Biography & Education

Biography

Kimberly L. Goslin, M.D., Ph.D., is medical director of Providence ALS Center, a collaboration of the ALS Association of Oregon and Southwest Washington and Providence Brain and Spine Institute.

She has been a practicing neurologist since 2000. Before that she was an assistant professor of neurology and the director of general neurology at Oregon Health & Science University from 1998 to 2000.

Dr. Goslin received her medical degree in 1991 from the University of Virginia School of Medicine in Charlottesville, Va., after earning a doctoral degree in neurobiology from Albany Medical College in New York. She holds bachelor's of science and arts degrees in English and biology from Stanford University.

While completing a postdoctoral fellowship at Harvard Medical School from 1995 to 1997, in the department of cell biology, she was an instructor within the department of neurology at Massachusetts General Hospital, where she had completed her residency in neurology. That was followed by a neurology teaching stint from 1997 to 1998 at Brigham and Women's Hospital.

Dr. Goslin has served on the board of the ALS Association of Oregon and Southwest Washington since 2001.

Areas of expertise

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS); Neurology

Education
She holds a bachelor’s of science and arts degree from Stanford University. She received her medical degree in 1991 from the University of Virginia School of Medicine and completed her postdoctoral fellowship at Harvard Medical School.  She earned her doctoral degree in neurobiology from Albany Medical College.
Languages
  • English

Care Locations

5050 NE Hoyt St.
Suite 315
Portland , OR 97213
Fax 503-215-8585

Publications

Specialties

Board Certifications
  • Neurology
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.

4.9 out of 5 (108 Ratings, 33 Comments)

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11/18/2015
Excellent! Took her time a day ask pertinent questions to help determine needs and ran many tests.
Providence Health & Services Patient
90

11/01/2015
Dr. Goslin and I have a good relationship. We have our ups and Downs, but most of the time we are able to work through our differences.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

10/14/2015
Dr. Goslin is the best at what she does.
Providence Health & Services Patient
80

10/12/2015
I wish doctor would order more tests to rule out all possibilities. [...]
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

10/04/2015
Dr Goslin is the best doctor I have ever had and I know she is looking out for me during this difficult time in my life.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

10/01/2015
I've been seeing Dr. goslin for 12 years [...]. She is very professional and kind and understanding. She listens to me and remembers what we discussed on previous office visits. There have been no bad experiences.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

09/30/2015
For being told I have ALS Dr. Goslin was very kind and compaction it about my problem.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

09/07/2015
I suffered from undiagnosed ALS [...] The diagnosis was made in [...]. Since that time I have experienced the finest care I have ever received from any doctor in my now 65 years. She is brilliant, modest, empathetic, and genuinely caring. My close family attends visits with me and echo my sentiments.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

08/25/2015
have never better care, I finally got help with ALS.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

08/18/2015
I love Providence care!
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

08/04/2015
[...] I do business with this Dr. and office via email [...]. they always respond immediately even when I'm out of the state and give me excellent advice.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

07/21/2015
I have found Dr. Goslin to be an excellent physician at all times, plus she is a joy to be around.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

07/06/2015
Dr. Goslin was sensitive, and listened to all my questions, set my mind at ease
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

06/16/2015
Dr. Goslin is one of the kindest, most thorough doctor imaginable. She is extremely careful about listening about problems and offers viable solutions. All in all, I would go to her for all of my neurological needs. She is wonderful.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

05/27/2015
Dr. Goslin is a very kind person working in a difficult medical specialty
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05/27/2015
Goslin is professional and personable. Expert in her field and expert in working with patients.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

05/20/2015
Excellent physician, has gone to great lengths to determine what is causing my condition. Very through.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

05/07/2015
The whole experience was very pleasant and everyone was so nice and caring. [...]
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

04/27/2015
Dr. Goslin is an amazing physician as well as an individual. we could not ask for a more compassionate and knowledgeable caregiver. Truly a rare gem in today's workd.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

04/25/2015
Dr. Goslin was very thorough in the tests she gave to me to determined a diagnosis which I appreciated.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

04/07/2015
Dr. Goslin's care and explanation of all was excellent.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

04/07/2015
Dr. Goslin is excellent. She listens, is empathetic and is very knowledgeable. Just wish I wasn't seeing her under my current circumstances.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

04/07/2015
We cannot convey the appreciation we have for not only the expertise and quality of care and treatment we received but just as importantly the compassion and humanity we experienced. It truly defied description. It made what was a horrible time for us bearable and much less terrifying knowing Dr. Goslin, [...] and the entire staff "had our backs".
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

04/01/2015
I have been to many doctors in the past. Dr. Goslin outshines them all.
Providence Health & Services Patient
80

03/29/2015
I love Dr Goslin but feel like her priority patients are ALS patients. She reserves Fridays for these patients.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

03/29/2015
Dr Goslin is amazing! I call her my little angel because of her great care.
Providence Health & Services Patient
90

03/25/2015
Dr Goslin is very specialised in ALS care and gives excellent care. . Her team is also very good and understanding.The coordination by her nurse practitioner is excellent
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

03/25/2015
Dr. Goslin is all that we expected. She listens and is very compassionate to your problem.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

03/19/2015
excellent care - Q & A
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

03/15/2015
VERY KNOWLEDGABLE AND EMPATHETIC (also had ordered an EKG, which was done in a very timely manner, which we really appreciated, as it is a 5 hour drive for us back to [...]
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

03/03/2015
Dr. Goslin is one of the best medical providers I have ever seen.
Providence Health & Services Patient
90

02/15/2015
Dr. Goslin goes above and beyond to help her patients. She is generous with her attention but fast and efficient as well. I always feel better after a visit with her.
Providence Health & Services Patient
100

02/04/2015
There is no better doctor around for ALS treatment than Dr. Goslin!
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