Dr. Frederick Tibayan

Thoracic Surgery
Portland, OR
23 years experience male

Locations

Oregon Health Sciences University

Portland, OR

Address

3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Mailcode: L353, Portland, OR
Directions

My office hours

Tuesday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

Aetna

BlueCross BlueShield

UnitedHealthcare

Office

Portland, OR

About

Bio

I'm an adult heart surgeon living in Portland, Oregon.

Specialties
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Thoracic Surgery

Doctor Q&A

300 Answers
319 Agrees
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A male asked:
Dr. Frederick Tibayan
23 years experience Thoracic Surgery
A heart attack ...: ... is when part of the heart muscle dies from not getting enough blood. When you lose heart muscle, it is not able to do its job, which is to pump b ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frederick Tibayan
23 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Air in pleural space: Pneumothorax happens when air collects in the space around the lungs - between the lungs and the chest wall. The air usually comes from a hole in the ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frederick Tibayan
23 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Variable: it really depends on the location and extent of the injury, as well as the condition of the patient.

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Testimonials
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Dr. Steven Guyton
Nov 27, 2012
I endorse this doctor. Fred is an excellent clinician and surgeon. He is great with patients and families. He also works hard in the laboratory advancing medical science.
Apr 12, 2014
Dr Tibayan is an outstanding physician and surgeon.
Nov 27, 2012
I endorse this doctor. He's got the right stuff.
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Dear Dr. Fredrick Tibayan, Thank you ever so much for this useful information you have shared :) From) a once stressed student :)
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! We are looking for a baby now. Your answer brought happiness.
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See I just walked out of of the ICU do you think I need to go back to so I can live

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Harvard Medical School
Graduated 1998MD

Residency

Stanford Hospital and Clinics

Residency

Stanford Hospital and Clinics

Awards

American Association for Thoracic Surgery Michael DebakeyResearch Scholarship
Medical Research Foundation of Oregon New Investigator Award

Affiliations

OHSU
Society of Thoracic Surgeons
Western Thoracic Surgical Association
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