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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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Oregon
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Burford's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Calcium Metabolism Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Burford treats Calcium Metabolism Disorders more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Burford treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Hyperparathyroidism
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Burford treats Hyperparathyroidism more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Burford treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Primary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperparathyroidism, Neonatal, Severe Primary
  • Primary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Hyperparathyroidism
Thyroid Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Burford treats Thyroid Cancer more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Burford treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Follicular Adenocarcinoma
  • Follicular Thyroid Cancer
  • Medullary Thyroid Cancer
  • Papillary Thyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer, Anaplastic
  • Thyroid Cancer, Familial Medullary
  • Thyroid Cancer, Hurthle Cell

Dr. Burford's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Acromegaly and Gigantism
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Craniopharyngioma
Diabetes Insipidus
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Female Infertility
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Hashimoto's Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Pheochromocytoma
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Rickets
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Nodule
Thyroiditis
Turner Syndrome
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

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

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Dr. Burford's Reviews

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Based on 22 reviews

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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
13.636363636363637%
(3)

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Outstanding physician thorough always review medical history Explains everything couldn't recommend highly enough
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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...Read 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...Read 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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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Health Net
Health Net PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
LifeWise
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
ODS Health Plan
Providence Health Plans
Personal Option EPO
Preferred PPO
Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
Preferred Provider Network PPN
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare
PacifiCare HMO
PacifiCare PPO
United Healthcare

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