Meet Richard Ecker, MD, Board- Certified Dermatologist

Dr. Richard Ecker, a skilled dermatologist serving McMinnville, OR and Newberg, OR,  provides medical and surgical dermatology care, as well as cosmetic skin treatments, to patients throughout the Yamhill Valley and along the Oregon Coast. He has over 30 years of experience as a dermatologist and specializes in the treatment of skin cancer (MOHS surgery) and non-invasive skin rejuvenation/enhancement techniques. Please contact our practice to learn about what Dr. Ecker and his staff can do for you.

Dermatologist Dr. Richard Ecker

Dr. Ecker began his education by earning a degree in biology from the University of Michigan and followed this with MD degree at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine.  After 2 years of training in internal medicine at the MSU Affiliated Southwest Michigan Medical Center in Kalamazoo, he completed a 3 year dermatology fellowship at the Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Medicine in Rochester, Minnesota.  This was followed by a post-residency preceptorship with Dr. Fred Mohs in Madison, Wisconsin.  After beginning his dermatology practice in McMinnville, he received a Masters Degree of Business Administration from Portland State University.  He is a Past-President of the Oregon Dermatology Society and former Vice President of the Oregon Medical Association.  He has done extensive medical missionary service in Central America and Africa.


If you are looking for an outstanding dermatologist in the Willamette Valley area who offers general dermatology surgery and services as well as a variety of cosmetic skin rejuvenation options, contact our office to schedule an appointment

Office Locations

Main Office - McMinnville

706 NE Evans St

McMinnville, Oregon   97128

Location Phone: (503) 472-1405

Location Fax: (503) 434-5950

Satellite Office - Newberg

310 Villa Rd, Suite 106

Newberg, Oregon   97132

Location Phone: (503) 538-0668

Medical Education:

Michigan State College of Human Medicine, Lansing, MI : 1974


Southwestern Michigan Area Health Education Center, Kalamazoo, MI : 1976


Mayo Clinic, Dermatology, Rochester, MN : 1979