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Top Care Areas

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

Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Flemming's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

67  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Keratosis Pilaris
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
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19  Procedures

  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Joint Drainage
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminotomy
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 6/21/2013
    Amount or Range: $150,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: Patient was a 58 year old married female with significant degenerative disease in her vervical spine. She underwent surgery with hardware placement intended for level C3-C6. Intraoperative x-ray was used to confirm the operative levels. On the first post operative x-ray was apparent fixation was from C4-C7 rather than C3-C6. The patient was told of the missed level but was symptom free from the spinal compression symptoms. She had persistant neck pain attribute degenerative arthritis at C2-C3. She was taken back to surgery 20 months after the first surgery for fixation from C2-C7. The patient alleges the missed level at the time of the first surgery resulted in the need for a second surgery 20 months later.
    State: Oregon
1 Sanction
  • Unprofessional Conduct (4/6/2017)
    Action Taken: Surrender
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Oregon
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Oregon Health Sciences University
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Ohsu
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Ohsu
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Tex Back Inst/Tex Southwestern Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Flemming has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Flemming has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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