Dr. Raymond Tien, MD

Dr. Raymond Tien, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Raymond Tien, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Bend, OR and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign in 1996 and specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

2200 NE Neff Rd Ste 200

Bend, OR 97701

Contact Information

(541) 382-3344

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
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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. Tien's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tien treats Spondylosis more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Tien treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tien treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Tien treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Spinal Stenosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tien treats Spinal Stenosis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Tien treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Dr. Tien's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Carotid Ultrasound
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Hematoma
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rasmussen's Syndrome
Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stenting, Intracranial Vessels
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

"As part of The Center's neurosurgical team, Dr. Tien leverages his extensive expertise in the areas of stroke treatment, spinal cord injuries and brain trauma to help patients of all ages. He enjoys the interactions with patients who place almost un...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

Oregon Health Sciences University
Fellowship Hospital
Oregon Health Sciences University
Residency Hospital
1996
University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
Medical School
University Of Miami, Coral Gables
Undergraduate School
University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
1996

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Tien's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tien

3.6

Based on 33 reviews

5 Stars
54.54545454545455%
(18)
4 Stars
6.0606060606060606%
(2)
3 Stars
9.090909090909092%
(3)
2 Stars
3.0303030303030303%
(1)
1 Star
27.272727272727273%
(9)

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Dr. Tien was courteous and very thorough in his examination, and explanation of my MRI findings, and the treatment options. He is a very caring and compassionate physician.
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Was treated by this physician in 2012 for a ruptured brain aneurysm. Had excellent experience I survived. Received excellent care from his entire staff from the PA'S to his office staff after recovery and follow ups. His staff n his office was kind courteous and helpful each time I had a follow...Read More
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After having an MRI and determining what needed to be done to my back, I was given an appointment within the next week. Because I had been having pain in my legs for almost a year, I was VERY anxious to get relief. Dr. Tien explained what he would do. He did the surgery, and I was immediately...Read More
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I saw this doctor in 2016 and my experience was NOT good. Asking him questions felt difficult , hurried, and he really just doesn't talk much at all. He conveys "burnout" mode. He barely interacts with you. He was glad to charge $400 for a first "comprehensive" appointment that lasted just over...Read More
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This physician may have been good at one time but I'm going to a different one after these last few experiences with him and his rude less than truthful staff. He can't get the body part correct (hi there....how's your leg? It was my neck...He operated on my NECK.) I'm in pain, he looks at a tiny...Read More
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Locations

The Center Orthopedic & Neurosurgical Care & Research

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  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
First Choice Health
First Choice Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Health Plan of Oregon PPO
HealthSmart
LifeWise
Medico
Mutual of Omaha
ODS Health Plan
PacificSource
Preferred PSN
Providence Health Plans
Personal Option EPO
Preferred PPO
Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
Preferred Provider Network PPN
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Wells Fargo Insurance
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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