Dr. Patricia Burford, MD

Dr. Patricia Burford, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Patricia Burford, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from University Of Glasgow, Faculty Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.

5050 NE Hoyt St Ste 414

Portland, OR 97213

Contact Information

(503) 445-8080

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • LifeWise
  • MultiPlan
  • ODS Health Plan
  • Providence Health Plans
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Calcium Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hyperparathyroidism
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Burford'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.

2  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

53  Conditions Treated

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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 Glasgow, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • University Hawaii
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Legacy Emanuel Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Of California Los Angeles
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Burford has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Burford's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Burford to family and friends
21 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Burford'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

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I have seen dr patricia Buford for about 3 years. I have had difficulty from the start getting information about my health, test results or getting the doctor to call me back. This last visit she sent me for an ultra sound for thyroid mapping after surgery. Then sent me for biopsy. But she is...more
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I have been with Dr. Burford since the mid-90's as a patient and I have always found her to be genuinely interested in my well-being, as well as being a very good diagnostician. I would have no hesitation recommending her.
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Dr. Patricia Burford is excellent. Great personality, and wonderful ethics- very patient centric. She zeroed in on something that was very out of balance with me and I'm excited to start correcting this problem. I have many things wrong with me, but no one else had come across this yet. I think she...more
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Dr. Burford is both knowledgable and caring. She takes time to go over all of my treatment options so I clearly understand my healthcare choices.
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Dr. Burford takes care of me. You feel you are a VIP. I only see her once a year for a marathon of tests to monitor my thyroid and diabetes and osteopenia. Always leave feeling well. She is smart, compassionate, and funny. We can talk dogs, horses, and thyroid easily. Glad I found this doctor...more
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