Dr. Rodger Sleven

Gastroenterology
Portland, OR
48 years experience male

Locations

Office

Portland, OREGON

Address

Portland, OREGON
Directions

Insurances accepted

Aetna

BlueCross BlueShield

Office

Portland, OR

About

Specialties
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Gastroenterology

Doctor Q&A

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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rodger Sleven
48 years experience Gastroenterology
The : The gas you pass is manufactured by the bacteria that live in your colon when they consume food substances that are not completely absorbed in the sma ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Rodger Sleven
48 years experience Gastroenterology
Chronic : Chronic acid reflux is a risk factor for esophageal cancer by predisposing the cells of the bottom of the esophagus to undergo a change to look more l ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Rodger Sleven
48 years experience Gastroenterology
There : There are actually two separate questions here. The first is whether there area alternative tests besides colonoscopy. There are other tests; but ea ... Read More
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Dec 16, 2012
He is extremely patience, honest, gives you alternatives. He really listens to your problems. Would highly recommend him as I have been going to him for about 20 years and my husband too. He also has ...Read More
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Sep 26, 2017
I really love doctor Sleven. I've gone to him for 30 years. He's comfortable, and has a good sense of humor. Mostly, I feel I can trust him completely with my care.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Sleven is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Big Thank You! This was so helpful....I have high blood pressure and I'm so twisted about this test my head is blowing off...Thanks for t
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Doc thanks for suggestion and what really consume little or more in order to live a better status of digestion and reduction of gas please g
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! Thank you. You put me on the track to figure this out

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine
Graduated 1976MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of California, Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine
Graduated 1972MD

Residency

Providence St. Vincent Medical Center

Residency

Oregon Health & Science University Hospitals

Residency

Oregon Health & Science University Hospitals

Awards

Providence St Vincent Hospital Teaching Award, Legacy Emanuel Hospital Teaching Award

Affiliations

American Gastroenterological Association
Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
Multnomah County Medical Society
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