Dr. Kim Burchiel, MD

Dr. Kim Burchiel, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
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

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Brain Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Deep Brain Stimulation
very high
more than 94% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

70  Conditions Treated

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24  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Oregon.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Burchiel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Burchiel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Burchiel to family and friends
17 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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  • 1

Dr. Burchiel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

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...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...more
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