About Dr. Brian S Shaffer MD

Dr. Brian S Shaffer, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Portland, OR. He has 33 years of experience. His specialties include Urology. He speaks English.

Dr. Shaffer has received 2 awards.

Rating Overview

24 Ratings with 11 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Brian S Shaffer is Excellent. Dr. Brian S Shaffer has been rated by 24 patients. From those 24 patients 11 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Brian S Shaffer is 4.7 of 5.0 stars.

Location

get directions UROLOGIC CONSULTANTS
9135 SW Barnes Rd Ste 663
Portland, OR 97225

Specialties

Dr. Brian S Shaffer has the following 1 specialty

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Brian S Shaffer has the following 9 expertise

  • Bladder Issues
  • Erectile Dysfunction (ED)
  • Endoscopy (Endoscopic Surgery)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Overactive Urinary Bladder
  • Voice Disorders
  • Prostatitis
  • Urologic Emergencies
  • Kidney Stones

Board Certifications

Dr. Brian S Shaffer is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Reviews

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smooth biopsy process

Dr. Shaffer was excellent and biopsy process went smoothly.

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Excellent Doctor!

Brian Shaffer was very kind, patient and professional when he removed my sons tonsils. I would refer him to my family and friends.

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60 minutes
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This was my first visit with Dr. Shaffer.

I needed a new ENT service provider and made an appointment with Dr. Schaffer. Scheduling was reasonably quick and easy and I felt he answered all my questions. I had one concern about a week after a minor procedure and was able to speak to Dr. Shaffer’s nurse over the phone. All my questions were answered and I consider Dr. Schaffer my go to ENT.

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Five Stars

When I called for an appointment they were able to get me in fairly quickly. Dr. Shaffer gave me options on how to care for my problem without bias and so far the one I chose seems to have worked well

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10 minutes
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Easy Appointment
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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2009, 2015, 2017)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2014, 2015, 2017)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Education

    33 Years Experience

  • Harvard Medical School

    Graduated in 1986

  • Eastern Virginia Medical School

    Residency

  • Dr. Brian S Shaffer Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Health Net
    • Health Net OR CommunityCare
    • Health Net OR PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
    • PHCS PPO Kaiser
  • ODS
    • Moda Health Connexus
    • Moda Health First Choice Network
    • Moda Health Synergy Network
  • PacificSource
    • PacificSource PSN
    • PacificSource SmartChoice
    • PacificSource SmartHealth Oregon Members
  • Premera
    • Premera Heritage Signature
    • Premera Heritage and Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System
    • Providence PPO
  • Regence Health Plans
    • Regence MyChoice NW
    • Regence OR Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Brian S Shaffer

Dr. Shaffer joined Urologic Consultants in July 1994. He was drawn to urology because of the breadth of issues encountered, from the simple to the extremely complex, the purely medical to the purely surgical. His fellowship in Reconstructive Urology has taught him to break down complex problems into their root causes and then develop solutions to address those causes. "For most of medicine, coming up with the solution is often the easy part," he says. "Identifying the cause can be a challenge and requires that we ask our patients the right questions and listen well." He has been a leader in the Portland area for the use of robotics (including the da Vinci?) in urological surgery, has appeared in Portland Monthly?s Top Docs issues, and was chosen as one of America?s Top Urologists by the Consumers? Research Council of America. Dr. Shaffer embraces any activity that gets his heart pumping, especially cycling. He loves to cook (and eat) and enjoys nothing more than preparing meals for his beautiful and loving wife and four daughters.

Locations & Directions

UROLOGIC CONSULTANTS, 9135 SW Barnes Rd Ste 663, Portland, OR
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