Dr. Jeffrey Swanson, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Swanson, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
Dr. Jeffrey Swanson, MD is a general surgery specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Universite De Montpellier in 1977 and specializes in general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.

9427 SW Barnes Rd

Portland, OR 97225

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MultiPlan

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No malpractice claims found for Oregon
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Dr. Swanson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Swanson performs Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary) more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Swanson performs this procedure more than 83% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Valve Repair
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valvuloplasty
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Tricuspid Valve Repair / Replacement
  • Valvuloplasty
Aortic Valve Regurgitation

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Swanson treats Aortic Valve Regurgitation more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Swanson treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Aortic Valve Surgery

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Swanson performs Aortic Valve Surgery more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Swanson performs this procedure more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Swanson's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation
Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Reconstruction Surgery
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Replacement
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arterial Graft
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Esophageal Diseases
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Disease in Women
Heart Injuries
Heart Murmur
Heart Surgery
Heart Valve Diseases
Heart Valve Replacement
Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy
Impella Device
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maze Procedure
Mediastinal Surgery
Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Repair
Mitral Valve Replacement
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Pulmonary Valve Surgery
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Septal Defect
Total Coronary Artery Revascularization
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventricular Assist Device
Ventricular Septal Defect
Ventricular Septal Rupture
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

I take pride in offering the most advanced heart care available in a compassionate, respectful practice tailored to the unique aspects of each individual. My cardiac surgical judgement and technical expertise are founded on years of training with masters of cardiac surgery and 25 years of a high volume practice where I have performed over 9,000 heart procedures.


  • General Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery


  • 1987
    Oregon Health Sciences University
    Residency Hospital
  • 1985
    Hospital Broussais
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1977
    Moncton Hospital
    Internship Hospital
  • 1977
    Universite De Montpellier
    Medical School
  • 1970
    Princeton University
    Undergraduate School


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What People Say About Dr. Jeffrey Swanson, MD
Hello Doc, I believe that you did a heart bypass surgery on me nearly 22 years ago. Were you the head of heart surgery at St. Vincent's hospital then? This is a good hearted message, no pun intended. You were honest and told me 10-12 years if 15 then consider a very lucky man. If 20 you wanted...Read More
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I am very happy I chose to meet and have Dr Jeffrey Swanson as my Surgeon. He truely radiated and practices compassionate care. I had zero doubts that I was in good hands. His reputation as foremost in the nation in his field preceded my meeting and he easily answered all our questions. Best of...Read More
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