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Dr. Jeffrey Swanson, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 70

Dr. Swanson

Dr. Jeffrey Swanson, MD is a general surgery specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Universite De Montpellier in 1977 and specializes in general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.


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(503) 216-8670

Dr. Swanson accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
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Background Check

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. Swanson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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

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
normal
normal

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
normal
normal

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
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • 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
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arterial Graft
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • 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 Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • 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 Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Surgery
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • 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.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

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
1987
1985
1977
1977
1970

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Aortic valve replacement, which was done better than anyone else can; he is the best in all aspects. I would not hesitate to trust him completely for any cardio procedures and follow-up. Total professional.
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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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Locations

Providence Heart Clinic, Cardiovascular Surgery

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    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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