Asante Physician Partners Welcomes Ellen Plummer, MD, Pediatric Oncology
Ellen Plummer, MD
Asante Physician Partners is pleased to announce a new physician, Ellen Plummer, MD, who is providing specialized hematology and oncology care to children and adolescents at Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center.
She earned her medical degree from the University of Kentucky College of Medicine in Lexington. She served her pediatric residency with the University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas, where she also completed her fellowship training in pediatric hematology and oncology.
Dr. Plummer’s medical training includes involvement in research efforts focused on treating childhood hematologic disorders and malignancies. She is passionate about providing excellent care for patients closer to their home and in improving quality of life for the whole family.
Beyond the clinic, she enjoys outdoor activities such as hiking and skiing, and spending time with her family and German Shorthair.
Dr. Plummer cares for pediatric patients with cancer and blood disorders in the hospital as both inpatients and outpatients.
About Asante Physician Partners
Asante Physician Partners continues to bring new physicians to the area, filling important gaps in primary care and medical specialties. Through Asante Physician Partners, Asante is working to recruit and retain doctors to develop the right balance of specialists and primary care physicians to serve the communities of Southern Oregon and Northern California. Asante Physician Partners works with physicians who take a leadership role to drive the changes necessary to improve care, lower costs, and meet the healthcare challenges of the future. Asante believes it is essential to build collaboration between physicians and the teams within the hospital to improve the delivery of care.