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Nicholas L. Gideonse, M.D.

Not currently accepting patients

  • Assistant Professor of Family Medicine, School of Medicine


  • Family Medicine

Special focus

  • Maternity / Obstetrics

Locations and contact

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About me

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.

Languages spoken

  • English

Education and training

  • Residency

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

    • American Board of Family Practice, 1994, 2001

Memberships and associations:

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
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Ratings and reviews

Overall: 4.6 out of 5 (114 Ratings, 43 Reviews)

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