Biography & Education

Biography

Viewing himself as a source of information and care for his patients, Michael Carroll, M.D., chose a career in medicine because of the new challenges it continually offers. “I try to empathize with my patients while actively involving them in their own health care,” he says. “I truly enjoy talking to and getting to know the people I treat.”

Dr. Carroll earned his medical degree from the University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Medicine in Omaha, Neb. He completed his internship and residency at Oregon Health & Science University in Portland, and is board certified in internal medicine.

Away from his practice, Dr. Carroll enjoys time with his wife and two daughters. His hobbies include hiking, gardening and shopping for antiques.

Areas of expertise

Internal medicine

Education
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Languages
  • English

Care Locations

5050 NE Hoyt St., Suite 454
Portland, OR 97213
Fax 503-215-6429

Specialties

Board Certifications
  • Internal medicine
Conditions Treated
Abdominal Pain, Age 12 and Older, Abnormal pap, Abrasion, Acne, Alopecia areata, Anemia, Angina, Anxiety Disorders, Appendicitis, Arthralgia, Arthropathy, Asthma, Atrial fibrillation, Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), Back and neck pain, Bleeding, rectal, Blood in stool, melena, Breast lump, Bronchitis, Burns, Calluses and corns, Cerumen impaction, Cervical dysplasia, Cervicitis, Chickenpox, Chronic ischemic heart disease, Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), Congestive heart failure, Conjunctivitis, Constipation, Age 12 and Older, Contact dermatitis, Contusion, Cough, Croup, Cyst of ovary, follicular, Dehydration, Depression, Diarrhea, Diverticulosis of colon, Dizziness, Dysuria, Eczema, atopic dermatitis, Emphysema, Endometriosis, Epilepsy, Failure to thrive, Fatigue, Fever, Age 12 and Older, Fibroid uterus, Fibromyalgia, Gas/bloating, Gastritis, Gastroenteritis, Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), Genetic disorders, Glucose intolerance, Gout, Headaches, Heart murmur, Heartburn, Hematuria, Hemophilia, Hemorrhoids, High blood pressure, High cholesterol, Hives and other allergic reactions, Hyperhidrosis, Hypothyroidism, Impotence, Influenza (Seasonal flu), Ingrown toenail, Insect bite, Insomnia, Keloids, Knee injuries, Limb swelling, Localized swelling, Meningitis, Menopause, Menstruation problems, Metrorrhagia, Moles, Nausea and Vomiting, Age 12 and Older, Osteoarthritis, Otitis externa, Otitis media, Pain in limb, Peptic ulcer disease without obstruction, Peripheral vascular disease, Pneumonia, Pregnancy, Prostatitis, Psoriasis, Rhinitis, allergic, Rosacea, Rotator cuff tear, Sebaceous cyst, Shortness of breath, Sinusitis, Skin disease, Skin infections, Skin ulcers, Sprain/strain: ankle, Sprain/strain: neck, Sprain/strain: shoulder/arm, Strep throat, Sun damage, Sunburn, Synovitis/tenosynovitis, Thrombophlebitis, Tobacco abuse, Tonsillitis, Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes, Upper respiratory tract infection (URI), Urinary tract infection, Vaginitis/vulvitis, Venous insufficiency, Warts
Services Provided

Reviews

Patient Ratings and Comments
About Our Survey

The Patient Rating score is based on responses given during the CAHPS Patient Experience Survey. Responses are measured on a 10-point scale, with 10 being the best score. These scores are then translated to a 5-point scale in order to display results in a 5-star rating. Comments are also gathered from the same survey and displayed in their entirety with the exception of any language that may be considered slander, libel or contain private health information, which will be removed prior to publishing the comments.

4.6 out of 5 (208 Ratings, 63 Comments)

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07/28/2016
I am very happy with Dr. Carroll. He knows my medical history, listens to me and explains things clearly.He is always very kind and professional.
60

07/27/2016
I like that I could sign up for MyChart.com and view my test results in the privacy of my own home and without having to call and wait on hold or go into the office. I liked being able to submit a question to my doctor via email.
100

07/26/2016
He is alert and attentive to detail. If need be, he orders appropriate tests to finalize a diagnosis.
100

07/19/2016
I appreciate having a physician who gives me the time we need to discuss my health conditions and who I have been coming to for so many years.
80

07/19/2016
I don't feel that that this apointment was necessary. It could have waited until my yearly physical in October. The scheduler thought I needed a visit for my prescription renewal which the doctor questioned. [...]
100

07/19/2016
Dr. Carroll always make me feel comfortable and takes the time to listen.
100

07/19/2016
All good.
100

07/17/2016
Dr Carroll has an excellent "bedside" manner, and is always "present" when working with me and my issues.
100

07/12/2016
One issue I had is that I needed an echocardiogram performed ASAP in order to see if I had [...], but the echo scheduling office said pre-authorization was required. I called my provider's office, and they were able to mark it as urgent and it was then scheduled right away. I was pleased that my provider's office was able to expedite it [...]
100

07/05/2016
very good anytime I have. seen Dr. Carroll.
100

06/26/2016
my experience with having Dr M. Carrol's first time care was great.
100

06/20/2016
I was very impressed by Dr. Carroll's professionalism, he addresses your issue and ask for your input. He is a keeper.
100

06/19/2016
I like Dr. Carroll. We don't always agree on matters, but he is always willing to listen to my side of an issue,
100

06/14/2016
We have recommended Dr Carroll to many friends. They like him also. Everyone always has a smile and helps you feel better knowing they care.
100

06/14/2016
I believe Dr. Carroll to be a top notch medical care provider. I would recommend him to anyone.
90

06/13/2016
Dr. Carroll works hard to make certain our mother (age 86) is not over medicated. We appreciate that!
90

06/06/2016
I have known Dr Carroll for many years and I am very confident that he cares about my health I know that he is there for me and asks questions that allows for good communication. I have recommended him to others and I feel that if Dr Carroll is not available every Dr thru the years I have gotten in readily accessible
100

06/01/2016
Dr. Carroll always spends the time necessary to explain any issues to my full understanding. He is a great diagnostician!
100

05/17/2016
I clicked with Dr. Carroll right away as this was my first visit with him. He was easy to talk to and we laughed, which is very important to me. He was just the best doctor for me at that time. I was a little nervous because I'm used to seeing Dr. [...], which I love very much. But he made my visit most enjoyable. I guess it helps that it was only a rash on my face....but he was very thorough in finding the diagnosis and treatment.
90

05/17/2016
I have no problem with Dr. Carroll. He is great and my regular Doctor. [...]
80

05/03/2016
wghen i have lab work done i always have to call the office for results
100

05/02/2016
I love Dr, Carroll and trust him. Very understanding and very easy to talk to His assistants are great, too!
100

05/01/2016
Dr. Carroll is very attentive, a good communicator and responsive to my questions and concerns. I felt like he took all the time he needed to deal with my issues without my feeling rushed i'll look forward to my next visit.
100

04/27/2016
My care provider consistently demonstrates that he's a knowledgeable, listening and realistic doctor. Every visit again confirms that Dr. Michael Carroll is the best.
100

04/13/2016
Dr Micheal Carroll is excellent my care provider
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04/06/2016
I have always good experiences on my visit. been with dr carroll along time and plan on staying with him and providence. I am very happy with all.
90

04/05/2016
Dr. Carroll is great! He listens and explains things in easy to understand terms. And I know he cares. My husband and I love him so much [...] We can't imagine seeing another doctor!
100

03/29/2016
I cannot say enough positive items about Dr. Carroll. I have a great deal of respect for him because he truly cares for his patients and has a way of interacting with them that puts them at ease. A+++ we need more like him! His medical assistant is awesome too!
100

03/03/2016
The best. Dr Carroll is very good doctor. The staff is polite and helpful
100

03/02/2016
No bad experience with Dr. Carroll.
100

02/10/2016
Always caring and spends all the time required! Shows genuine concern for my health and well being.
100

02/09/2016
Dr Carroll is an excellent physician that is genuinely interested in my long term care. He never rushes through a visit and is eager to address any questions or concerns I have. He is very responsive at all times.
100

02/09/2016
Doctor Carroll simply the best diagnostic and caring provider.
100

02/07/2016
NEVER HAD A BAD EXPERIENCE............A WONDERFUL PHYSICIAMN. WOULD NOT EVER GO TO ANOTHER PHYSICIAN BUT DR. CARROL
100

01/24/2016
I have been a patient of Dr.Carroll for years & he is the very best. When I am in his exam room he treats me like I am his only patient & he listens to everything that I say.
100

01/19/2016
Dr. Carroll is always respectful and patient with me, as I want to know details and he provides them.
100

01/19/2016
I always get good service
100

01/19/2016
I have been under the care of Dr. Michael Carroll for nearly 20 years and have already recommended him to my friends. Dr. Carroll and PROVIDENCE are a superlative health and wellness team!
100

01/13/2016
Thank Dr. Carrol for giving me good care.
100

01/12/2016
Dr. Carroll is a great doctor and actually trust him with my health, so much so, my wife also uses him as her primary provider.
80

01/10/2016
I have been with this provider for over 20 years now and I consider him to be a good friend. I have only had one bad experience with him in that there was a delay in his getting back to me with my [...] medication one time. Other than that, he is very attentive and I enjoy him as a provider.
 

01/04/2016
Very easy to talk with. Relaxed and spent a good deal of time talking through my questions/concerns.
100

12/29/2015
Dr. Carroll is an excellent care provider who listens and is concerned.
100

12/27/2015
I am honored to have this [...] care at this time. Having it has increased the quality of life immeasurably. The level of medical knowledge and overall demeanor and manner of Dr. Carroll and the staff at the Plaza is the best I've ever had. Very VERY excellent care provider.
100

12/15/2015
No comments, I'm happy with my care
100

12/09/2015
Michael Carrol is an excellent doctor [...]
100

12/08/2015
I deeply appreciate that Dr. Carroll knows me as an individual, is always personable and never rushes me.
 

12/05/2015
All is good. I like it very much
 

11/29/2015
Listens well, very knowledgeable, not afraid to say I don't know.
90

11/25/2015
Dr. Michael Carroll listens thoughtfully, makes sensible recommendations and has always treated me and my health with care and respect.
 

11/20/2015
The worst medical/ patient experience of my life. [...]
80

11/10/2015
Very personable. I can relate to him.
 

11/10/2015
He was very nice, great personality and took his time, even though he was slammed.
100

10/25/2015
Dr. Carrol is a great doctor, and extremely easy to speak with about my overall wellness.
100

10/18/2015
Dr. is very caring and listens. I always feel better leaving his office. He is wonderful.
90

10/18/2015
I like my doctor. He's very smart, has a goid bedside manner. [...]
100

10/18/2015
Dr.Carroll is so good that my whole family & some friends also go to him.
100

10/14/2015
dr Carroll is fantastic. great listener, relatable, and provides exceptional care
90

10/11/2015
All experiences good to excellent. I wish we had more time together [...]
100

10/08/2015
Dr. Carroll is a very caring and good doctor
100

10/01/2015
been with dr. carroll for over 20 years, always got great care from him and the staff.
100

09/13/2015
Dr. Carroll has been my doctor for over 20 years and also has seen my mom for the last 8 years [...]. He is great with both of us.
90

09/13/2015
left not fully understanding the process for referral to specialist for 2nd opinion and had to call back to clarify. [...]