Dr. Ronald Allen, DO

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 51
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Dr. Ronald Allen, DO
Dr. Ronald Allen, DO is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Portland, OR. He is 51 years old and has been practicing for 20 years. Dr. Allen is affiliated with Legacy Emanuel Medical Center, Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center and Providence St. Vincent Medical Center.

Portland Clinic

800 SW 13th Ave

Portland, OR 97205

Contact Information

(503) 221-0161

Dr. Ronald Allen, DO

Dr. Ronald Allen, DO

Accepted insurance

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

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Dr. Allen's Experience

Dr. Allen's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

Conditions Treated

  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hypertropia
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


  • Cataract Removal Surgery

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.


  • Western Univ Of Health Sciences/College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of The Pacific, Western University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Bamc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Bamc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Allen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Polish
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Allen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Allen to family and friends
based on 12 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Allen's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
Portland, OR |
My app't for an annual medical eye exam with Dr. Allen was very thorough. His manner is reassuring and he performed tests that I hadn't had before with previous ophthalmologists. He took time to answer my questions and I'm confident in his assessments and recommendations.
in Beaverton, OR |
Shout out to Dr. Allen (ophthalmology). My husband and I go to him annually to monitor our eye health due to risks associated with diabetes. Dr. Allen has a caring confident manner which puts us at ease. He takes his time during the examination and is good at explaining things in simple layman terms. We highly recommend Dr. Allen! Since we have had such positive experiences with Dr. Allen, we are looking at other docs at the Portland Clinic to be our primary care physicians.
in Lake Oswego, OR |
Dr. Allen was unable to discern hsv1 on my eyelid from a common sty! I have experienced several hsv1 leisons on my eye lids in the recent past, as well as a sty. I KNOW THE DIFFERENCE! l will not go back to this doctor and now I am doubting The Portland Clinic in general. Seriously, I am expected to pay a hefty bill for an incorrect diagnosis, as well as home care that is inapproprite for hsv1??? Probably not going to happen, as I will now need to see another opthomologist.
Dr Allen failed to identify an emergency retinal detachment until a whole week after symptoms began. I as a patient was in panic about sudden vision loss and was told that my eyes were completely healthy until I pushed to move up some screening tests where he then was able to identify something was wrong, but even then the diagnosis was off.
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Dr. Allen accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Preferred Provider Network PPN

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Hospitals where Dr. Allen has admitting privileges

Legacy Emanuel Medical Center
2801 N Gantenbein Ave
Portland, OR 97227
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Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center
1015 NW 22nd Ave
Portland, OR 97210
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Providence St. Vincent Medical Center
9205 SW Barnes Rd
Portland, OR 97225
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