Dr. Edward Galen, MD

Dr. Edward Galen, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
(12)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Edward Galen, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Oregon Health and Science University School Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in gastroenterology.

501 N Graham St

Portland, OR 97227

Contact Information

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

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

Heartburn
very high
more than 97% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 95% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
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Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

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.

Education

  • Oregon Health and Science University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Santa Clara Valley Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • University Oreg Health Science Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Mc Va
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Galen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Galen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Galen to family and friends
3.2
based on 12 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Galen's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Portland, OR
Absolutely fantastic bedside manner . Very informative and thouroughly professional with an awesome personality and sense of humor . Felt very comfortable one of the kindest coolest Doctors I've ever met .
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in Portland, OR
Dr. Edward Galen is responsible for my husband's death. His ego and unwillingness to listen to what was actuality happening in my husband's case, caused my husband to get sepsis--twice--due to a gallbladder that was literally rotting in his body. This man should not only lose his license to...more
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