Kenneth Lawson, M.D., F.A.C.S.
General Surgeon

Education and Training
Dr. Kenneth Lawson, F.A.C.S., earned his medical degree at Loma Linda University. He had private surgical practices in Colorado and Oregon, and was Chairman of the Department of Surgery, Malamulo Hospital, Makwasa, Malawi. He is certified by the American Board of Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

Dr. Lawson does general surgery, including endoscopic, laparoscopic and thoracic procedures. He is also the leading surgeon in Oregon performing the EsophyX TIF, an incisionless surgical procedure that provides a lasting solution for heartburn–one that is eligible for insurance and Medicare. This procedure means the end to chronic heartburn and expensive pills.

His personal interests include music, racquetball, gardening and travel.

Privileges Date on Staff Status
Lower Umpqua Hospital District 4/25/2006 – Current