Dr. Joseph Frankhouse, MD

Dr. Joseph Frankhouse, MD

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Age 55
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Dr. Joseph Frankhouse, MD is a general surgery specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Emory University School Med in 1990 and specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery.

2222 NW Lovejoy St Ste 601

Portland, OR 97210

Contact Information

(503) 413-5514

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart
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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. Frankhouse's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Anorectal Abscess
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Frankhouse treats Anorectal Abscess more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Frankhouse treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anal Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Colovaginal Fistula
  • Rectal Abscess
Abscess
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Frankhouse treats Abscess more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Frankhouse treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Anal Abscess
  • Anal/Rectal Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Brain Abscess
  • Breast Abscess
  • Cerebellar Abscess
  • Colovaginal Fistula
  • Dental Abscess
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Laryngeal Abscess
  • Liver Abscess
  • Lung Abscess
  • Pancreatic Abscess
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Perianal Abscess
  • Pericolic Abscess
  • Perirectal Abscess
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Prostatic Abscess
  • Rectal Abscess
  • Renal Abscess
  • Retroperitoneal Abscess
  • Retropharyngeal Abscess
Anal Prolapse
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Frankhouse treats Anal Prolapse more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Frankhouse treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Frankhouse's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anorectal Abscess
Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Bowel Resection
Cancer
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Surgery
Colonic Diverticulosis
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
Gallbladder Surgery
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Ileal Pouch-Anal Anastomosis
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Meckel's Diverticulum
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
Prolapse
Rectal Abscess
Rectal Diseases
Rectal Surgery
Rectovaginal Fistula
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
Secondary Malignancies
Sphincterotomy
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Care Philosophy

To provide state of the art care in a personal and sensitive manner customized to each patient. Using national guidelines and accepted principles for all care.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

2007
Los Angeles County Usc Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1997
Los Angeles County Usc Med Center
Residency Hospital
1991
University So Calif
Internship Hospital
1990
Emory University School Med
Medical School
Dartmouth College
Undergraduate School
2007
1997
1991
1990

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Media & Publications

  • www.lhs.org,

Dr. Frankhouse's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Frankhouse

4.8

Based on 26 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Frankhouse did 2 surgeries on a family member after most of the colon had been removed due to cancer at 46. Listen to your body people - it talks to you all the time. Due to Dr. Frankhouse's expertise the family member leads a normal, very active life. Dr. Frankhouse's expertise is surpassed...Read More
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I put my life and health in Dr. Frankhouse's experience and expertise. It was trust well placed. I highly recommend him to anyone with colorectal issues requiring surgery. Additionally, he is patient oriented and I felt very comfortable discussing my health issues with him.
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This man literally saved my life. I went into the hospital with a very rare condition, was taken seriously (after a few shenanigans with the ER team), but Dr Frankhouse was honest, upfront, conservative and thorough in treating my condition. I felt that he genuinely cared about my survival and...Read More
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Fabulous doctor. I was totally stressed with my situation and had been given some ( not helpful ) advice for several years prior to seeing Dr Frankhouse. He did my surgery April 2015. I am now normal I am so thankful. I would recommend him to anyone with out...Read More
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