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David F. Antezana, MD

Languages: English, Spanish
Accepting New Patients
Professional Statement
"My responsibility is to care for my patients with the utmost competence and compassion. I strive to educate patients about their condition so they may make an informed decision about their healthcare." Dr. Antezana has been a neurosurgical consultant in Portland since 2002. He earned a Bachelor of Science in biomedical engineering from Catholic University of America, and an M.D. from the University of Minnesota. He later completed residency and fellowships at Johns Hopkins Hospital in neurological surgery, cerebrovascular research and orthopedic spine surgery. Dr. Antezana is Providence Health & Services' lead investigator on two NIH-sponsored trials; and his research on neurophysiological monitoring in surgery has been presented at major international neurosurgical conferences. He currently serves as the chair of neurosurgery at Providence Portland Medical Center. When Dr. Antezana is not working he enjoys hiking and skiiing.
University of Minnesota
Medical School
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Neurological Surgery, Neurological Surgery
Clinical Interests
  • abscess central nervous system
  • acoustic neurofibromatosis
  • arteriovenous malformation
  • brachial plexus injury
  • brain neoplasms
  • choroid plexus tumor
  • cns lymphoma
  • decompression median nerve at elbow
  • ependymoma
  • epilepsy surgery
  • essential tremor
  • gamma knife
  • gamma knife perfexion
  • gliomatosis cerebri
  • herniation syndrome
  • intracranial hypertension
  • kyphosis
  • lesion of median nerve
  • malignant brain neoplasm
  • meningioma
  • percutaneous trigeminal rhizotomy
  • pineal tumor
  • pituitary tumor
  • prolactinoma
  • sacroiliitis
  • sciatica
  • scoliosis
  • spinal deformity correction surgery
  • spinal schwannoma
  • spinal tumor
  • spondylolisthesis
  • stereotactic radiosurgery
  • trigeminal nerve disease
  • ultrasound steroid injection of the spine
  • vagal nerve stimulator
The Oregon Clinic - Neurosurgery East
5050 Northeast Hoyt Street Suite 359
Portland, OR 97213
The Oregon Clinic - Neurosurgery West
9155 Southwest Barnes Road Suite 440
Portland, OR 97225
Affiliated Facilities
Providence Portland Medical Center
Providence St. Vincent Medical Center