Delaram Safarpour M.D., M.S.C.E.

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Assistant Professor of Neurology School of Medicine

Accepting new patients

4.6 out of 5 (283 Ratings, 114 Comments)


  • Neurology

Special focus on

  • Parkinson's and Movement Disorders


  • M.D., Azad Tehran Medical University 2007
  • M.S.C.E., University of Pennsylvania 2015
  • Residency:

    • Neurology, Temple University Hospital, 2014
  • Fellowship:

    • Movement disorders, University of Pennsylvania, 2017


Dr. Safarpour earned her medical degree from Azad Medical University in Tehran in 2007, she then completed a year of post-doctoral fellowship in movement disorders at Yale University followed by residency in neurology at Temple University hospital. Being interested in the clinical and epidemiological aspects of Movement Disorders, she then earned a master degree in neuroepidemiology and completed a fellowship in Movement Disorders at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. Dr. Safarpour joined the division of Movement Disorders at OHSU in summer of 2017 bringing her interest and expertise in the field of Movement Disorders and its epidemiology.

Dr. Safarpour and her husband recently moved from Pennsylvania with their two sons. They spend most of their spare time together, exploring the beautiful nature of Northwest. She greatly enjoys hiking, cooking, reading and singing to her sons.

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  • English
  • Farsi

Memberships and associations

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2015

Patient Ratings

4.6 out of 5 (283 Ratings, 114 Comments)

The patient ratings score is an average of all responses to the question "How likely would you be to recommend this provider to your family and friends (on a scale of 0 to 10)" on our nationally-recognized NRC patient surveys.

Patient Comments

  • May 04, 2019

    My doctor was very knowledgeable, compassionate, and really concerned. She handled my problem and everything's working pretty good.

  • May 02, 2019

    She was wonderful. Knowledgeable and kind, understanding our son’s cognitive limits but not condescending. Answered every question, suggested resources, reassured us. We could not have had a better doctor.

  • May 02, 2019

    She is friendly,calm and takes her time to explain everything including options and even what she would do if she were in my situation. I appreciate her honesty and willingness to listen to all I had to say.

  • May 01, 2019

    Dr Saparfour is always attentive and listens to our questions and or concerns.

  • Apr 30, 2019

    Dr. Safarpour is the best doctor I've ever worked with.

  • Apr 26, 2019

    Good advice on what to do next. Really appreciate interest in helping me.

  • Apr 22, 2019

    Dr. Safarpour was excellent. She took the time we needed and was very helpful. Thanks.

  • Apr 20, 2019

    I loved working with this doctor so much. She is so kind and so knowledgeable and so professional and so thorough. I couldn't imagine having a better experience. It was just, it was just a great day and I was so glad to meet her, and to get the benefit of all of her knowledge and experience. It was great. Thank you.

  • Apr 20, 2019

    Was very, very informative, was very pleasant, was down to earth, gave us other alternatives. Really liked her.

  • Apr 19, 2019

    Dr. Safapour is very knowledgeable and thorough with each appointment that I have had . I fell that she listens to concerns regarding my Parkinson’s Disease.

  • Apr 18, 2019

    Always excellent.

  • Apr 18, 2019

    very nice and helpful

  • Apr 17, 2019

    Dr. was very kind, listened to me and answered questions. Didn't feel like I was rushed out of the room.

  • Apr 11, 2019

    A wonderful experience, 0ne of the best doctors I have ever met!!!

  • Apr 06, 2019

    She was very good with me. She took about over an hour to test everything that needed to test on the Parkinson stuff. So I would recommend her to anybody else. She did a very good job, and that was very nice. Thank you.

  • Apr 06, 2019

    Hi, Dr. Delaram Safarpour is the loveliest doctor we have ever known and she takes all the time needed to listen to my husband to offer encouragement to offer new therapies. She is the absolute best neurologist. My husband has had Parkinson's for over 15 years. We've seen a number of different providers and she is by far the best I have recommended her to other people here in Eugene who might want to travel to Portland for their Parkinson's care. She is the best love her so much.

  • Apr 05, 2019

    I was impressed with her willingness to discuss my Parkinson treatment in a very understandable way.

  • Apr 05, 2019

    Other than having to wait in an exam room for her my experience was very positive. She made me feel special and I felt that she was very professional and thourl in her evaluation that I did not have Parkinson disease. That didn't mean I didn't have problems.

  • Apr 04, 2019

    Very helpful

  • Apr 04, 2019

    First of all, she's wonderful and I have great confidence in her and she gave me so much of her time when I visit and I just.....I just can't say enough about her and I have full confidence in her I'm staying right where I am. Wouldn't go anywhere else, so pass that along to her because I appreciate her so much.

  • Mar 28, 2019

    As always, Dr. Safarpour was superb, deeply knowledgeable, clear, open, communicative, closely attentive, warm. I and my family are very pleased and feel fortunate to have Dr. Safarpour as my doctor.

  • Mar 28, 2019

    She listens and explains medical options well.

  • Mar 23, 2019

    Hi, I'm really glad you called me about Dr. Safarpour, she's just a sweetheart. I feel as though she listens to me. I feel well cared for and she even wondered why I don't call her ever. I live in Ashland at the other end of the state. And so that's probably it but she's just welcoming and warm, knowledgeable and I have recommended her to my other friends who've got Parkinson's. That's it.

  • Mar 22, 2019

    I think Dr. Safarpour is a real star in the neurology world. She quickly determined what I needed and then put together a detailed plan to deal with my Parkinson's symptoms. I felt really encouraged when I left her office. She is a good communicator, explains things well, is very knowledgable and very smart! I was impressed.

  • Mar 22, 2019

    Dr. Safarpour is a blessing....I have great confidence in her advise.

  • Mar 21, 2019

    She really listens. She spent quality time with me, came up with medication issues, recommendations that were very helpful and intelligent. I am really pleased to have her as my doctor.

  • Mar 21, 2019

    Very excellent, very professional through gives me a lot of confidence I'm in the right hands.

  • Mar 20, 2019

    Hi, I'm responding on behalf of my husband [Name] myself and my son [Name] We were extremely impressed Dr. Safarpour spent a lot of time with my husband and explained everything clearly and what's interesting. Is that even though the diagnosis was it something great. She made us feel like there is a lot of hope and that she can help us and yeah, she was fantastic. I can't say enough great things about her we very much appreciate it her. Thank you.

  • Mar 17, 2019

    I really appreciated her time. She was a very informative doctor and she did everything she could to help me. I would highly recommend her. She's a very caring person.

  • Mar 15, 2019

    She listens to the questions I had and the upset that I had and comes up with a idea for a solution and I appreciate that.

  • Mar 13, 2019

    We really like her. She is friendly, kind and very interested in my health. She is also very knowledgeable.

  • Mar 09, 2019

    Dr. Safarpour listens! She is knowledgeable and it's always a pleasure to talk with her.

  • Mar 08, 2019

    She is great. She cares about my wife and her patients.

  • Mar 05, 2019

    Dr. Safarpour is always friendly and kind takes plenty of time with me asked me more than once to have any questions. She always makes it clear what's happening and what her thoughts are on my disease process. I have Parkinson's and I just really really appreciate her. She's fantastic and I would recommend her to anyone who had Parkinson's for sure. Thank you.

  • Mar 04, 2019

    Dr Safarpour is the best doctor I've ever worked with. Having recently been diagnosed with Parkinson's, she is kind, reassuring and very knowledgeable.

  • Feb 28, 2019

    Good listener and caring. Professional and knowlegeable. Able to answer our concerns

  • Feb 23, 2019

    Thank you for all your excellent care Dr. Safapour.You are the best. Thank you for helping me with my botox shots and headaches.

  • Feb 18, 2019


  • Feb 18, 2019

    Always helpful knowledgeable, patient and understanding

  • Feb 10, 2019

    I was ill when I saw here which affected my attention. In addition to a bladder infection untreated at that point, I came down with a flu bug after a visit to the immediate care center but could not keep the antibiotic down. My husband had the flu bug before me and so I caught it from himfrom him. So, I really appreciated her working with me under those circumstances.I look forward to our next visit in April.

  • Jan 31, 2019

    Dr. Safapour gave me plenty of information the first time I met her. She listened to my questions and concerns and ask me questions about myself what gave me a better Insight on what's happening with me.

  • Jan 26, 2019

    Extremely professional and knowledgeable

  • Jan 25, 2019

    Dr. Safarpour has a wonderful upbeat attitude and pays close attention to answering my questions.

  • Jan 23, 2019

    Dr Saparfour is friendly and always takes time to answer all our questions.

  • Jan 23, 2019

    She is very attentive and caring.She touroughly explained the treatment.

  • Jan 19, 2019

    Dr. Safarpour his copmetent. She's knowledgeable. She's empathetic and just a great addition to the OHSU Parkinson's team.

  • Jan 18, 2019

    I think your doctor was very knowledgeable, took the time to explain things to me very well, and gave me options that I might try so I'm very pleased with the doctor.

  • Jan 17, 2019

    She was up front and to the point and explained things in a way that was easy to understand. She has a kind and caring personality.

  • Jan 16, 2019

    I felt like each doctor I had a visit with truly cared about my health and they all acted in a professional way that I rarely have experienced. It is a very wonderful place

  • Jan 13, 2019

    She was very calm and she explained the procedure exactly the way it was going to be. Her English was very good. And I really enjoyed her, and I would recommend it to anyone. And my neck is much ... less tense, and I'm really glad that she came in and thought of Botox.