Dr. Paul Aanderud, DO

Dr. Paul Aanderud, DO

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
38 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Paul Aanderud, DO is a dermatologist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 5 years. He specializes in dermatology.Read his story

Goodskin Dermatology

10101 SE Main St Ste 2014

Portland, OR 97216
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • Health Net
  • LifeWise
  • Medicare
  • ODS Health Plan
  • Providence Health Plans
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fungal Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Aanderud's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Aanderud "As a native Oregonian who practices adult, pediatric, and cosmetic dermatology Dr. Aanderud is ready for any challenge you bring him. He earned his undergraduate degree from Brigham Young University and his medical degree from the Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine. During his three year dermatology residency at the Michigan State University Consortium/Oakwood Southshore Medical Center, he was actively involved in academic pursuits such as research and publications and national lecturing for which he received multiple awards for academic excellence. Dr. Aanderud lectures at local and national meetings, is active in community health education, and has publications in multiple peer-reviewed journals. In addition, he continues to share his extensive training in Medical Dermatology, and cosmetic therapies with his patients as well as rotating dermatology residents. He is an active member of the American Osteopathic Association, the American Osteopathic College of Dermatology, and the Oregon Dermatology Society. Dr. Aanderud is on staff at Providence Milwaukie and Providence Willamette Falls Hospital, as well as Portland Adventist Medical Center."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Aanderud "It is my personal mission to provide the best possible care for you and your family. I want to help you achieve your desire for healthier, smoother, and more radiant skin. Please allow me and my team to help you put your best face forward."

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Dermatology*

56  Conditions Treated

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17  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Facial Peel
  • Hair Removal
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Mole Evaluation
  • Mole Removal
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Screenings
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Oregon.

1 Sanction
  • Unknown (8/1/2017)
    Action Taken: License Restricted
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Oregon
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Brigham Young University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • A T Sill U Hlth Sci Kirksville Coll Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Oakwood Southshore Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Michigan State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Aanderud has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Aanderud has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Osteopathic Association, Member
  • American Osteopathic College of Dermatology, Member
  • Oregon Dermatology Society, Member

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What People Say About Dr. Paul Aanderud, DO
Saw Dr. Aanderud in October 2016 for a subaceous cyst on my nose. He did not explain much to me because he had several college students observing him that day and I wasn't asked if it was okay for them to be in the room. He told me the cyst was caused from smoking cigarettes. He then injected...Read More
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Portland, OR – Aug 31, 2017
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This Doctor was friendly and knowledgeable . Listen to everything I had to say and made me feel comfortable.
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Francisca Bauguess in Molalla, OR – Apr 13, 2017
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The office tried to force my 90 year old senile mother into MOHS surgery, making us feel like we were withholding life saving treatment. I expressed my concerns via fax as well as hand delivering a copy of the letter to the office. No one EVER contacted us regarding our complaint that a person in...Read More
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Gresham, OR – Apr 06, 2017
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