Dr. Nicholas Fogelson

Gynecology
Portland, OR
male

Locations

Pearl Women's Center

Portland, OR

Address

140 NW 14th, Portland, OR
Directions

My office hours

Wednesday: 9:00am - 5:00am
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Fax

(503) 771-0438

Insurances accepted

Aetna

Blue Cross of California

Cigna

Health Net of Oregon

MultiPlan, Inc

Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oregon

Univera Healthcare

UnitedHealthcare

About

Bio

Dr Fogelson is an gynecologic physician and surgeon in practice at The Pearl Women's Center in Portland, OR. He specializes in minimally invasive surgery, including management of fibroids, endometriosis, and ovarian/adnexal masses. He offers surgical and non-surgical treatment for a wide variety of gynecologic problems with an emphasis on minimally or non-invasive approaches whenever possible. Over the last decade Dr Fogelson has distinguished himself as a regional expert in the treatment of endometriosis and pelvic pain. Dr Fogelson practiced academic medicine for 11 years, and teaches the medical students and residents of Emory University on a daily basis. He recently relocated to Portland, OR to join Dr. Richard Rosenfield at the Pearl Women's Center, a regional center of excellence in gynecologic surgery. Dr Fogelson has a wife, Zarya, and a daughter, Azalea. He has extended family in the Oregon area, both in Portland and in Eugene. Dr Fogelson has interest in social media and technology in medicine, and has maintained a blog at http://www.academicobgyn.com since 2007.

Specialties
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Gynecology

Licenses

United States: Oregon, South Carolina

Doctor Q&A

445 Answers
91 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nicholas Fogelson
Specializes in Gynecology
Struct / functional: Basically three possible general reasons - 1) There is something structurally wrong with the uterus that is keeping it from controlling its bleeding ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nicholas Fogelson
Specializes in Gynecology
Bleeding: Most cysts don't burst actually. A corpus luteum bursts as it releases an egg, which is part of normal ovulation. The "ruptured cyst" is actually b ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nicholas Fogelson
Specializes in Gynecology
Endometriosis: Lupron is a powerful suppressor of estrogen activity (mediated through the hypothalamus and pituitary), and it is used to suppress symptoms of endomet ... Read More

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Nov 18, 2011
Great doctor and runs a great website called www.academicobgyn.com. Highly recommend checking it out.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Fogelson is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Fogelson is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you. That's a question I've been wondering since I lost my first pregnancy due to a blighted ovum. Now I know that, that wasn't thecas
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine, OR
MD

Residency

Medical University of South Carolina

Awards

Alpha Omega Alpha
APGO/CREOG Award, APGO/CREOG

Affiliations

American College Of Obstetricians And Gynecologists
The American Board Of Obstetricians And Gynecologists
American Association Of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL)
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