Dr. Bowen Parsons, MD

Dr. Bowen Parsons, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Bowen Parsons, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Tulane Univ Sch Of Med in 1985 and specializes in psychiatry.

909 SW Saint Clair Ave Ste 24

Portland, OR 97205

Contact Information

(503) 805-8652

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MultiPlan

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Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
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more than 32% of peers
Schizoaffective Disorder
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more than 32% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
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more than 16% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

5  Conditions Treated

1  Procedures

  • Psychiatric Evaluation

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Oregon.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Tulane Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Boston University Med Ctr/Univ Hp
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • C F Menninger Mem Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mayo Grad School Med/Mayo Fndn
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Parsons has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Parsons' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Parsons

3.4

Based on 27 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
7.407407407407407%
(2)
1 Star
33.333333333333336%
(9)

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Dr. Parsons is by far the best psyciatrist I have seen . He is empathetic and is a good listener . He is very knowledage about medications .
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Portland – Jun 02, 2018
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After years of seeing him, I found him cold and lacking in therapy skills. He sat expressionless when i cried, focused on advice giving. He was not much for improving coping skills or getting to the root of my problem. Therapy was what he would do in my situation and he didn’t care why I felt the...Read More
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May 26, 2018
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I've found Dr. Parsons easy to talk with, and highly knowledgeable on the topic of pharmacology.
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Mar 14, 2018
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Dr. Parsons is by far the best psychiatrist I've ever had. He worked with me closely to get my meds balanced and got me through a challenging time. Beyond that, he's very friendly and makes our appointments feel more like a conversation than a psychiatric evaluation. I've left Portland now, and...Read More
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Sam – Aug 30, 2017
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Lovely physician, every appointment feels like I am just visiting friend. He is very kind, thorough, and really listens to his patient's needs without being judgmental.
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Portland, OR – Jun 04, 2017
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