Our Providers

We offer 24-hour on-call teams in our comprehensive stroke centers at both Providence Portland Medical Center and Providence St. Vincent Medical Center. Our stroke team experts include neurologists, neurosurgeons, radiologists, emergency physicians, nurses and therapists. They quickly diagnose patients and use the most advanced treatment methods available.

Physicians: Make a patient referral
Make a referral or contact us: 503-216-1055

Accepting new patients

Archit Bhatt M.D., MPH, FACP, FAHA

Neurologist
Area of Expertise:

Stroke

9427 SW Barnes Rd Ste 595, Portland
9427 SW Barnes Rd Ste 595
Portland, OR 97225
Phone 503-216-1150
Fax 503-216-1066
Providence Neurological Specialties Mother Joseph Plaza
9427 SW Barnes Road
Suite 595
Portland, OR 97225
Phone 503-216-1150
Fax 503-216-1066
Accepting new patients

Walter G. Carlini M.D., Ph.D.

Neurologist
Area of Expertise:

Neurology

Providence Medical Group Medford Neurology
920 Royal Ave.
Medford, OR 97504
Phone 541-732-8400
Fax 541-732-8401
Accepting new patients

Diane Clark ACNP

Neurocritical care and stroke nurse practitioner
Area of Expertise:

Stroke, neurocritical care

9427 SW Barnes Rd Ste 595, Portland
9427 SW Barnes Rd Ste 595
Portland, OR 97225
Phone 503-216-1150
Fax 503-216-1066
Providence Neurological Specialties Mother Joseph Plaza
9427 SW Barnes Road
Suite 595
Portland, OR 97225
Phone 503-216-1150
Fax 503-216-1066
Accepting new patients

Sandy Dancer RN, MS, ANP

Stroke coordinator
Area of Expertise:

Stroke

Providence Neurological Specialties Providence St Vincent Medical Center East Pavilion
9155 SW Barnes Road
Suite 317
Portland, OR 97225
Phone 503-216-1150
Fax 503-216-1095
Accepting new patients

Vivek Deshmukh M.D., FACS

Medical director, Providence Neurointerventional Services
Area of Expertise:

Neurosurgeon, Providence Cranial and Spine Services

The Oregon Clinic-Microneurosurgical Division, Providence Portland
5050 NE Hoyt St.
Suite 651
Portland, OR 97213
Phone 503-935-8500
Fax 503-935-8505
The Oregon Clinic-Microneurosurgical Division, Providence St. Vincent
9155 SW Barnes Road
Suite 440
Portland, OR 97225
Phone 503-297-3766
Fax 503-297-8148
Accepting new patients

Christopher Fanale M.D.

Stroke neurologist
Area of Expertise:

Neurology

Providence Portland Medical Center
4805 NE Glisan St.
Portland, OR 97213
Phone 503-215-1111
Providence St Vincent Medical Center
9205 SW Barnes Road
Portland, OR 97225
Phone 503-216-1234
Providence Willamette Falls Medical Center
1500 Division St.
Oregon City, OR 97045
Phone 503-656-1631
Accepting new patients

Susie Fisher R.N., B.S.N

Regional progam manager, Providence Stroke Center
Area of Expertise:

Stroke nurse manager

9155 SW Barnes Road, Suite 304, Portland
9155 SW Barnes Road, Suite 304
Portland, OR 97225
Phone 503-216-1011
Accepting new patients

Braidon Freeman PA-C

Stroke and neurocritical care physician assistant
Area of Expertise:

Stroke and neurocritical care

9427 SW Barnes Rd Ste 595, Portland
9427 SW Barnes Rd Ste 595
Portland, OR 97225
Phone 503-216-1150
Fax 503-216-1066
Providence Brain and Spine Institute Providence St Vincent Medical Center
9135 SW Barnes Road
Suite 363
Portland, OR 97225
Phone 503-216-1055
Accepting new patients

Amit Kansara M.D.

Stroke neurologist
Area of Expertise:

stroke

9427 SW Barnes Rd Ste 595, Portland
9427 SW Barnes Rd Ste 595
Portland, OR 97225
Phone 503-216-1150
Fax 503-216-1066
Providence Portland Medical Center
4805 NE Glisan St.
Portland, OR 97213
Phone 503-215-1111
Providence St Vincent Medical Center
9205 SW Barnes Road
Portland, OR 97225
Phone 503-216-1234
Accepting new patients

Kathy Kearns RN

Nurse coordinator
Area of Expertise:

Stroke

Providence St Vincent Medical Center
9205 SW Barnes Road
Portland, OR 97225
Phone 503-216-1234
Accepting new patients

Ted J. Lowenkopf M.D.

Neurologist; Medical Director, Providence Stroke Center
Area of Expertise:

Stroke

9427 SW Barnes Rd Ste 595, Portland
9427 SW Barnes Rd Ste 595
Portland, OR 97225
Phone 503-216-1150
Fax 503-216-1066
Providence Neurological Specialties Mother Joseph Plaza
9427 SW Barnes Road
Suite 595
Portland, OR 97225
Phone 503-216-1150
Fax 503-216-1066
Accepting new patients

Valerie Mays RN

Telestroke program coordinator
Area of Expertise:

Stroke

Providence St Vincent Medical Center
9205 SW Barnes Road
Portland, OR 97225
Phone 503-216-1234
Accepting new patients

Nicholas J. Okon D.O.

Neurologist
Area of Expertise:

Stroke; Cerebrovascular disease

9427 SW Barnes Rd Ste 595, Portland
9427 SW Barnes Rd Ste 595
Portland, OR 97225
Phone 503-216-1150
Fax 503-216-1066
Providence St Vincent Medical Center
9205 SW Barnes Road
Portland, OR 97225
Phone 503-216-1234
Providence Willamette Falls Medical Center
1500 Division St.
Oregon City, OR 97045
Phone 503-656-1631
Accepting new patients

Michael Presti M.D., Ph.D.

Neurologist
Area of Expertise:

Neurology, sleep specialist

Providence Medical Group Ashland
935 Siskiyou Blvd.
Ashland, OR 97520
Phone 541-732-8300
Providence Medical Group Medford Neurology
920 Royal Ave.
Medford, OR 97504
Phone 541-732-8400
Fax 541-732-8401
Accepting new patients

John Roll M.D.

Interventional radiologist
Area of Expertise:

Neuroradiology/Neurointerventional Radiology

Providence St Vincent Medical Center
9205 SW Barnes Road
Portland, OR 97225
Phone 503-216-1234
The Radiology Group, LLC
9400 SW Barnes Road
Suite 150
Portland, OR 97225
Phone 503-216-4830
Accepting new patients

Andrew Rontal M.D.

Neurologist
Area of Expertise:

Neurology, vascular neurology

9427 SW Barnes Rd Ste 595, Portland
9427 SW Barnes Rd Ste 595
Portland, OR 97225
Phone 503-216-1150
Fax 503-216-1066
Providence Neurological Specialties East
5050 NE Hoyt St.
Suite 315
Portland, OR 97213
Phone 503-215-8580
Fax 503-215-8585
Accepting new patients

Tanya Scheibe-Mirek ANP

Adult nurse practitioner
Area of Expertise:

Adult Nurse Practitioner

9427 SW Barnes Rd Ste 595, Portland
9427 SW Barnes Rd Ste 595
Portland, OR 97225
Phone 503-216-1150
Fax 503-216-1066
Providence Neurological Specialties East
5050 NE Hoyt St.
Suite 315
Portland, OR 97213
Phone 503-215-8580
Fax 503-215-8585
Providence Neurological Specialties Mother Joseph Plaza
9427 SW Barnes Road
Suite 595
Portland, OR 97225
Phone 503-216-1150
Fax 503-216-1066
Accepting new patients

Lisa Yanase M.D.

Neurointensivist and neurologist; associate medical director, Providence Stroke Center
Area of Expertise:

Stroke; Neurocritical care; Patient-care protocols

9427 SW Barnes Rd Ste 595, Portland
9427 SW Barnes Rd Ste 595
Portland, OR 97225
Phone 503-216-1150
Fax 503-216-1066
Providence Neurological Specialties East
5050 NE Hoyt St.
Suite 315
Portland, OR 97213
Phone 503-215-8580
Fax 503-215-8585
University Professional Services
3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd
Portland, OR 97239
Phone 503-494-7772
Fax 503-494-7242
Accepting new patients

John Zurasky M.D.

Neurointensivist and stroke neurologist; medical director neurology, vascular neurology; medical director Providence
Area of Expertise:

Stroke and neurocritical care

Providence Neurological Specialties East
5050 NE Hoyt St.
Suite 315
Portland, OR 97213
Phone 503-215-8580
Fax 503-215-8585
Providence Neurological Specialties Mother Joseph Plaza
9427 SW Barnes Road
Suite 595
Portland, OR 97225
Phone 503-216-1150
Fax 503-216-1066
Providence Neurological Specialties Providence St Vincent Medical Center East Pavilion
9155 SW Barnes Road
Suite 317
Portland, OR 97225
Phone 503-216-1150
Fax 503-216-1095