Briana (Bree) Witteveen, FNP
Family Nurse Practitioner
Bree Witteveen believes in a team approach to care. She works closely with her patients to address the underlying causes of an illness or disease and promote optimal health. She approaches everyone she meets with sensitivity, compassion, diligence, and humor. Bree believes that trust and mutual respect are the foundation of a great patient-provider relationship.
Bree sees adults of all ages. She has a keen interest in working with patients to help them harness the benefits of physical activity to manage health concerns and promote lifelong wellness. She is also interested in how nutrition can reduce illness and inflammation and improve chronic disease management.
Bree earned a bachelor of science in nursing and a master of science in nursing from Oregon Health & Science University in Portland, Oregon. She also holds a doctorate in conservation biology from the University of Central Florida in Orlando, Florida. She earned a master of science in fisheries from the University of Alaska Fairbanks in Fairbanks, Alaska, and a bachelor of science in zoology from the University of Washington in Seattle, Washington. Bree spent nearly two decades studying whales in Alaska before entering medicine.
When she’s not caring for patients, Bree can be found running. She’s an endurance athlete who has participated in countless marathons and triathlons. She also volunteers for several dog rescue organizations in Portland. She likes to camp, hike, backpack, listen to live music, and eat delicious food.