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Dr. Edward Galen, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 70

Dr. Galen
501 N Graham St Portland, OR 97227

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Dr. Edward Galen, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Oregon Health and Science University School Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in gastroenterology.


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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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No malpractice claims found for Oregon
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Galen's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Irritable Bowel Syndrome
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Dr. Galen treats Irritable Bowel Syndrome more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Galen treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dysphagia
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Dr. Galen treats Dysphagia more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Galen treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Galen treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Galen treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Galen's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pouchitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

Dr. Galen's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Galen

3.3

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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(5)

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Dr Galen is a good and caring listener. I was so impressed to have had a follow up call two weeks after my appointment by him personally so see how I was doing on a new medication. I cannot speak highly enough of him and his staff.
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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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About Me

Biography

Dr. Edward Galen, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Oregon Health and Science University School Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

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

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