Dr. Gerald Youker, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & MetabolismMaleAge 76

Dr. Youker
Telehealth services available

Endocrine Clinic Pcthe

5050 Ne Hoyt St Ste 317 Portland, OR 97213

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(503) 256-4096

Dr. Gerald Youker, MD is a Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Specialist in Portland, OR and has over 51 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Youker has more experience with Thyroid Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Loma Linda University School Of Medicine medical school in 1971. He is affiliated with medical facilities Adventist Health Portland and Providence Portland Medical Center. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Youker to book an appointment.

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Dr. Youker is affiliated with Providence Portland Medical Center Portland, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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No malpractice claims found for Oregon
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Youker

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Youker treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Youker treats other conditions, please contact the office at (503) 256-4096.

Thyroid Disorders

Thyroid disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the thyroid gland, including hyperparathyroidism, thyroid disease, and thyroid nodules.Compare with other Thyroid Disorders specialists.

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Hypothyroidism
Thyroid Goiter
Thyroid Cancer
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Dr. Youker's conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • ACTH (Cosyntropin) Stimulation Test
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Cholesterol Diseases
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Dexamethasone Suppression Test
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetic Evaluation
  • Dynamic Endocrine Function Test
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Female Infertility
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypogonadism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
  • Oral Glucose Tolerance Test
  • Overweight
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Subacute Thyroiditis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroid Nodule Evaluation
  • Thyroid Scan
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Thyroiditis
  • Thyrotoxicosis Factitia
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • VAP Lipid Testing
  • Water Deprivation Test

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Dr. Youker accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Youker's Reviews

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4.5

Based on 16 ratings

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I have been seeing Dr. Youker for approximately 20 years. He is kind, considerate, compassionate and very conservative. He always includes me in all decisions related to my health care. He is very personable and knowledgeable. He also has a delightful office staff.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Patty – Mar 09, 2020
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He's amazing. Patient. Does and amazing job listening. Never rushed you through an appointment. Really an amazing Doctor.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Biography

Dr. Gerald Youker, MD is a Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Specialist in Portland, OR and has over 51 years of experience in the medical field. Dr....Read more

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

Education

1978
University Oreg Health Scis Center
Fellowship Hospital
1976
Good Samaritan Hospital
Residency Hospital
1972
Riverside Genl Hosp
Internship Hospital
1971
Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
Medical School
,

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Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Gerald Youker, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Youker has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Does Dr. Gerald Youker, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Gerald Youker, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Youker frequently treats Thyroid Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Youker specializes.

Where is Dr. Gerald Youker, MD's office located?

Dr. Youker's office is located at 5050 Ne Hoyt St Ste 317, Portland, OR 97213. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Endocrine Clinic Pcthe5050 Ne Hoyt St Ste 317 Portland, OR 97213
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The Endocrine Clinic

Adventist Medical Center10000 Se Main St Ste 236 Portland, OR 97216
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Affiliated Hospitals

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

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Adventist Health Portland

Portland, OR

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Providence Portland Medical Center

Portland, OR

78% Patient Experience Rating, 9% higher than the national average

17 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Critical Care Excellence Award™ (2022)