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Dr. Brian Shaffer, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat*
4.5 (28)
Map Pin Small Portland, OR
Accepting new patients
19 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Brian Shaffer, MD

Dr. Brian Shaffer, MD is a Head & Neck Surgery Otolaryngologist in Portland, OR. They specialize in Ear, Nose, and Throat, has 19 years of experience, and is board certified in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. They graduated from Weill Cornell Medical College and is affiliated with Providence St. Vincent Medical Center, Providence Portland Medical Center and Providence Seaside Hospital. Dr. Shaffer, completed a residency at University of Pennsylvania Health System. Patients rated Dr. Shaffer an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Shaffer works at Practice in Portland, OR. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Shaffer's Office Locations

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    The Oregon Clinic Ear, Nose & Throat West
    9155 SW Barnes Rd Ste 536, Portland, OR 97225 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (503) 935-8100

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  • Providence St. Vincent Medical Center
  • Providence Portland Medical Center
  • Providence Seaside Hospital

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Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
Adenoidectomy
Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
Ear Tube Placement
Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
Lip, Excision or Resection
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Parathyroidectomy
Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
Radiofrequency Ablation Turbinate
Rhinoseptoplasty
Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tonsillectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Uvulectomy
Vestibule and Floor of Mouth Excision or Destruction
Wound Repair
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    Specialties*
    • Ear, Nose, and Throat

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    Years of Experience
    • 19 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1578629432
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • University of Pennsylvania Health System
    Residency
    Internship
    • University of Pennsylvania Health System
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Weill Cornell Medical College
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    Board Certifications
    • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
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