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Dr. John Dempster, MD

Neurology*
1.8 (16)
Map Pin Small Portland, OR
Accepting new patients
22 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. John Dempster, MD

Dr. John Dempster, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Portland, OR. They specialize in Neurology, has 22 years of experience, and is board certified in Epilepsy. They graduated from University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine and is affiliated with Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Dempster an average 1.8 star rating.

Dr. Dempster works at Legacy Medical Group-Neurology at Emanuel in Portland, OR. They frequently treat conditions like Epilepsy, Severe Infant Myoclonic Epilepsy and Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy along with other conditions at varying frequencies. 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. Dempster's Office Locations

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    Legacy Medical Group-Neurology at Emanuel
    2800 N Vancouver Ave Ste 130, Portland, OR 97227 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (503) 413-6166

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  • Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center

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Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome
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    About Dr. John Dempster, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurology

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    Years of Experience
    • 22 years of experience
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    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1386854974
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Epilepsy and Neurology
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    Dr. John Dempster, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Dempster is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Dempster has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Dempster works at Legacy Medical Group-Neurology at Emanuel in Portland, OR. View the full address on Dr. Dempster’s profile.

    Dr. Dempster has seen patients for Epilepsy, Severe Infant Myoclonic Epilepsy and Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Dempster on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    16 patients have reviewed Dr. Dempster. The overall rating for this provider is 1.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Dempster.

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