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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Adelson is Excellent. Dr. Adelson has been reviewed by 20 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
Promptness 4.4
Courteous Staff 4.4
Accurate Diagnosis 4.4
Bedside Manner 4.5
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.1

Specialties & Research

Dr. David Adelson, MD is board certified in Dermatology.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Acne (Acne Vulgaris)
  • Acne Rosacea
  • Melanoma
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Skin Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Adelson graduated from Emory University , Atlanta. He has 4 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2011, 2013 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2011, 2013 - 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2015)


Dr. Adelson has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Hillcrest Medical Center 
  • Saint Francis Heart Hospital 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. David Michael Adelson MD is a male Dermatologist, has 27 years of experience and practices in Dermatology.
Where does Dr. David M. Adelson practice?
Dr. David Adelson has 2 office locations.
Dr. David Adelson practices Dermatology near Portland, OR.
Additional practice locations include: Tulsa, OK.
See Portland Dermatologists.