Dr. Nathan Selden, MD

Dr. Nathan Selden, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Nathan Selden, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

3303 SW Bond Ave # CH8N

Portland, OR 97239

Contact Information

(503) 494-4314

Insurance Accepted

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

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Background Check

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. Selden's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Brain Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Selden treats Brain Disorders more than 13% of his peers

Dr. Selden treats this condition more than 13% of his peers

Brain Surgery
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Dr. Selden performs Brain Surgery more than 4% of his peers

Dr. Selden performs this procedure more than 4% of his peers

Dr. Selden's conditions and procedures:

Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Cancer
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniotomy
Deep Brain Stimulation
Epilepsy
Epilepsy Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Hydrocephalus Surgery
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Spina Bifida
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Traumatic Brain Injury

About Me

Care Philosophy

We provide patient-centered care for infants, children and adolescents with central nervous system disorders. Comprehensive neurosurgical care and procedures for brain, spinal cord, and vasculature are covered. We use an interdisciplinary, disease-fo...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

2000
Childrens Memorial Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1999
University Mi Med Center
Residency Hospital
1998
Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
1994
University Of Michigan Hospital
Internship Hospital
1993
Harvard Medical School
Medical School
1986
Stanford University
Undergraduate School
2000
1999
1998
1994
1993
1986

Languages

  • Italian
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • British Marshall Scholar, Cambridge University, 1986-89
  • Award of the American Academy of Neurosurgery, 1998
  • NIH (NINDS) Research Grant, 2002-08
  • Oregon Child Health Research Center Grant, 2002-05

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4.4

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5 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Selden was a God sent. We traveled from California to Portland to have Dr. Selden perform, 5 hours, brain tumor removal on my 13 yr old daughter in 2015. I knew he was the one when I sent an email at 10 pm Sunday evening and got a respond 2o minutes later. We appreciated Dr. Selden and his...Read More
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I would recommend Dr. Selden to any parent who's child has the unfortunate need for Brain Surgery. Dr. Selden removed a 4cm tumor from my sons left Temporal Lobe in 2016. This is the Doctor you want to operate on your child, do not go any where else, unless Dr. Selden recommends to do so. ...Read More
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Dr selden is a great surgeon the staff in the hospital are hard to get a hold of when needed but friendly!
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Cigna
Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Kaiser Permanente
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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