Dr. Timothy Bollom, MD

Dr. Timothy Bollom, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Timothy Bollom, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Bend, OR and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of Minnesota Medical School in 1998 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine.Read his story

2200 NE Neff Rd Ste 200

Bend, OR 97701

Contact Information

(541) 382-3344

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
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Top Care Areas

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

Knee Sprain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
more than 98% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Dr. Bollom's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bollom "Dr. Bollom was drawn to the medical field because he knew he wanted to make a difference in people's lives. Whether he is on the sidelines of a high school game or performing surgery, he has positively impacted thousands of lives in our community. And when he gets to see a patient he's treated out and about again, he says it's the best feeling in the world. Timothy Bollom, MD is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery and the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery Subspecialty in Sports Medicine. He completed his fellowship in Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy at Steadman-Hawkins Clinic in Vail, Colorado. He earned his medical degree at University of Minnesota Medical School in Minneapolis, Minnesota and completed his orthopedic residency at University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida. Dr. Bollom also serves as Medical Director for Mt. Bachelor National Ski Patrol, Team Physician for XC Oregon, Team Physician for Bend Elks and Team Physician for Bend High School and Sisters High School. He is Medical Director for Cascade Surgery Center and a Board Member for The Center Foundation. In his spare time, he can be found on the slopes with his wife and children or on the golf course, he fully embraces all that makes Central Oregon a great place to live and work."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bollom "Dr. Bollom treats patients of all ages and diverse backgrounds, with a focus on comprehensive diagnosis and treatment of knee and shoulder disorders. From simple arthroscopy to total joint replacement he utilizes minimally invasive techniques and a sports medicine philosophy of returning patients to normal activity as quickly as possible."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

84  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Ataxia
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
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38  Procedures

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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

  • University Of Saint Thomas, Saint Paul, Mn
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Minnesota Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • University Of Florida, Gainesville
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Steadman-Hawkins Sports Medicine Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bollom has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bollom's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bollom to family and friends
28 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Bollom's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Bollom Says:
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Thank you for your feedback so The Center can continually improve our services. If you have a concern or want to share your success story, please contact us at info@thecenteroregon.com. Thanks!  

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Patient Comments (8)

very conservative yet caring surgeon, was my third and most thorough opinion, staff did good job of getting my outside records...not easy
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After 3 surgeries from other doctors he was the only one who could fix my knee
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Hi Christy, Glad to hear you are back on your feet. Thanks for the review!

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Worst experience I’ve ever had with a healcare provider. Staff never returns calls. I’ve had to repeatedly call and explain that I’m in severe pain and still don’t get a response. I’ve been waiting 5 days and still no call. This is both irresponsible and unkind. I filed a complaint with patient...more
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I was in a lot of pain when I saw Dr Bollom MD. He never did diagnose the extent of my injury. I would of got a second opinion sooner, though I found out I had cancer just before Dr Bollom send me on my way. My whole life turned on a dime and I still had to suffer because Dr Bollom stated I was...more
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On my first visit I informed Dr Bollom, I felt I had a pinched nerve in my neck. He said he was the one with the degree and he would determine the extent of my injury. After a few visits he stated I was good to go. Upon getting a second opinion, I was told I had moderate damage between C5 & C6...more
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