Michael R. Powers M.D.

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Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Pulmonology School of Medicine

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4.8 out of 5 (37 Ratings, 5 Comments)


  • Pediatrics
  • Pulmonary Medicine

Special focus on

  • Pulmonology (Pediatric)


  • M.D., Oregon Health & Science University, Portland 1985
  • Residency:

    • Pediatrics, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, 1988
  • Fellowship:

    • Pediatric pulmonary, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, 1991
  • Certifications:

    • General pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics, 1989


Dr. Powers received his medical degree from OHSU in 1985. He continued his medical education at OHSU by completing his pediatrics residency and fellowship in pediatric pulmonary. He received his board certification in pediatrics in 1989 and in pediatric pulmonary in 1992, recertified in 2003.

Dr. Powers has been the division head of pediatric pulmonology since 2009 and professor of pediatrics since 2010. His special clinical interests include cystic fibrosis, non-CF bronchiectasis, child interstitial lung disease (chILD), and pulmonary hypertension related to chronic lung disease.

In addition, Dr. Powers has an NIH-funded laboratory that investigates angiogenesis as it relates to bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) and retinopathy of prematurity (ROP).

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Patient Ratings

4.8 out of 5 (37 Ratings, 5 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

  • Aug 21, 2019

    Dr Powers is very patient with my daughter and is willing to work with her frustrations of constantly on meds.

  • Dec 28, 2018

    He was very detailed with his questions and really listened to my feedback and concerns.

  • Nov 15, 2018

    Dr. Powers made a huge difference in daughter's life and saved her life. So that's my response.

  • Nov 14, 2018

    Great. Knowledgeable and kind. Answers all of our questions

  • Sep 02, 2018

    He seems to know what he is doing

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