Biography & Education

Biography
Dr. Baggenstos received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Notre Dame and subsequently his Doctorate of Medicine from Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston, MA. Dr. Baggenstos then completed his general surgery internship and neurosurgical training at George Washington University in Washington, D.C. He also received fellowship training in neurosurgical oncology at the National Institutes of Health. Among his many publications, Dr. Baggenstos has also received multiple clinical honors, including the Integra Foundation Award and Synthes Skull Base Surgery Award for his research in neuro-oncology. He specializes in the treatment of cranial, skull base and spine disorders, with an emphasis on minimally invasive surgical techniques. His professional affiliations include memberships in the American Association of Neurological Surgeons and Congress of Neurological Surgery.
 
Areas of expertise

Artificial Cervical and Lumbar Disc Replacement, Brain and Spine Tumors, Functional and Neurosurgical Pain Treatment, Gamma Knife Radiosurgery, Minimally Invasive Brain and Spine Surgery

Education
  • BS, Science Pre-Professional, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN, 2000
  • MD, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, 2004
  • Internship, General Surgery, George Washington University, Washington D.C., 2004-2005
  • Fellowship, Neurosurgical Oncology, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, 2006-2007
  • Residency, Neurosurgery, George Washington University, Washington, DC, 2005 - 2011
Languages
  • English

Care Locations

The Oregon Clinic-Neurosurgery East
5050 NE Hoyt St.
Suite 359
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

Specialties