Dr. Donald Olson, MD

Pain ManagementMaleAge 85

Pain Management

Dr. Donald Olson, MD is a Pain Management Specialist in Tillamook, OR and has over 61 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Olson has extensive experience in Headache. He graduated from University of Wisconsin School of Medicine medical school in 1961. He is affiliated with Adventist Health Tillamook. His office is not accepting new patients.

Dr. Donald Olson, MD

Tillamook Medical Group

1100 3rd St Tillamook, OR 97141 ()

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(503) 842-5546

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Olson

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Olson treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Olson treats other conditions, please contact the office at (503) 842-5546.


Headache is a common symptom that can sometimes signal a more serious condition, such as migraine, high blood pressure, or cerebral hemorrhage.Compare with other Headache specialists.

Dr. Olson is experienced in the area of Headache. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
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Dr. Olson's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Compound Muscle Action Potential (CMAP) Scan
  • Concussion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Deep Brain Stimulation Evaluation
  • Dementia
  • Dementia Evaluation
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Evaluation for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
  • Evoked Potential Test
  • Functional Movement Screening
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Grip and-or Muscle Group Pull Test
  • Head CT Scan
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Home Sleep Study
  • ImPACT Testing
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Memory Evaluation
  • Meningitis
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Neuropathy Testing
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rathke's Cleft Cyst
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Stroke
  • Sudoscan
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Wada Test

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Dr. Olson is truly a wonderful pain specialist. He is a retired neurosurgeon and is not satisfied with just treating pain - he makes it his job to discover the cause of the pain which hopefully can be corrected. I highly recommend him.
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Mar 19, 2019
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Overall, I was very impressed with Dr. Olson. He's very easy to talk with. This was my first appt and he spent 90 minutes delving into the history of my pain(s). I learned some valuable information that other specialists failed to disclose. I appreciate that he's not offering false hope, instead focusing on the reality of my pain(s) and ways to manage it effectively.
What went well
  • 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
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
3 people found this helpful
Tillamook, OR – Jun 05, 2016
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Dr. Donald Olson, MD is a Pain Management Specialist in Tillamook, OR and has over 61 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Olson has extensive...Read more


  • Pain Management
  • Neurology

Board Certifications


Fellowship Hospital
Hosp Foch-U Paris
Fellowship Hospital
University of Illinois
Residency Hospital
University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics
Residency Hospital
Alameda County Medical Center - Highland Campus
Internship Hospital
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine
Medical School


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What are Dr. Donald Olson, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Olson frequently treats Headache. See all practice areas where Dr. Olson specializes.

Where is Dr. Donald Olson, MD's office located?

Dr. Olson's office is located at 1100 3rd St, Tillamook, OR 97141. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Tillamook Medical Group

Medical Plaza1100 3rd St Tillamook, OR 97141

Affiliated Hospitals

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Adventist Health Tillamook

Tillamook, OR

64% Patients that would definitely recommend, 6% lower than the national average