Dr. Oscar Polo, MD

Dr. Oscar Polo, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Oscar Polo, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 1987 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology and family medicine.Read his story

5050 NE Hoyt St Ste 362

Portland, OR 97213

Contact Information

(503) 239-6800

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Cervicitis
high
more than 83% of peers
Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
normal
more than 78% of peers
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
normal
more than 73% of peers

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Dr. Polo's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Polo "After completing his medical degree and residency in Family Practice at the University of Oklahoma, Dr. Polo became board certified in Family Practice. He followed this with a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona. Dr. Polo joined Women's Health Today in 1993. Since then he has been active with administration duties at Providence Portland Medical Center. He was formerly the head of the Obstetrics and Gynecology and Pediatrics Department and has been a member of the Executive Committee and The Quality Assurance Committee of the hospital. Dr. Polo is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology with interests in high-risk obstetrics, menopausal gynecology and microinvasive pelvic surgery. Dr. Polo has particular interests in pelvic reconstructive surgery for patients with pelvic prolapse and urinary incontinence. He is a member of the American UroGynecology Society and the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopic Surgeries. Originally from Peru, Dr. Polo is fluent in Spanish and appreciates cultural diversity. Together, he and his wife, Amy, enjoy church activities, hiking, music and time together at home with their two children."

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2  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

57  Conditions Treated

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42  Procedures

  • Birth Control
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Fetal Monitoring
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Sympathectomy
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vulvectomy
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for 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

  • University of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Polo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Polo's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Polo to family and friends
17 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Polo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I was fortunate enough to become a patient with Dr. Polo over 3 years ago when my currentOB/was not inline with my birthing method choice. He is exceptionally knowledgable, kind, considerate, respectful, really listens to my concerns and is an excellent surgeon. He delivered my son and we had a...more
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Dr Polo is my hero. I had a total vaginal hysterectomy with laparoscopic assist,due to a remarkably large uterus full of fibroids. My surgery and recovery went beautifully. Zero complications. I was so scared for a long time to have the procedure but now I just wish I had done it sooner. Never...more
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He's awesome!!!!!
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Dr. Polo listened to my medical concerns and explained the procedures thoroughly. He took the time to explore different options available and consequences. We came to an agreement as to the best way to handle my particular medical issue. A friend in the medical field told me that Dr. Polo is a...more
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