Dr. William Bowerfind, MD

Pulmonary DiseaseMaleAge 52

Dr. Bowerfind
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

The Oregon Clinic

1111 NE 99th Ave Ste 200 Portland, OR 97220

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(503) 963-3030

Dr. William Bowerfind, MD is a Pulmonologist in Portland, OR and has over 25 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Bowerfind has more experience with Sleep Apnea than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine medical school in 1996. He is affiliated with medical facilities Providence Milwaukie Hospital and Providence Portland Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Bowerfind to book an appointment.

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Dr. Bowerfind is affiliated with Providence Portland Medical Center Portland, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for pulmonary disease.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth
    This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital
    Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ See hospitals

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No malpractice claims found for Oregon
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Bowerfind

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Bowerfind treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Bowerfind treats other conditions, please contact the office at (503) 963-3030.

Sleep Apnea

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.Compare with other Sleep Apnea specialists.

Dr. Bowerfind is experienced in the area of Sleep Apnea. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Dr. Bowerfind's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Ileus
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Septic Embolism
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Swine Flu
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Bowerfind accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
American Enterprise Group
American Republic
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
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
HealthNet
Medicare Advantage PFFS
HealthSmart
Humana
Kaiser Permanente
LifeWise
Connect
National Elevator
ODS Health Plan
PacificSource
Preferred PSN
Premera Blue Cross
Heritage Plus
Heritage Signature
Principal Life
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
PacifiCare HMO
United Healthcare
Wells Fargo Insurance

Dr. Bowerfind's Reviews

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    Visited for a pulmonary function test and a follow-up virtual visit to discuss results. The office is well-run and my appointment occurred on-time after arriving. Everyone I interacted with in the office was both professional and courteous. The virtual follow-up with Dr. Bowerfind was good. No technical problems, started reasonably on time, and Dr. Bowerfind himself is easy to talk with, is patient, and generates the impression he encourages your participation in understanding things and deciding on next steps. I would refer any family or friends to him and this office without hesitation.
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Wait times
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
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    • Trusted the provider's decisions
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    Jim – Mar 22, 2021
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    Had a telephone visit,he was easy to understand
    What went well
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
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    No results
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    Chester Hedrick – Feb 18, 2021
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    He is one of the best providers around I am willing to do a video call with this guy anytime
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
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    No results
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    Aug 01, 2020
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    I did not feel rushed at my visit with Dr. Bowerfind. He listened to my concerns and explained possible strategies to try to improve my situation. He used charts to explain my lung status, and explained what the charts meant too. The staff were very friendly and my wait time was minimal.
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Wait times
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
    No results
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    Jun 20, 2020
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    I always come away from my visits feeling much better knowing that Dr. Bowerfind truly takes an interest in my health. He always explains issues so I can understand what to expect and places follow-up orders to continue on with dealing with my health issues. Excellent doctor in all ways!
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Wait times
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
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    Feb 15, 2020
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    Genuinely concerned. Asks all the appropriate questions that indicate that concern. Very concise easy to understand explanations. Always seems to be on the alert for the little things that could make a big difference/have a significant impact. Takes the time to listen. As I told my wife, 'It would be fabulous if all doctors you encountered exhibited this level of interest and communication.' Good doc...good person!!!
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    G. Scott Miller – Jan 21, 2020
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    DR BOWERFIND EXCEEDS ALL EXPECTATIONS...HAS FOR YEARS:)
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    Dec 21, 2019
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    Very good felt better after talking to the Dr.
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Wait times
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
    No results
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    OR – Jul 02, 2019
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    Dr. Bowerfind is one of the best doctors I have ever interacted with. He has superior skills, medically and socially to connect with his patient and help them with their condition or problems. I would recommend him with no hesitation and consider myself lucky to be in his care.
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    About Me

    Care Philosophy

    While I specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide variety of diseases, I feel that all conditions are best managed with a well-rounded and personalized...Read more

    Biography

    Dr. Bowerfind graduated from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland, OH. He completed his internship and residency at Osler Medical...Read more

    Specialties

    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Critical Care Medicine
    • Sleep Medicine

    Board Certifications

    Education

    2003
    Johns Hopkins
    Fellowship Hospital
    1999
    Osler Medical Service Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1997
    Osler Medical Service Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1996
    Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
    Medical School
    1990
    University of Virginia
    Undergraduate School
    ,

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Does Dr. William Bowerfind, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Bowerfind has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

    Is Dr. William Bowerfind, MD accepting new patients?

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    Does Dr. William Bowerfind, MD accept my insurance?

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    What are Dr. William Bowerfind, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Bowerfind frequently treats Sleep Apnea. See all practice areas where Dr. Bowerfind specializes.

    Where is Dr. William Bowerfind, MD's office located?

    Dr. Bowerfind's office is located at 1111 NE 99th Ave Ste 200, Portland, OR 97220. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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    Locations

    The Oregon Clinic

    Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine East1111 NE 99th Ave Ste 200 Portland, OR 97220
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    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Bowerfind is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

    Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

    Providence Milwaukie Hospital

    Milwaukie, OR

    77% Patient Experience Rating, 8% higher than the national average

    Providence Portland Medical Center

    Portland, OR

    78% Patient Experience Rating, 9% higher than the national average

    17 Awards Received

    Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019)