Orthopedic Spine Surgeon
Are you searching for an orthopedic spine surgeon in Portland, OR? Dr. Timothy Keenen of Pacific Spine. Dr. Keenen is committed to accurately diagnosing the spine condition of each and every patient so that a proper treatment plan can be implemented.
Offering each patient the right surgery for the right reason at the right time is Dr. Keenen’s main philosophy. In the event that a surgical procedure is not necessary for your specific condition, he will refer you to a quality non-invasive provider that will help you find relief through conservative measures.
Dr. Keenen’s Background
As a board certified and fellowship trained orthopedic spine surgeon, Dr. Keenen treats surgical conditions related to the neck and lower back. After receiving a bachelor of science at Washington University in St. Louis, Dr. Keenen went on to St. Louis University to earn his medical degree. Following medical school, he completed a surgical internship and an orthopaedic surgery residency at the U.S. Naval Medical Center as well as a spine fellowship at University of California, Davis.
Thanks to his 20 years of experience as a deformity surgeon, where he conducted thousands of spine surgeries, and 8 years of teaching at Oregon Health Sciences University, Dr. Keenen has the experience and knowledge necessary to provide patients with effective surgical procedures that ensure optimal function and relief from pain.
Where Spine Surgeries Are Performed
Dr. Keenen conducts spine surgeries at a variety of convenient locations. These locations include the Providence Portland Medical Center, Providence,Providence Willamette Falls Medical Center, and Legacy Meridian Park Medical Center, and South Portland Surgery Center.
Types of Spine Surgeries Conducted
Dr. Keenen performs a wide array of spine surgeries that are designed to treat conditions of the cervical, lumbar. Whenever possible, he tries to perform a Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) which uses a smaller incision and facilitates a shorter recovery period.
Dr. Keenen’s surgical approach, or decision to make one or two incisions and whether to approach surgery from the back, front side, or flank side, vary based on spinal condition and location. Check out our spine surgeries page for a complete list of the types of surgery options available at Pacific Spine.
Visit Portland Spine Surgeon, Dr. Keenen of Pacific Spine
For proper diagnosis and surgical treatment of the spine, Dr. Keenen of Pacific Spine is the very best choice. As the top Portland orthopedic spine surgeon, Dr. Keenen has the cutting-edge technology, resources, and experience to help you find the relief you’ve been longing for. Contact Pacific Spine today for more information.