Biography & Education


David Antezana, M.D., has been a neurological consultant in Portland since 2002. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in biomedical engineering from Catholic University of America, and his medical degree from the University of Minnesota. He later completed residency and fellowships at Johns Hopkins Hopsital in neurological surgery, cerebrovascular research and orthopedic spine surgery.

Dr. Antezana is Providence Health & Services' lead investigator on two NIH-sponsored trials. 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 he is not working, Dr. Antezana enjoys mountaineering and exploring the great Northwest with his wife and daughters. 

Areas of expertise

Complex spinal deformities of adults and adolescents - scoliosis, kyphosis, spondylolisthesis; spinal tumors; facial pain/trigeminal neuralgia; Gamma Knife/stereotactic radiosurgery, facial pain and tremors

  • Earned his medical degree at University of Minnesota
  • Completed his residency in neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • English

Care Locations

The Oregon Clinic-Neurosurgery East
5050 NE Hoyt St.
Suite 651
Portland, OR 97213
Fax 503-935-8505
The Oregon Clinic-Neurosurgery West
9155 SW Barnes Road
Suite 440
Portland, OR 97225
Fax 503-935-8505