Dr. Neil Swanson, MD

Dr. Neil Swanson, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Neil Swanson, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Clackamas, OR. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 41 years. Read his story

9775 SE Sunnyside Rd Ste 500

Clackamas, OR 97015

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Cancer
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more than 68% of peers
Skin Cancer
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more than 65% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
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more than 62% of peers

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Dr. Swanson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Swanson "Dr. Swanson specializes in caring for patients with skin cancer, including melanoma. With advanced training in Mohs surgery, he often treats complex cancers. He has trained over 30 fellows who practice at teaching hospitals in the United States and around the world. In his spare time, he enjoys country life, including Western riding and competing on his horse Jax."
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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Dermatitis
  • Dry Skin
  • Folliculitis
  • Genital Warts
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hidradenitis
  • Intertrigo
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Diseases
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Warts
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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Mole Evaluation
  • Mole Removal
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Screenings
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 5/20/2013
    Nature of Complaint: Estate of 60 year old immunosuppressed renal transplant patient alleges delay in diagnosis and treatment of squamous cell cancer of abdomen. Dr. Swanson was attending dermatologist for outpatient Mohs procedure to remove cuaneous basal and squamous cell lesions of head.
    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

  • Rochester Med Ctr
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Rochester School Of Medicine And Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Of California San Francisco
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Swanson has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Swanson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Swanson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Swanson to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Swanson's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Wilsonville, OR |
If youre looking for the best of the best Neil is right there. His surgical artistry saved me scarring and was done in a very professional caring manner. He switched me from Efudex to Picato for AK treatment and it is a far superior (albeit expensive) approach to long term skin health. Neil is the best. If thats what youre looking for go see him!
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Now Accepting New Patients
This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Next Day
Dr. Swanson accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Preferred Provider Network PPN

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Hospitals where Dr. Swanson has admitting privileges

Adventist Medical Center
10123 SE Market St
Portland, OR 97216
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OHSU Hospital- Marquam Hill
3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd
Portland, OR 97239
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Providence Milwaukie Hospital
10150 SE 32nd Ave
Milwaukie, OR 97222
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Providence Portland Medical Center
4805 NE Glisan St
Portland, OR 97213
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Tuality Community Hospital
335 SE 8th Ave
Hillsboro, OR 97123
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