Dr. Eric Dierks, DMD

Ear, Nose, and ThroatMaleAge 72

Dr. Eric Dierks, DMD is a Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in Portland, OR and has over 42 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Louisville School of Medicine medical school in 1979. He is affiliated with medical facilities Legacy Emanuel Medical Center and Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Dierks to book an appointment.

Dr. Dierks

Head & Neck Surgical Associates

1849 Nw Kearney St Ste 300 Portland, OR 97209
Accepting new patients

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Experience
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No malpractice claims found for Oregon
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Dierks' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Jaw Fracture
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dierks treats Jaw Fracture more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Dierks treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dierks treats Head or Neck Lump or Swelling more than 49% of his peers

Dr. Dierks treats this condition more than 49% of his peers

Facial Fracture
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dierks treats Facial Fracture more than 27% of his peers

Dr. Dierks treats this condition more than 27% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Jaw Fracture
  • Orbital Fracture

Dr. Dierks' conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Bone Cancer
  • Broken Nose
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dysphagia
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Facial Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
  • Maxillary and Malar Fractures
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Oral Cancer
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pharyngitis
  • Rhinoseptoplasty
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • TMJ
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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(503) 224-1371

Dr. Dierks accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Dental DPPO
Ameritas
Ameritas PPO
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Assurant Health
DHA
DHA Premier
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Dental
Open Access Plus
Delta Dental
Delta Dental PPO
Delta Dental Premier
Dental Network of America
Dental Network of America DPPO
DenteMax
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Guardian
DentalGuard Preferred
Humana
Humana PPO
MetLife
MetLife PDP
Principal Financial Group
Dental PPO
United Concordia
Advantage Plus PPO
National Fee-for-Service
UnitedHealthCare
Dental

Dr. Dierks' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dierks

4.0

Based on 8 ratings

5 Stars
75%
(6)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
25%
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  • Explained conditions well (6)
  • Listened & answered questions (6)
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Dr. Dierks has a very comforting manner about him. While he was treating me he carefully explained each and every step. I felt completely reassured throughout the entire procedure.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Eric Dierks, DMD is a Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in Portland, OR and has over 42 years of experience in the medical field. He...Read more

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

Board Certifications

Education

1985
Parkland Memorial Hospital
Residency Hospital
1980
Parkland Memorial Hospital
Internship Hospital
1979
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Medical School
1977
Wilmington Med Ctr
Residency Hospital

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Eric Dierks, DMD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Eric Dierks, DMD's top areas of care?

Dr. Dierks frequently treats Jaw Fracture, Head or Neck Lump or Swelling, and Facial Fracture. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Dierks treats.

Where is Dr. Eric Dierks, DMD's office located?

Dr. Dierks' office is located at 1849 Nw Kearney St Ste 300, Portland, OR 97209. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Head & Neck Surgical Associates

Head & Neck Surgical Associates1849 Nw Kearney St Ste 300 Portland, OR 97209
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Dierks is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Legacy Emanuel Medical Center

Portland, OR

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center

Portland, OR

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

6 Awards Received