Doctors Express NE Portland is conveniently located in the Rose City Center next to Safeway and Comcast. Our friendly, experienced Portland providers deliver efficient, top-notch care for a variety of needs. See Doctors Express NE Portland for emergency and walk-in urgent care today and enjoy our free Wi-Fi and coffee or tea while you wait for your loved one.
We Offer a Variety of Services
At Doctors Express NE Portland, we’re open 7 days a week with extended hours. We offer a variety of services, including urgent care, quick visits, travel medicine and employer and physician services.
Dr. Reda Bassaly
Reda grew up in Egypt where he attended and finished his degree as a DVM while he practiced as a surgeon in Egypt and UAE for three years. In addition, he served in the military as a surgeon for two more years. In 2005, Reda moved to the United States where he worked with pharmaceutical companies for a few years. Upon deciding that his passion is being a Physician Assistant, he attended Franklin Pierce University and received his Master’s degrees as a Physician Assistant in 2013.
Reda’s mission and vision is to reach out to the patient, giving time and applying his experience in resolving their concerns with reliance on evidence based medicine resolutions in a personable approach.
Reda’s hobbies include riding horses, swimming and playing music. Reda is married and has a son.
Dr. Davis Cho
Dr. Davis Cho is boarded in family practice and has been working in the ER/”Fast Track” of San Antonio Community Hospital in southern California for the last 16 years. Prior to that he spent 4 years practicing Family Medicine. Dr. Cho grew up in southern California and went to USCLA for his undergraduate program. He received his medical degree from the Medical College of Ohio in Toledo and did his residency at the Riverside General Hospital in California.
Bryan Copas is a nationally certified Physician Assistant with more than 20 years of experience in Emergency, Urgent Care and Occupational Medicine. His medical education started when he joined the Army in 1989 and served as a Field Medic in Texas, Germany, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, and California. After an honorable discharge and working as an EMT in the emergency department at St. Luke’s Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri, he graduated from Central Missouri State University with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and minor in Chemistry.
Bryan was promptly accepted to the Saint Louis University Physician Assistant Program and since graduating in 2002, he has been a licensed and nationally certified Physician Assistant practicing Emergency, Urgent Care and Occupational Medicine in Illinois, Missouri, Colorado and now Oregon. He brings a unique perspective to Doctors Express because of his varied experiences and fund of knowledge. He is an empathetic and compassionate health care provider that brings a high level of discipline, focus and professionalism to everything he does.
Dr. William Princen
Dr. Bill Princen has been an Emergency Medicine physician for the past 35 years, practicing mainly in rural hospitals on the Oregon Coast.
He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Lewis & Clark College in Portland and his Doctor of Medicine degree from Oregon Health & Science University in Portland. He did his Internship in San Francisco. He was Board certified in Emergency Medicine in 1984.
He has taught college EMT and Nurse training programs and ran a county-wide Emergency Medical Service. He has traveled worldwide as a cruise ship physician.
He is the father of four, and his youngest are twins.
His interests, when he is not seeing patients at Doctors Express, are writing, photography, woodworking, nature, and travel.
Dr. Arthur Ticknor
Dr. Art Ticknor practices medicine at Doctors Express and One Community Health in the Columbia Gorge. Prior to moving to Oregon Dr. Ticknor practiced medicine in upstate New York for 12 years.
He received his undergraduate degree in Philosophy from Colgate University and his M.D. from the University of Rochester in Rochester, New York. He completed a residency in Family Medicine in Rochester. Dr. Ticknor was a Peace Corps volunteer in Senegal for two and a half years.
Dr. Ticknor enjoys working with families of all shapes and sizes – and believes in the importance of creating long-term relationships with patients based on trust. A father of three, he is a fan of the Buffalo Sabres hockey team, and enjoys studying U.S. history, swimming, hiking and skiing.
Katy has been a dedicated Doctors Express team member since 2011. She loves the friendly environment, teamwork and compassionate care patients receive at Doctors Express. She has a strong ability to motivate and inspire her staff towards excellence. Her passion for the medical field comes from her desire to help others. In her free time Katy enjoys spending time with her rambunctious kids.
Lead Medical Assistants
NJ came on board Doctors Express in 2013 after completing her externship with Doctors Express. She loves working with patients in an urgent care setting. She is also the Lab Coordinator for all 3 Doctors Express clinics.
Wendi has been working for Doctors Express for 2 years. She started at Doctors Express as an extern from Heald College and is a NE Clinic Lead Medical Assistant as well as our Supply/Inventory Coordinator. When she is not at work, Wendi enjoys exploring the outdoors and loves cooking.
After a distinguished military career – where he served in many operations and earned a Commendation medal from the Governor of California – John decided to go back to school to follow his calling to be in healthcare.
He earned his Associate in Science, Certification in Medical Assisting, Certification as a Phlebotomy Technician, and a licensed Limited X-Ray Tech from Pioneer Pacific College, graduating #1 in his class. John is currently enrolled at PSU as an undergraduate in the Pre-Med program.