Dr. Bruce Birk, MD

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Pediatrics

Dr. Bruce Birk, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Portland, OR and has over 27 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 1996. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Legacy Emanuel Medical Center and Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center. His office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments.

Dr. Bruce Birk, MD

Pediatric Associates Northwest

2701 NW Vaughn St Ste 360 Portland, OR 97210
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available
Telehealth services available

Accepting new patients

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth
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Dr. Birk's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acne
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Animal Allergies
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Children
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Back Pain
  • Balanitis
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bedwetting
  • Bird Flu
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Boil
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cellulitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pharyngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Circumcision
  • Circumcision, Infant
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Constipation
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Cough
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dysentery
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Ear Ache
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophagitis
  • Fever
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Genital Herpes
  • Gonorrhea Infections
  • Headache
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hip Sprain
  • Hives
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Immunization Administration
  • Impetigo
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Injuries
  • Insomnia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Jock Itch
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Knee Sprain
  • Laryngitis
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Newborn Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pediatric Diseases
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phimosis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Plantar Wart
  • Pneumonia
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polyuria
  • Post-Vaccination Fever
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rash
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Ringworm
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Strep Throat
  • Stye
  • Swimmer's Ear
  • Swine Flu
  • Tension Headache
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Tinnitus
  • Torticollis
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Infection
  • Warts
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wheezing
  • Yeast Infections

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(503) 227-0671

Dr. Birk accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
Kaiser Permanente
MedHealthInsurance
Medicaid
MultiPlan
PacificSource
Planned Administration Inc
Providence Health Plans
Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

Dr. Birk's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Birk

4.5

Based on 11 ratings

5 Star
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3 Star
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2 Star
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1 Star
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Smart, funny, great with kids. Listens & takes time for thorough discussion & understanding
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Nov 13, 2018
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Dr Bruce Birk is a Physician of extreme care with a simplistic approach to serving our children by getting to know who they are, sharing his upmost value and experience in providing healthy solutions in a personable yet professional manner. Dr. Birk has provided this level of care for my children over the past 20 years and is a integral part of their lives stemming from birth into adulthood.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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S. Tillman in Portland, Oregon – Dec 30, 2017
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We take both our kids to Dr Birk and I can't say enough about him. Friendly, caring, attentive and funny to boot. Excellent dr. I'd recommend highly.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Mar 14, 2016
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Dr Birk has a great way with children, we've recommended him to friends and family and everyone loves him! I am a bit of a hypochondriac as a new mom and he is great at easing my anxiety and caring for my baby girl.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
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AER in Portland, OR – Jan 05, 2016
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About Me

Care Philosophy

I am here to support you in the raising of your child in the healthiest way. My goal is to get to know and understand you so that I can advise you in your unique child rearing. 

Biography

I was born in New Jersey and then raised in Texas and have lived in Portland since 1999. Beyond my pediatric practice I am a proud husband and father of...Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatrics

Education

1997
Rhode Island Hosp
Internship Hospital
1996
U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas
Medical School
1996
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Medical School
1992
University of Texas / Austin Campus
Undergraduate School
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Does Dr. Bruce Birk, MD accept new patients?

New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Bruce Birk, MD on Healthgrades. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Birk's profile.

What conditions does Dr. Bruce Birk, MD treat?

Dr. Birk frequently treats the following conditions: Cough, Abdominal Pain, and Acne. See more on Healthgrades.

What is Dr. Bruce Birk, MD's office address?

Dr. Birk's office is located at 2701 NW Vaughn St Ste 360, Portland, OR 97210. You can find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Is Dr. Bruce Birk, MD able to provide telehealth services?

Dr. Birk provides telehealth services. Please contact the office to determine whether you are eligible.

Is Dr. Bruce Birk, MD affiliated with any hospitals?

Dr. Bruce Birk, MD is affiliated with Legacy Emanuel Medical Center and Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center.

How much experience does Dr. Bruce Birk, MD have?

Dr. Birk has over 26 years of healthcare experience.

Does Dr. Bruce Birk, MD receive good ratings from patients?

There is a star rating of 4.5/5 for Dr. Bruce Birk, MD. Patients say that they trusted the provider's decisions and the provider explained conditions well. See all patient feedback on Healthgrades.

Locations

Pediatric Associates Northwest

Pediatric Associates Northwest2701 NW Vaughn St Ste 360 Portland, OR 97210
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    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: 9:00am - 12:30pm
  • Directions
Pediatric Associates of the Nw7150 SW Dartmouth St Tigard, OR 97223
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    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: 9:00am - 12:00pm
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Birk is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Legacy Emanuel Medical Center

Portland, OR

76% Patients that would definitely recommend, 6% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center

Portland, OR

83% Patients that would definitely recommend, 13% higher than the national average

3 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2022)

Providence St. Vincent Medical Center

Portland, OR

81% Patients that would definitely recommend, 11% higher than the national average

23 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2022)