Dr. Kent Grewe, MD

Dr. Kent Grewe, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 62
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Dr. Kent Grewe, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Oregon Health and Science University School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in neurosurgery, pediatric neurosurgery, and more.

501 N Graham St Ste 545

Portland, OR 97227

Contact Information

(503) 288-5151

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Family Insurance
  • American Progressive Life Insurance/Health Insurance
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arkansas
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
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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. Grewe's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Scoliosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Grewe treats Scoliosis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Grewe treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acrodysplasia Scoliosis
  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Grewe treats Spondylosis more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Grewe treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Grewe treats Low Back Pain more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Grewe treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Grewe's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Bursitis
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Clavicle Fracture
Coccygeal Pain
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Disc Replacement
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Sprain
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Hematoma
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Fracture Care
Gait Abnormality
Gout
Hand Conditions
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hip Sprain
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Pain
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Replacement
Knee Sprain
Knee Surgery
Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lupus
Meningiomas
Morton's Neuroma
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteosarcoma
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Pseudoarthrosis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Rotator Cuff Tear
Sacrum Disorders
Scapular Fracture
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Systemic Sclerosis
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Care Philosophy

Provides state of the art medical care for our patients in a friendly, compassionate and professional setting. You will be greeted and cared for by our extraordinarily knowledgeable, efficient, and kind staff. Our staff has special experience in d...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Pediatric Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1991
Spine Care Mgmt Grp
Fellowship Hospital
1990
Cleveland Spine and Arthritis Center
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Columbia Orhto Grp
Fellowship Hospital
1989
University Mo Columbia School Med
Residency Hospital
1984
Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital
Internship Hospital
1983
Oregon Health and Science University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1979
Oregon State University
Undergraduate School
1991
1990
1989
1989
1984
1983
1979

Awards

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Grewe

4.3

Based on 33 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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(5)

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Dr. Grewe was amazing! We'd waiting a long time for a Dr. to work thoroughly through my husbands years of chronic Back Pain, cause of, and then for diagnostic, and possible solutions to a road towards recovery. My husband was worried it would be a "Jump" right to surgery approach, but was delighted...Read More
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I just got off the phone from trying to make an appointment with Dr. Grewe. The receptionist was fine taking me as a new patient. When I mentioned that this was going to be a second opinion I was told that “he did not have time to do this “. I could not believe what I had just heard and had to...Read More
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Dr. Grewe has done three fusings(2 lumbar and 1 cervical). All very successful. He takes time to thoroughly explain and answer my questions. He is very busy, but well worth the wait. His office staff is very competent and helpful. Dr. Grewe’s PA Lorraine needs some help with answering questions...Read More
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Dr. Grewe is an excellent neurosurgeon and a top Legacy trauma doc. His explanations were thorough and he took time to answer all questions. He has a reputation for being conservative with regard to procedures so I trust that he won't perform surgery unless it's really needed.
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It was about 15 years ago..... I had a disk issue between c6/c7 in my neck... The pain was unbearable and I had lived with it for several months. A J& J rep I talked to in the hospital introduced me to Dr Grewe and I seen him that afternoon. He operated on me the next morning and saved my life.......Read More
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Medicaid
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arkansas
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
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Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
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MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
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Nationwide
ODS Health Plan
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Pacific Mutual
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Preferred PSN
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
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Providence Health Plans
Personal Option EPO
Preferred PPO
Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
Preferred Provider Network PPN
State Farm
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UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid
Wells Fargo Insurance

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