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Douglas Beaman, MD

Dr. Douglas Beaman graduated medical school from the University of Michigan, and then completed an orthopedic surgery residency also at the University of Michigan in 1994. In 1995, Dr. Beaman did a foot and ankle reconstructive surgery fellowship with Roger Mann, MD in Oakland, California, and did further training in the Ilizarov method. He began his orthopedic practice in Portland in 1995 at Emanuel Hospital, and specializes in lower extremity trauma and reconstructive surgery.

Dr. Beaman currently operates at both Emanuel Hospital in Downtown Portland and Portland Providence hospital, and is the current head of orthopedics at Emanuel hospital. He is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. He is a member of multiple orthopedic societies, including the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Limb Lengthening and Reconstructive Society, American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society, North Pacific Orthopedic Society, and the Oregon Association of Orthopedists.

Dr. Beaman has authored multiple book chapters, presented research at national & international meetings, and published research in peer-reviewed orthopedic journals. His main research and clinical focus centers on lower extremity deformity, ankle arthritis, and surgical performance. His research efforts have received grants for clinical outcome studies, and currently to study methods for enhancing surgical team performance. He is involved in the education of the OHSU orthopedic residents at Emanuel hospital and has a fellowship program in lower extremity trauma and reconstruction.

Dr. Beaman's practice includes ankle and knee joint preservation surgery, ankle replacement arthroplasty, limb lengthening, correction of lower limb malalignment, lower extremity trauma care, and treatment of adult and pediatric foot and ankle conditions.

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Experience and Education

1981 - 1985: Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI, B.S. Chemistry, Summa Cum Laude

1985 - 1989: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI M.D.

1980 - 1990: University of Michigan, Dept. of Surgery

1990-1994: University of Michigan, Section of Orthopaedic Surgery

January 1995 - July 1995: Roger A. Mann, M.D., Oakland, CA, Foot & Ankle Surgery


Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society

Limb Lengthening & Reconstructive Surgery Society


American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society


Oregon Medical Association

Oregon Association of Orthopedists

North Pacific Orthopaedic Society

Medical Society of Portland

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