Dr. Kim Burchiel, MD

Dr. Kim Burchiel, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 68
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Dr. Kim Burchiel, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in neurosurgery.

3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd

Portland, OR 97239

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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
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. Burchiel's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Brain Surgery
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Burchiel performs Brain Surgery more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Burchiel performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Deep Brain Stimulation
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Burchiel performs Deep Brain Stimulation more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Burchiel performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Brain Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Burchiel treats Brain Disorders more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Burchiel treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Burchiel's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
All Lymphoma
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Cancer
Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Esophageal Diseases
Fracture
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Larynx Conditions
Leukocytosis
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lung Cancer
Lymphoma, Large-Cell
Mantle Cell Lymphoma
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Neutropenia
Nodular Lymphoma
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pancytopenia
Pathological Spine Fracture
Polycythemia Rubra Vera
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Prostate Cancer
Pulmonary Disease
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reticulosarcoma
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stomach Diseases
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thalassemia
Thrombocytosis
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Urinary Disorders
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kim Burchiel, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1982
    University Of Washington
    Residency Hospital
    1982
  • 1977
    Harbor Genl Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1977
  • 1976
    University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1976

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Dr. Burchiel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Burchiel

3.3

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
52.94117647058823%
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4 Stars
5.882352941176471%
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1 Star
41.1764705882353%
(7)

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I would strongly recommend going to another surgeon. Skilled, but if compassion and understanding and help is what you are seeking, go somewhere else.
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Stay away from this doctor & the OHSU facial pain clinic. They are rude, uncaring, and lack the skill and knowledge to provide proper, compassionate care. I was treated like a lab rat.... not a real patient in excruciating pain. I did not follow any of the advice they gave and sought (very...Read More
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On August 15, 2006, I was referred to Dr. Burchiel for treatment of extreme Trigeminal Neuralgia; my first appointment with him was August 31. I was scheduled for Macrovascular decompression of the trigeminal nerve on September 15, and my procedure was broadcast via CCTV to a neurosurgery...Read More
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Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Kaiser Permanente
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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