Dr. Andrew D. Pedersen, MD

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Dr. Andrew D. Pedersen, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat | Male

The Oregon Clinic 5050 NE Hoyt St Ste 655, Portland, OR 97213 Get Directions
(503) 488-2400

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Dr. Pedersen received his MD from Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU). He later completed his surgical internship and finished...   Read More

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      4 based on 11 responses
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Pedersen's Office & Staff
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      He took excellent care of an extreme bloody nose in an emergency room years ago, I was scared and he had a very calming manner. I continued going to him for nose and ear problems and have been very pleased with his expertise
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      I only wish I could give Dr. Pedersen even MORE stars! He's amazing and wonderful, and this is coming from a 46 year-old female who's always been afraid and distrustful of male doctors for my entire life. I'm so, so grateful and happy to have found him, he's the best. :)
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      Specialties

      • Ear, Nose, and Throat

      Board Certifications

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      • Otolaryngology

      Conditions Treated

      • Abscess
      • Acute Laryngitis
      • Acute Sinusitis
      • Acute Tonsillitis
      • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
      • Allergic Reaction
      • Allergic Rhinitis
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Bone Disorders
      • Brain Disorders
      • Broken Nose
      • Cancer
      • Cholesteatoma
      • Chronic Laryngitis
      • Chronic Sinusitis
      • Chronic Tonsillitis
      • Common Cold
      • Conductive Hearing Loss
      • Cough
      • Deafness
      • Deviated Septum
      • Dizziness
      • Dysphagia
      • Ear Ache
      • Ear Disorders
      • Earwax Buildup
      • Enlarged Turbinates
      • ENT Cancer
      • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
      • Facial Fracture
      • Fracture
      • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Head and Neck Cancer
      • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
      • Headache
      • Hearing Loss Due to Noise
      • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
      • Hyperacusis
      • Laryngeal Cancer
      • Laryngitis
      • Larynx Conditions
      • Leukoplakia
      • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
      • Meniere's Disease
      • Nosebleed
      • Oral Cancer
      • Otitis Media
      • Otosclerosis
      • Outer Ear Infection
      • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
      • Perforated Eardrum
      • Peritonsillar Abscess
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Salivary Gland Cancer
      • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
      • Sinusitis
      • Sjögren's Syndrome
      • Sleep Apnea
      • Sleep Disorders
      • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
      • Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
      • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
      • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
      • Throat Pain
      • Thyroid Cancer
      • Tinnitus
      • Tongue Cancer
      • Tonsil Cancer
      • Tonsillitis
      • Trigeminal Neuralgia
      • Vertigo
      • Vocal Cord Nodule
      • Vocal Cord Paralysis
      • Vocal Cord Polyp
      • Wheezing

      Procedures Performed

      • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
      • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
      • Adenoidectomy
      • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
      • Balloon Sinuplasty
      • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
      • Ear Surgery
      • Ear Tube Placement
      • ENT Surgery
      • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
      • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
      • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
      • Glossectomy
      • Head and Neck Surgery
      • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
      • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
      • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
      • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
      • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
      • Parathyroidectomy
      • Sinus Surgery
      • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
      • Thyroid Lobectomy
      • Thyroidectomy
      • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
      • Tonsillectomy
      • Tracheal Surgery
      • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
      • Wound Repair

      Background Check

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        Malpractice Claims

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      • 0
        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Oregon Health Sciences University

        Graduated in 1991

      • Internship Hospital
        University Fla Shands Hospital

        Completed in 1992

      • Residency Hospital
        University Fla Shands Hospital

        Completed in 1996

      • Undergraduate School
        Whitman College

        Graduated in 1987

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      Dr. Pedersen's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat
      • Board certified in Otolaryngology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Pedersen's Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Experience with Dr. Pedersen

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      Dr. Pedersen says...

      Dr. Pedersen received his MD from Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU). He later completed his surgical internship and finished his residency in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Florida in Gainesville, FL. He now focuses on general head, neck and sinus related issues and Thyroid & Parathyroid Surgery at The Oregon Clinic Ear, Nose & Throat - Plaza. Dr. Pedersen has been featured as one of Portland Monthly Magazine's Top Doctors, and is a member of many associations and organizations, including the American Medical Association and the American Rhinologic Society.

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      Dr. Pedersen's Care Philosophy

      I try to treat patients the way I want to be treated by a physician. My approach is to educate the patient about their problem and involve them in the decision making process, thus giving them a better understanding of their health care.