McKay Samantha
Legacy Health Partners

Samantha McKay, MD

Primary Care

  • My Specialties:

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

    Adolescent Medicine, Dermatology, Family Practice, Skin Lesion Removal/Biopsies, Stress Management, Travel Medicine, Complete Women's Health
  • Languages:

    English, Interpreters available for other languages
  • Gender:

    Female

PATIENT RATING: 5.0 OUT OF 5 ( 146 RATINGS & 66 COMMENTS)

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Where I see patients

Legacy Medical Group-West Linn

About Me:

Dr. McKay has special interests in international and public health. Besides spending time with her family, Dr. McKay's personal interests include: swimming, running, traveling, learning about other cultures, art and art history, global health and gardening.

Year I Started Practice: 2005
Hospitals Served: Legacy Meridian Park Medical Center

Patient Rating

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5.0 out of 5     146 Ratings     66 Comments

Sep 23, 2021
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When I visit this provider I feel like I'm speaking with a friend who is an expert at what they do and they show a genuine interest and other things other than health thank you

Sep 14, 2021
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Felt she really listened and devoted all the time I needed to answer questions. Excellent visit and feel very comfortable following her advice

Sep 13, 2021
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My doctor Samantha McKay is excellent. She is thorough and is diligent about assessing my health needs, physical and emotional. I feel blessed to have her as my primary care physician.

Sep 9, 2021
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Dr.McKay has a way of making you feel like a person and not a client. She truly cares about your health and well being.

Sep 9, 2021
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First time meeting with doctor. So far good.

Sep 3, 2021
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Always great visits, excellent staff and providers

Sep 3, 2021
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My experience overall was exceptional.

Aug 17, 2021
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Best experience so far! This provider validated, listened, explained & cared for me. Would love her to be my PCP. Would definitely recommend her!

Aug 12, 2021
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Dr. McKay was very helpful and gave me some very good advice.

Aug 10, 2021
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Dr. McKay is my favorite doctor. She is straight up and practical. LOVE HER! Love.

Jul 29, 2021
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My provider always is amazing, informative and thorough at every appointment. Easy to talk to and very attentive. Keep up the good work.

Jul 23, 2021
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Dr McKay is a warm caring person. I am very happy with our partnership in managing my health.

Jul 20, 2021
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Dr mckay is very patient and kind. And she listens and tries to help me.

Jul 15, 2021
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I felt like my doctor was thorough for this annual wellness check up.

Jul 13, 2021
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She is entirely thorough & caring.

Jul 12, 2021
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Dr. McKay is one of the best drs. I have ever had. Always listens, looks up info if she doesn't know answer. Willing to refer me to specialist for special problems. Very encouraging.

Jun 15, 2021
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They are all friendly and caring.

Jun 11, 2021
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love my doctor and medical assistant-wonderful and caring team

Jun 7, 2021
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Dr. McKay always treats me with respect and I feel very confident that I'm getting the best care, treatment possible. She goes the extra mile.

Jun 4, 2021
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Dr. McKay is always very professional and caring.

May 28, 2021
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Dr. McKay LISTENS! She makes one feel that this is a team effort. She does not ever try to talk me out of nor into anything that I have carefully considered after receiving good information. She is a caring professional.

May 12, 2021
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I've been extremely pleased with Dr. McKay and her care, I feel I'm in good hands!

May 11, 2021
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Dr. McKay listened very carefully, questioned me appropriately and gave comments from a medical perspective. She was caring & I left feeling so glad I saw her during this critical time.

May 11, 2021
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I feel totally cared for, listened to when I am with Dr. McKay. I feel most fortunate to have her as my primary doctor.

May 10, 2021
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Dr. McKay & Erin are my most favorite PCP I have had in my life time! My adult children agree!

May 6, 2021
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This was my first visit with Dr McKay after Dr retired. I was pleased with the visit.

May 4, 2021
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As I have said before - I would like my clothes that I'm wearing when entering this hospital, hung up - instead of tossed in a plastic bag. Shoes in all.

May 4, 2021
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Excellent service over 8 or 10 years.

Apr 27, 2021
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always a good experience

Apr 27, 2021
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Always helpful and polite.

Apr 26, 2021
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I have been told that I have a rare case of Aphasia . The comment is Good

Apr 22, 2021
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I felt I was rushed out the dr messed up my prescription had to wait four days i called and left a message did not get a call back

Apr 20, 2021
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Dr. McKay always has time to listen. Erin her nurse is also very helpful.

Apr 19, 2021
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I always enjoy seeing Dr. McKay. She is very thorough, knowledgeable, realistic and kind.

Apr 13, 2021
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I have always had great care at this office Dr. McKay is excellent.

Apr 12, 2021
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I was very happy to get in so soon.

Apr 8, 2021
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Dr. McKay is always great! Never rushed. The office staff is also ALWAYS great.

Apr 6, 2021
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Excellent, both assistant & MD!

Mar 30, 2021
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No bad experiences at all.

Mar 30, 2021
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very kind, informed, and professional

Mar 18, 2021
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I think the doctor should have expressed an interest in the results of the referral to a neurologist she made for me during my last visit seven months ago, and talked with me more about that issue.

Mar 18, 2021
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I always have the best experience and love my doctor and nurse.

Mar 16, 2021
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Have only been there twice. Both good experiences. I do have an annual blood draw scheduled.

Mar 9, 2021
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Good - reviewed minor recurring aches to ensure nothing out of ordinary going on. She answered questions about current COVID findings. I asked about new-ish changed in health habit (mainly new exercise) for recommendations.

Mar 9, 2021
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Dr. McKay has referred me to appropriate specialists and continues to help me problem solve my complex medical issues. I am extremely confident in Dr. McKay's medical ability.

Mar 9, 2021
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I have recommended friends in the past.

Mar 4, 2021
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Overall very good experience. Dr. Samantha McKay always takes the time to answer all questions. And Erin also. Take care both.

Feb 26, 2021
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Dr. McKay has always been a caring and conscientious primary care physician. I enjoy her and trust her care.

Feb 11, 2021
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Dr. McKay is one of the best physicians I have dealt with during my entire diabetes journey. She explains different issues and makes excellent suggestions. Very good communication, follow up with test results, easy to talk to. An absolute pleasure to work with. Her office staff and medical assistants are likewise helpful and actually care about my concerns and questions, especially in the area of medication questions. Great help and assist with a recent change with insurance coverage and mail order prescriptions- a real advocate for my health and medication issues. I look forward to many more years of outstanding support from the whole team, and I appreciate the level of professionalism.

Feb 9, 2021
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All good.

Feb 2, 2021
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All went very good.

Jan 29, 2021
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Dr McKay always takes the appropriate time to discuss my health and answer the questions I have. She has my best interest in mind, very thoughtful.

Jan 29, 2021
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I have been seeing Dr. McKay for several years. She treated my mother also. Sadly my mother passed away last year, but I will continued to see Dr. McKay as she treated my mother with such respect and was so caring towards her. Yesterday was the first time I saw Dr. McKay since my mother passed and she was kind to speak to me in regards to my Mom. When my Mother passed away I sent an email to Dr. McKay and she immediately called me to tell me how sorry she was of her passing. When I see Dr. McKay I feel that she actually listens to me and doesn't just excuse me. I enjoy seeing her!

Jan 26, 2021
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Very thorough questioning and explanations.

Jan 21, 2021
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I have recommended Dr. McKay to several friends & colleagues and they have had the same positive experiences as I have had. Dr. McKay is thorough with her information during the office visit and follow up to lab test results. Her approach makes me feel comfortable & confident. My health care is 100% met.

Jan 19, 2021
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Since [date removed] I have had several appts. colonoscopy & surgery. He is great as is all the staff & health care providers @ Meridian Park Hosp. I have had several surgeries/procedures at the hosp. over the years & never a bad experience. Excellent care by everyone.

Jan 14, 2021
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She's awesome.

Jan 14, 2021
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Dr. McKay is the first doctor in my life that really seems to listen to me and know me. She gives excellent advice and seems to know the answers to all my questions. I have recommended this clinic to my friends and they love this clinic also.

Jan 5, 2021
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They are great. I have recommend them ma My times My Dr is great. And her staff is first class. They are the best all around.

Nov 24, 2020
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Dr. McKay and her staff are great.

Nov 10, 2020
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Dr. McKay and Erinn are consistently awesome! Thank you for everything!

Nov 10, 2020
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All went well

Nov 6, 2020
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Dr. McKay is definitely the best doctor I have ever had! She cares more than any other physician I have ever seen. She truly cares about her patients. I cannot say enough about what an amazing provider/person she is. She has improved my life. Thankful she is my doctor.

Nov 3, 2020
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Dr. McKay was very pleasant and helpful as always. Also was Erin, her assist.

Oct 22, 2020
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I have very unreliable internet so I cannot usually get my test results on "MyHealth".

Oct 22, 2020
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Dr. McKay always takes plenty of time to understand what is going on and what my concerns are. She is the best doctor I have had in my years.
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