Dr. Claire Kassakian, MD

Dr. Claire Kassakian, MD

Nephrology  |  
Female  |  
Age 37
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Claire Kassakian, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Portland, OR. She is 37 years old and has been practicing for 9 years.

1130 NW 22nd Ave Ste 640

Portland, OR 97210

Contact Information

(503) 229-7976

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas


See how frequently Dr. Kassakian performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

very high
more than 97% of peers
Vitamin D Deficiency
very high
more than 91% of peers
Nephrotic Syndrome
very high
more than 90% of peers

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  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

Dr. Kassakian does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency


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  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Hemodialysis

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.


  • Dartmouth Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kassakian has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Kassakian has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kassakian's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kassakian to family and friends
based on 32 total reviews (23 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Kassakian's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (23)

I would recommend Dr Kassakian very easily. She has provided great care, and is genuinely concerned about my overall well being.
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Portland, OR |
I had my first visit with Dr. Kassakian and I found her to be exceptional on so many levels. Dr. Kassakian is compassionate and understanding. She made me feel at ease and was aware of my medical history. She explained test results in terms I could understand and made sure to answer all of my...more
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Portland, OR |
Yikes! What a nightmare my experience turned out to be! I left a positive review before, but after today I couldn’t revoke that enough! I make kidney stones like it’s a full time job, if you are reading this and possess this god forsaken illness save what little dignity you have and run from her!...more
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in Damascus Or. |
I have been a patient of Dr. C. Kassakian for quite a long time. I adore her, she is smart, knows her job well, keeps me informed and up to date on my well being. I highly recommend her. I feel she is doing the best to help me with my health care. She always takes her time and never rushes my...more
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in Vancouver, WA |
Just had my second visit with Dr. Kassakian. She is professional in every sense of the word. Professional in her approach to the issues, dispensing advice and directions in a clear and concise way, listens and understands feedback her patients (at least this one for sure) and lays out an...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kassakian accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Preferred Provider Network PPN

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Hospitals where Dr. Kassakian has admitting privileges

Providence Milwaukie Hospital
10150 SE 32nd Ave
Milwaukie, OR 97222
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Providence Portland Medical Center
4805 NE Glisan St
Portland, OR 97213
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Providence Willamette Falls Medical Center
1500 Division St
Oregon City, OR 97045
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