Nicholas L. GideonseM.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Family Medicine, School of Medicine


  • Family Medicine

Special focus on

  • Maternity / Obstetrics

I see patients at


Dr. Nicholas Gideonse is a family doctor whose practice interests include opiate addiction treatment (particularly in pregnancy), maternity care, end-of-life care and Oregon’s Death with Dignity law, as well as community standards for pain treatment.

After his residency training, Dr. Gideonse practiced in rural Oregon. His educational focus is on the patient-centered medical home model of primary care and barrier-free access.

In his free time, Dr. Gideonse enjoys spending time with his wife, three adult children and their Australian Shepherd. He likes to Nordic and alpine ski, sail and attend musical performances.


  • Residency:

    • Oregon Health & Sciences University, chief resident, 1993-1994
  • Certifications:

    • American Board of Family Practice, 1994, 2001


  • English

Memberships and associations

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)

Patient ratings

4.8 out of 5 (131 Ratings, 47 Comments)

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