Dr. Nathan R. Selden, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 50

3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd
Portland, OR 97239
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Dr. Selden's Experience

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Dr. Selden's Care Philosophy

Dr. Selden's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Selden Performs

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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Conditions Dr. Selden Treats

  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd
Portland, OR 97239
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Oregon Health and Scince University NSG
3303 SW Bond Ave
Portland, OR 97239
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    Dr. Selden's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Selden's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery, 2004
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    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Craniotomy
    • Deep Brain Stimulation
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Epilepsy Surgery
    • Hydrocephalus Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Neurostimulation
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Spine Surgery
    • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Chiari's Deformity
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Epilepsy
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Nerve Sheath Tumors
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Cord Tumor
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
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    Background Check for Dr. Selden

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Oregon.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    Awards

    Media & Publications

    • British Marshall Scholar, Cambridge University, 1986-89
    • Award of the American Academy of Neurosurgery, 1998
    • NIH (NINDS) Research Grant, 2002-08
    • Oregon Child Health Research Center Grant, 2002-05
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Harvard Medical School
    Graduated in 1993

    Internship Hospital

    University Of Michigan Hospital
    Complete in 1994

    Residency Hospital

    University Mi Med Center
    Complete in 1999

    Fellowship Hospital

    Childrens Memorial Hospital
    Complete in 2000

    Undergraduate Schools

    Stanford University
    Graduated in 1986

    Other Education

    Northwestern University
    Complete in 1998
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Selden & Staff

    • English
    • Italian
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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    Experience with Dr. Selden
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    10 responses
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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Selden accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd
    Portland, OR 97239
    (503) 494-4314 (Office)
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    Oregon Health and Scince University NSG
    3303 SW Bond Ave
    Portland, OR 97239
    (503) 494-4314 (Office)
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