Dr. Nathan Selden, MD

Dr. Nathan Selden, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Nathan Selden, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 18 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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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Selden "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-focused, team approach for craniofacial, congenital, neurovascular, traumatic, and other disorders. Our Division includes two attending pediatric neurosurgeons and two pediatric nurse practitioners."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

10  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

  • Brain Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy
  • Epilepsy Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus Surgery
  • Spine Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Oregon.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Stanford University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of Michigan Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Mi Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Childrens Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • 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
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • Italian
  • English

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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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