Dr. Rufus Timberlake, MD

Dr. Rufus Timberlake, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Rufus Timberlake, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Univ Of Nc Chapel Hill Sch Of Med in 2001 and specializes in geriatric medicine and internal medicine.

3710 SW US Veterans Hospital Rd

Portland, OR 97239

Contact Information

(503) 220-8262

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
  • Providence Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
normal
more than 11% of peers
Urinary Disorders
normal
more than 7% of peers

Dr. Timberlake'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

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

5  Conditions Treated

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

  • Univ Of Nc Chapel Hill Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Timberlake has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Timberlake's Reviews

2.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Timberlake to family and friends
11 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Timberlake's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Just left this office with misinformation from a loud voiced man at check-in. Veterans CAN get their records immediately at the VA records department. And, learn the meaning of privacy. You talk too loud and the veteran was seeking HIS OEN FILES.
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He's been my primary care doctor for almost a decade, and has helped me through several major health issues. He is always polite and professional. He referred me to some specialists when necessary and they were able to resolve my issues. I am very pleased with Dr. Timberlake and I think he deserves...more
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One if the best! Why? He listens!
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My husband has terminal prostate cancer metastisized into bones. Dr Timberlake and his staff were curtious, caring and compasionate. There was never a problem with getting an appointment. If he was caught up with a client before us the nurse notified us to an approximent wait time. Dr. Timberlake...more
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No through check up.Just a question and answer visit.All I get is blood pressure checked and that's about it and that's if my blood pressure is high.No prostrate check or other things I would expect to be checked.Looking for a new doctor at the vets.I am sure glad I have an outaide doctor for...more
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