AboutDr. Robert Hendrickson, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Portland, OR. He has 18 years of experience. His specialties include Medical Toxicology and Emergency Medicine. Dr. Hendrickson is affiliated with OHSU Hospital & Clinics and OHSU Hospital. He speaks English.
Dr. Robert Hendrickson has the following 2 specialties
- Medical Toxicology
A medical toxicologist treats drug overdoses, whether intentional or unintentional, but they also study the specific effects various drugs and medications have on our health in specific doses. In addition to drug-related illnesses, a toxicologist can treat poisonous bug bites, snake bites and reactions to toxic plants or food.
Toxicologists can also treat and diagnose exposure to any kind of toxic chemicals, gases (such as carbon monoxide) or pesticides as well as lead, mercury and arsenic poisoning. If you work in or live close to industrial facilities, you might worry about exposure to certain chemicals and gases that would adversely affect your body’s normal function. Don't hesitate to consult with a toxicologist about your specific concerns.
- Emergency Medicine
An emergency physician is a doctor who is an expert in handling conditions of an urgent and extremely dangerous nature. These specialists work in the emergency room (ER) departments of hospitals where they oversee cases involving cardiac distress, trauma, fractures, lacerations and other acute conditions.
Emergency physicians are specially trained to make urgent life-saving decisions to treat patients during an emergency medical crisis. These doctors diagnose and stabilize patients before they are either well enough to be discharged, or transferred to the appropriate department for long-term care.
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Dr. Hendrickson is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
18 Years Experience
State University Of New York Upstate Medical University
Graduated in 1997
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