2021
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I feel that Dr. Climer and his staff always treat me wonderfully. My questions are always treated with respect and always answered.

Jan 20, 2021
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The whole experience was respectful and professional.

Jan 12, 2021
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Dr. Climer, his assistant and staff seem to really care about me and my health!,

Jan 11, 2021
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I am very happy with DR. Climer and the Legacy system.

Jan 8, 2021
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Dr. Climer is a very knowledgeable physician and an excellent listener.

Jan 6, 2021
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Dr. Climer is very respectful and knowledgeable.He never rushes me, and carefully listens to all of my concerns. he doesn't discount anything I say and asks good questions to find the source of a problem. He keeps up with current studies and I have every confidence in his advice. He has helped me both emotional and physically. He is a good person who also happens to be a doctor.

Jan 5, 2021
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my Dr. an his assistant are kind an they answered all my questions.

Jan 4, 2021
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Good new patients first time.

Dec 30, 2020
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Dr Climer is always professional and informative.

Dec 21, 2020
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Good!

Dec 17, 2020
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Dr. Climer did a very good job of fining out what My problem is & explained what treatment that I am going to need. His Assistant also is very good.

Dec 16, 2020
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Dr. Climer listened and explained very well. Office people were very friendly.

Dec 2, 2020
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Dr. Climer always takes time to listen to what your concerns are without making you feel that he is too busy, or doesn't really care about the reason(s) you have come. Then he makes every effort to figure out the best plan of action to effectively deal with your concerns and follows through on the plan. The office staff, Vickie, and others, is always very friendly and helpful, whether they are contacted by phone or in person. They always leave you with the feeling that your concerns are theirs as well. Dr. Climer's physician's assistant, Roberto, is very thorough in the preparatory questions and the follow through on what Dr. Climer needs done that a PA can deal with.

Nov 16, 2020
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This provider had an emergency with another patient so I had to wait for more than 15 minutes. Understandable.

Nov 13, 2020
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I've never had a bad experience with Dr. Climer, Roberto or Victoria at the front desk. I've recommended Dr Climer to everyone of my friends and family.

Nov 11, 2020
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Nothing stands out everyone was professional and courteous and genuinely seemed to care about how I was doing at the time and about the details of my healthcare over the last 3 months and goals for the future!

Nov 11, 2020
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Good and friendly people who care about their patients. 5 Stars.

Nov 9, 2020
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This provider listened to me very carefully. And he answered my questions very clearly & he often drew pictures to make his answers understandable.

Nov 9, 2020
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this was my initial visit to begin health care with this primary care physician.

Nov 3, 2020
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This was a routine annual physical. Dr. Climer provided excellent and thorough checkup, and review of health records. Staff personnel provided excellent service as well.

Nov 2, 2020
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This was my first visit Dr. Climer - so - some questions did not seem pertinent to the them.

Oct 29, 2020
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All good

Oct 28, 2020
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Dr Climer is a very good doctor takes the time to talk to you and explain what can be done to help you.
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