Dr. Michael Dorsen, MD

Dr. Michael Dorsen, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 72
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Dorsen, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Portland, OR. He is 72 years old and has been practicing for 48 years.

501 N Graham St

Portland, OR 97227

Contact Information

(503) 528-0704

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Brain Disorders
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more than 33% of peers
Hydrocephalus
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more than 26% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
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more than 25% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
49

Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Lesion
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intradural Spinal Arachnoid Cyst
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skull Base Tumor
  • Spinal Cord Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondolthesis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Paracentesis
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Spinal Decompression
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 2011
    Amount or Range: $400,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: Alleged negligentcervical spine surgery resulting in hypoglossal nerve injury following by difficulty speaking and swallowing.
    State: 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

  • University Of Sydney, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • Ryde District Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Baylor College Affil Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • United States Air Force, School Of Aerospace Medicine Flight Surgeon Training At Brooks Air Force Base
    Other Education | Completed 1971

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Dorsen has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Dorsen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dorsen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dorsen to family and friends
2.6
based on 7 total reviews
Dr. Dorsen's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    FAIR
  • Answers Questions
    FAIR
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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