About Us

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Drug Mart Pharmacy is a locally owned independent pharmacy incorporated in 1992. Drug Mart Pharmacy is committed to the health of our community. We work continuously for the benefit of our present and prospective customers to maintain our reputation for quality, integrity and service. The pharmacy is a member of the La Pine Chamber of Commerce as well as a long standing supporter of La Pines youth athletics and drama departments, VFW, American Legion, The Community Kitchen, 4-H groups, Scootr, La Pine’s Christmas Basket Association and many more.

Our Staff


Leah Bishop

Leah came to Drug Mart Pharmacy in 1995. Leah grew up in Sweet Home, Oregon and graduated from pharmacy school at the University of South Carolina in Columbia, SC. Leah is certified in Asthma/COPD, osteoporosis, medication therapy management, nutrition, and immunizations. Leah is professional, knowledgeable, and friendly. She takes great pride in what she does. Outside of the pharmacy, Leah enjoys reading, horses, and coaching youth softball and baseball. Go Gamecocks!

Brenda Friend, PharmD

Brenda graduated with a Bachelor of Science from the University of Oregon, then went on to receive her Doctorate of Pharmacy from the University of Southern California. She joins us with many years of experience in community pharmacy. This has allowed her to develop expertise in the pharmacological management of chronic diseases, as well as in patient counseling and education. When not at Drug Mart Pharmacy, Brenda enjoys the outdoors, running, hiking and watching her beloved alma maters (The Ducks and Trojans) football games.

Rachel Illias, PharmD

Rachel is from Portland, OR. She completed her undergraduate pre-requisites and Doctor of Pharmacy degree at Regis University in Denver in 2018. Her professional passions include building strong patient-pharmacist relationships, MTM, immunizations and advancing independent pharmacy and the profession. In her spare time, she enjoys exploring outdoors and trying new foods.