Dr. Bowen Parsons, MD

Dr. Bowen Parsons, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
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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 University School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in psychiatry.

909 SW Saint Clair Ave Ste 24

Portland, OR 97205

Contact Information

(503) 805-8652

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

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No malpractice claims found for Oregon
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No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Parsons' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Parsons treats Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder more than 34% of his peers

Dr. Parsons treats this condition more than 34% of his peers

Schizoaffective Disorder
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Parsons treats Schizoaffective Disorder more than 34% of his peers

Dr. Parsons treats this condition more than 34% of his peers

Psychiatric Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Parsons treats Psychiatric Diseases more than 27% of his peers

Dr. Parsons treats this condition more than 27% of his peers

Dr. Parsons' conditions and procedures:

Bipolar Disorder
Major Depressive Disorder
Psychiatric Diseases
Psychiatric Evaluation
Schizoaffective Disorder
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder

About Me

Biography

Dr. Bowen Parsons, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in psychiatry.

Specialties

  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Education

Boston University Med Ctr/Univ Hp
Residency Hospital
C F Menninger Mem Hospital
Residency Hospital
Mayo Grad School Med/Mayo Fndn
Residency Hospital
1985
Tulane University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1985

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Dr. Parsons' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Parsons

3.5

Based on 28 reviews

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1 Star
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5+ years ago my insurance changed and I had to find a new psychiatrist. I started calling from the new plan's list of in-network providers accepting new patients, and was told each time "we have enough of your kind of patient", leaving me feeling an outcast, unworthy & below their standard of...Read More
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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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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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I've found Dr. Parsons easy to talk with, and highly knowledgeable on the topic of pharmacology.
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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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