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E. C. Douville, MD Providence Medical Group

Cardiovascular surgeon; Medical Director, Surgery, Providence Portland Medical Center
Languages: English
Specialties:
Accepting New Patients
Professional Statement
Dr. Charles Douville enjoys having the opportunity to care for patients and help them return to good health. In his practice he emphasizes "excellence in surgical outcomes while caring for each person as an individual." Dr. Douville is committed to treating his patients as he would want his own family treated. "It is important to have respect for the individual and his or her autonomy," he says. "Our role as surgeons is to offer options and be sure they are understood, and then advise what in our opinion is the best option."

Board certified by both the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery, Dr. Douville earned his medical degree from UCLA School of Medicine and completed his internship and surgery residency at the University of Cincinnati. He completed his thoracic surgery residency at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston.

With more than 21 years of experience, his special expertise includes multiple atrial grafting in coronary artery bypass surgery, heart valve surgery, carotid artery surgery, and endovascular treatment of aortic disease.
Education
Institution
Type
Year
UCLA School of Medicine
Medical School
1982
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Internship
1983
University of South Carolina School of Medicine
Residency, Thoracic Surgery
1991
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Residency, Surgery
1988
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Surgery, Surgery - General
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery, Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
Clinical Interests
  • aortic aneurysm
  • aortic diseases
  • aortic ulcer
  • aortitis
  • cardiac mri
  • dissection of aorta
  • marfan syndrome
  • mycotic aneurysm
  • nuclear cardiology test reading
  • thoracic endovascular aortic repair
 
Providence Heart Clinic-Cardiovascular Surgery-East
5050 Northeast Hoyt Street Suite 511
Portland, OR 97213
503-962-1021
Affiliated Facilities
Providence St. Vincent Medical Center
Providence Portland Medical Center