Dr. Mark Kallgren, MD

Dr. Mark Kallgren, MD

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Dr. Mark Kallgren, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Arizona College Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in pain medicine, anesthesiology, and more.

1515 NW 18th Ave Ste 200

Portland, OR 97209

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Kallgren performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
more than 85% of peers
Spondylosis
normal
more than 69% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
normal
more than 64% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kallgren "First doctor in Portland performing Senza, High Frequency SCS!   Portland Monthly Best Doctor again in 2016- 4 years in a row!  Boston Scientific and Medtronic spinal cord stimulation trials and implants with great results! 22 years doing interventional techniques to diagnose and treat pain problems: spinal cord stimulation, epidural injections (transforaminal and translaminar), selective nerve root injections, sacroiliac joint injections Botox and Myobloc Supartz, spinal cord stimulation, facet injections, RF ablation procedures, and all sympathetic nerve procedures including Stellate ganglion blocks (including for hot flashes).  Our office does state-of-the-art ultrasound-guided procedures!  "

3  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

139  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment Syndrome
  • Abdominal Injuries
  • Abdominal Muscle Strain
  • Abdominal Tumor
  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anesthesia Complications
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthropathy of Spinal Facet Joint
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Impairment
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Back Sprain
  • Back Tumor
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Brachial Plexus Injuries
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer Treatment Complications
  • Cancer-Related Muskuloskeletal Problems
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Cranial Neuralgia
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniospinal Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Joint Disease in the Shoulder
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Discitis
  • Discogenic Pain
  • Dystonia
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Facial Pain
  • Facial Palsy
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia
  • Hand Neuropathy
  • Head and Neck Tumor
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intercostal Neuralgia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Disorders
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Kyphosis
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lordosis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Metabolic Neuropathy
  • Migraine
  • Motor Neuropathy
  • Muscle Diseases
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Injury
  • Nerve Pain
  • Neuralgia in the Upper Extremity
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Neuropathic Joints
  • Neuropathy, Motor and Sensory
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Osteitis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
  • Osteoporotic Vertebral Fracture
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Polyneuritis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Retrobulbar Neuropathy
  • Sacral Plexopathy
  • Sacroilitis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica as Seen in Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scoliosis
  • Shingles
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Dislocation
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trochanteric Bursitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Ulnar Neuropathy
  • Vascular Neuropathy
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50  Procedures

  • 3D Ultrasound
  • Baclofen Pump Therapy
  • Baclofen Therapy
  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • Cervical Block
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Injection
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Extremity Ultrasound
  • Facet Block
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Ganglion Impar Block
  • Ilioinguinal and Iliohypogastric Block
  • Implantable Peripheral Neurostimulator
  • In-Office Ultrasound
  • Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Lumbar Sympathetic Block
  • Manipulation Adjustment of Back and Neck
  • Medical Branch Block
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Neurostimulation
  • Pain Management
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Supartz® Injection
  • Synvisc® Injection
  • Thoracic Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • Ultrasound-Guided Injection
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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.

Education

  • St Marys
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • University Of Arizona College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Tucson Med Ctr Thmep
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Hospital S Tx Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Of Texas Health Science Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Dripps Award, Outstanding Resident, 1993
  • Faculty Member of the Year, University of Arizona, 1995
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kallgren's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kallgren to family and friends
50 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (50)

  • 5
    (35)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (14)

Dr. Kallgren's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Kallgren listens and gives you recommendations. Very pleasant and is very responsive to any questions or concerns. IHe takes all the time you need to address and questions or concerns and he will treat you as though you are one of his family members. He wants the best for his patients. I would...more
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Dr Kallgren is rude and makes presumptions rather than obtain facts. Despite his strong expertise he has no miracle cure. I was seeking conservative pain relief treatment, not a cure. I have a slipped disk, pinched sciatic nerve, 2 herniated disks. Insurance is currently denying surgery so I needed...more
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