Dr. Neil Swanson, MD

Dr. Neil Swanson, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. Neil Swanson, MD is a dermatologist in Clackamas, OR and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry in 1976 and specializes in dermatology.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

See how frequently Dr. Swanson performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

Dr. Swanson's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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."

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

25  Conditions Treated

17  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

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Swanson to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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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)

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...more
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