NHC Canby Medical Clinic


178 SW 2nd Ave
Canby, OR 97013

Hours of Operation

Monday, Thursday, and Friday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Tuesday and Wednesday: 7:00 AM – 6:00 PM
(closed 12:00 pm to 1 pm daily for lunch)
Saturday and Sunday: Closed
If the clinic is closed and you are in need of clinical advice, please dial 503-416-4547 and request to speak with the on-call provider.

Our Staff

Christine Arthur, MD

Christine Arthur, MDDr. Arthur attended Oxford Medical School and graduated in medicine and surgery at the University of Oxford in England. She interned at Waterbury Hospital in Connecticut before moving to the Pacific Northwest to complete her psychiatric residency at OHSU in Portland. She has over 40 years of experience as a psychiatrist in private practice, at Kaiser Permanente NW region, and community mental health clinics around the metro area and the state. She has worked as a psychiatric consultant to primary care clinics in Portland, and has experience treating mental health and substance use disorders using medications, therapy and education. In her free time she enjoys gardening, flower arrangement, reading Scandinavian noir mysteries, and working on improving environmental health. She is a folk singer and composer of many songs, which celebrate nature, Earth-centered traditions, the seasons, and support all human rights (especially women’s rights).

Sandra Graves, LCSW

Sandra Graves, LCSWSandi holds a Master of Social Work from Portland State University in Portland, Oregon and a Bachelor of Social Work from the University of Montana in Missoula, Montana. Sandri has over 10 years of experience providing case management, therapy, dual diagnosis groups, facilitating access to appropriate resources, assisting veterans with discharges needs and plans, development of comprehensive treatment plans, collaborating with medical and mental health providers, performing assessments, crisis intervention, lead youth anger management groups and linking patients with community resources. She has specialized training in Strengthening Families, Moral Recognition Therapy for Correctional Counseling and A&D 12 Step Facilitation Therapy. Sandri provides Behavioral Health Services in our Canby Clinic.

Kristine Kruger, MD

Kristine Kruger, MDKristine holds a Doctor of Medicine from Oregon Health Sciences University, earned a BA in Psychology from the University of Oregon and completed her Residency in Family Medicine at Natividad Medical Center in Salinas, California. Prior to joining NHC Kristine was a family physician for Outside In, an urban Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) serving a high percentage of homeless patients dealing with mental health and addiction issues. Kristine has been providing Family Medicine/Primary Care services to patients since 2001 working in community health clinics and FQHCs in Oregon and California. In her personal time Kristine enjoys spending time with her husband and two young daughters, running, cooking and traveling.

Sandra Lohstroh MS, FNP-C

Sandra Lohstroh MS, FNP-CSandra holds a Master of Science Degree in Nursing from Georgetown University in Washington DC; and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Texas at Arlington. Sandra has over 30 years of experience in family medicine, critical and urgent/emergent care. Most recently she provided care at a rural health clinic in Washington state. A true nature lover, she enjoys spending her spare time outdoors. Her favorite companions in adventure include her spouse and her faithful German Shepherd, Odin. Sandra will be providing services in our Canby and Oregon City Medical Clinics.

Ucheoma “Uche” Nwizu, PharmD

Ucheoma “Uche” Nwizu, PharmDUche holds a Doctor of Pharmacy from the University of Colorado, Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences in Denver, Colorado, and a Bachelor of Pharmacy from the University of Benin, School of Pharmacy in Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria. Uche has over 10 years of experience providing culturally sensitive pharmaceutical care to underserved and high-risk patients. She is currently involved in standardizing medication reconciliation processes, providing recommendations for optimal use of medications to clinic providers and collaborative drug therapy management of disease conditions like diabetes, hypertension, dyslipidemia and tobacco use disorder. In her spare time, she enjoys running and hiking with her family. She provides clinical pharmacy services in our Milwaukie and Canby Clinics.

Jovin Panthapattu, PharmD, RPh, BCACP

Jovin Panthapattu, PharmD, RPh, BCACPJovin holds a Doctor of Pharmacy from the University at Buffalo in New York. He completed a clinical pharmacy residency in the Midwest through the University of Minnesota where his training focused on the delivery of pharmaceutical care within a community health center setting. Jovin is a board-certified ambulatory care clinical pharmacist experienced in providing exceptional patient care within a multidisciplinary care team model. He focuses on providing comprehensive medication therapy management services including medication reviews with patients and consultations with medical providers. Prior to joining NHC, Jovin worked with medically underserved, ethnic and uninsured patient populations which has allowed him to continue to build upon his knowledge and skill set to provide culturally competent care. In his personal time Jovin enjoys traveling (nationally and internationally), exploring cultures through cuisine, being outdoors, fusion-cooking, and meeting people from different cultures and backgrounds. Jovin provides services in our Canby and Oregon City Clinics.

Nathan Savage-Lee, MSN, APRN, FNP

Nathan Savage-Lee, MSN, APRN, FNPNathan holds a Master of Science in Nursing from Pennsylvania State University in University Park, Pennsylvania; a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Oregon Health Science University in Portland, Oregon; and a Bachelor of Arts in History from the University of California in Santa Cruz, California. Prior to joining NHC Nathan provided RN services managing care for complex cancer patients for over seven years. Additional experience includes managing multiple levels of care including primary care office visits, assisting in minor surgeries, urgent care needs as well as hospice and end of life care. In his personal time Nathan enjoys reading, cooking, photography, exploring the outdoors, and hanging out with his son Ronan. Nathan provides primary care services in our Canby Medical Clinic.

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