Dr. Michael Lefor, MD

Critical Care MedicineMaleAge 54

Dr. Lefor
Accepting new patients

The Oregon Clinic

1111 NE 99th Ave Ste 200 Portland, OR 97220

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(503) 963-3030

Dr. Michael Lefor, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Portland, OR and has over 25 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Oregon Health & Science University medical school in 1996. He is affiliated with medical facilities Providence Milwaukie Hospital and Providence Portland Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Lefor to book an appointment.

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No malpractice claims found for Oregon
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Lefor's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gallstones
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Megacolon
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Study
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Lefor accepts the following insurance:

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What went well
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (3)
  • Explained conditions well (3)
  • Listened & answered questions (3)
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    RecentHighestLowestMost Helpful
    Dr. Lefour was professional and courteous. The initial consultation and follow up were both great. I look forward to fine tuning my solutions for my complex apnea and trying to get my Apnea AHAs lower!
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Staff friendliness
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
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    Michael Berman – Sep 02, 2020
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    Excellent doctor: friendly, competent, thorough.
    What went well
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
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    Feb 01, 2020
    ×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Michael Lefor, MD?
    good information, good appointment
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    About Me

    Care Philosophy

    My goals are always to provide the best and most appropriate care to the individual patient. I believe that this is accomplished by listening and planning...Read more


    Dr. Lefor graduated from Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU). He later completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at Virginia...Read more


    • Critical Care Medicine
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Sleep Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Critical Care Medicine
    • Pulmonary Disease


    University of Utah
    Fellowship Hospital
    Virginia Mason Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    Virginia Mason Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    Oregon Health & Science University
    Medical School
    University of Portland
    Undergraduate School


    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Michael Lefor, MD accepting new patients?

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    What are Dr. Michael Lefor, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Lefor frequently treats Sleep Apnea, COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease), and Shortness of Breath. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Lefor treats.

    Where is Dr. Michael Lefor, MD's office located?

    Dr. Lefor's office is located at 1111 NE 99th Ave Ste 200, Portland, OR 97220. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    Does Dr. Michael Lefor, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Lefor has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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    The Oregon Clinic

    Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine East1111 NE 99th Ave Ste 200 Portland, OR 97220

    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Lefor is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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    Providence Milwaukie Hospital

    Milwaukie, OR

    77% Patient Experience Rating, 8% higher than the national average

    Providence Portland Medical Center

    Portland, OR

    78% Patient Experience Rating, 9% higher than the national average

    17 Awards Received

    Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)