Gillian Betterton, MD
Carrie Grover, MOA
Obstetrics, Gynecology & Infertility
Dr. Gillian “Jill” Betterton was born in the UK, raised in the Midwest, and has spent most of her adult life in the Pacific Northwest. She graduated from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor of Science degree in 1983. After teaching high school and working in research, she entered the University of Vermont College of Medicine and graduated in 1992. She completed her internship in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Olive View Medical Center/UCLA and went on to finish her residency at Riverside Regional Medical Center in Virginia.
A love of the mountains and the wonderful people of the Pacific Northwest drew Jill and her family to Eugene where they have been enjoying life ever since.
Jill worked as a full-time OB/GYN in the community for 15 years, then after a brief stint at retirement she joined Pacific Women’s Center in 2012 to practice office Gynecology. She enjoys working with women of all ages, from adolescence, through menopause and beyond. She has a strong commitment to women’s health through individual, compassionate care and community involvement.
Jill raised two children in Eugene and as a family they enjoyed all it has to offer. She and her husband enjoy hiking, paddle boarding, x-country skiing and the theatre. Jill is also a coxswain for a master’s rowing team.
Little Known Fact Jill took a creative writing class at the U of O in 2012 just for fun, and she was born in England and immigrated to the United States at age 7.
GILLIAN BETTERTON, MD
CERTIFICATION: Diplomate, American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
2012 – Present
Partner and OB/GYN Specialist, Pacific Women’s Center, LLC, Eugene, Oregon
1996 – 2011
OB/GYN Specialist, Peace Health Medical Group, Springfield, Oregon
1993 – 1996
Residency, Riverside Regional Medical Center, Newport News, VA, Resident Physician, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
1992 – 1993
Residency, UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, Resident Physician, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
1988 – 1992
Medical School, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT, Doctor of Medicine
1979 – 1983
Undergraduate University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, Bachelor of Science, Major in Biology
American College of Obstetrics & Gynecology