Dr. Chaim Vanek, MD

Dr. Chaim Vanek, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Chaim Vanek, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Oregon Health and Science University School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd # 140

Portland, OR 97239

Contact Information

(503) 494-3273

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MultiPlan

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Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypopituitarism
very high
more than 99% of peers
Growth Hormone Deficiency
very high
more than 98% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

57  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Oregon.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Oregon Health and Science University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Maryland School Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University Of Oregon/Health Sciences University, Portland
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vanek has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Vanek's Reviews

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4.2

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Dr. Vanek was professional and compassionate. He thoroughly went through all of my records and then asked about what I have researched and what other doctors have told me. He listens!! It was a great experience. I've seen many doctors who I felt didn't listen so today's visit was a breath of fresh...Read More
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He didn’t even read my intake sheet. Was condescending and dismissive after waiting 3 months to get an appointment. I would never recommend him
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This MD is remarkably ignorant about hypothyroidism causes & treatments. Without looking for evidence to prove his position, he's insisted for five years that I have Hashimoto's Thyroiditis. Never mind that he's never tested my autoantibodies to seek proof that this is the correct diagnosis for...Read More
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I had a terrible time getting on medication for hypothyroidism. Dr. Vanek knew right away what my difficulties were and prescribed the right medication for me. And if you need to ask questions later, he always responds quickly through ohsu messages. I will always be grateful for his help. I highly...Read More
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The best doctor i have been to. He contacts patients and replies emails bery quickly and provides sufficient information!
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