Biography & Education


Ghazaleh Jafari, M.D., is a board certified neurologist that treats general neurology patients with a focus on neuromuscular disorders. She joined Providence after completing a neuromuscular/electrophysiology fellowship at Oregon Health & Science University.

In her free time, Dr. Jafari enjoys spending time with her family, traveling and exploring the great outdoors hiking, biking and camping. She is active in sports, enjoys coaching and volunteered at free clinics for the uninsured.

Dr. Jafari speaks English and Farsi and is conversational in Spanish.

Areas of expertise

General neurology, neuromuscular disorders, electrophysiology


Dr. Jafari earned her medical degree from the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, where she then completed an internal medicine internship.

At Oregon Health & Science University, she completed a neurology residency and a neuromuscular/electrophysiology fellowship.

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Spanish

Care Locations

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


Board Certifications
  • Neurology


Patient Ratings and Comments
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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.

4.4 out of 5 (34 Ratings, 4 Comments)


This MD is a neurologist I am there to deal with my neuro problems. She seems more concerned with my weight and how fat I am. Usually it is what she seems to focus on. I wanted to change MD'S and was told they don't do that in their office.
Providence Health & Services Patient

Personable and, important to me, did not rush through her exam and questioning.
Providence Health & Services Patient

The medical assistant was exceptionally good. She made me feel at ease and seemed genuinely interested and so willing to help me.
Providence Health & Services Patient

Dr. could show more empathy and be less clinical.
Providence Health & Services Patient