Biography & Education

Biography

Dr. Matthew McClelland understands the importance of listening to his patients. “Successful communication in the clinic starts with a physician who takes the time to carefully listen and understand the patient’s concerns,” he says. “My interaction with patients is what makes me excited to go to work each day.”

Practicing dermatology appealed to Dr. McClelland because of the wide variety of diseases and age groups he is able to treat. He enjoys getting to know his patients and their families, and treats all his patients with integrity and respect.

After completing his undergraduate studies at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah, Dr. McClelland earned his medical degree from the University of Virginia School of Medicine in Charlottesville, Va. He completed his internship at Riverside Regional Medical Center in Newport News, Va., and his residency at the University of Minnesota Department of Dermatology in Minneapolis, Minn.

Married with five children, Dr. McClelland enjoys watching and playing sports, and spending time with his family.

Areas of expertise

Dermatology

Education
University of Virginia School of Medicine
Board Certified: Dermatology
Languages
  • English

Care Locations

18040 SW Lower Boones Ferry Road
Tigard, OR 97224
Fax 971-712-2120

Publications

Specialties

Board Certifications
  • Dermatology
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.

4.8 out of 5 (333 Ratings, 85 Comments)

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09/27/2016
personable, professional, and efficient.
100

09/21/2016
Dr. McCallum is EXCELLENT! I had a very unsatisfactory visit with another Dr. in this clinic, but Dr. McCallum easily made up for it. He is knowledgeable, professional, kind, and really listened to me. Along with Dr. [...] and Dr. [...], Dr. McCallum is the best of the best! I feel extremely confident with the care I receive from these three exceptional professionals.
100

09/20/2016
Take to long to get a appt. with ALL specialists - TO LONG.
100

09/20/2016
Dr. McClelland is very kind. He always puts people at ease and is very thorough.
90

09/20/2016
Doc knew his stuff, had good bed-side manners, was thorough.
100

09/18/2016
good doctor
100

09/18/2016
Excellent Doctor. Listens, communicates and has effectively treated my problems.
80

09/18/2016
just took too long to get a routine skin check appointment - I had to wait 3 months.
100

09/13/2016
always treated with dignity and respect. Professional all the way
80

08/31/2016
my aftercare summary showed I had "[...]" but those words weren't mentioned at the ov, thinervous because the Internet said it was highly contagious. When I myCharted the provider about this he said it wasn't.
100

08/31/2016
Very nice! He's my husbands doctor also!
100

08/24/2016
I told this doctor I really enjoyed my work. He said he enjoyed his work, also.
100

08/24/2016
This is a class act doctors office. great staff, fantastic doctor. providence needs to model all of their offices after this one. great job keep up the good service.
100

08/23/2016
He is knowledgeable and caring.
100

08/21/2016
dr McClelland is professional, easy to approach, a good listener, and has met my medical needs. I appreciate his kindness, being prompt, and following up quickly.
100

08/21/2016
there seems to be confusion as to whether I needed a referral from my main doctor to see the dermatologist. After a number of months. Although I'm still not exactly sure what to do next.
90

08/17/2016
Dr. McCellan was very straight forth and thorough. Look forward to him as my Dermatologist.
100

08/16/2016
they are all good experiences
100

08/02/2016
Good communication skills
100

08/01/2016
Dr. McClellland is an exceptionally effective doctor and I'm very pleased with his skills and overall professionalism
80

07/20/2016
Took to long to get a appointment.
100

07/13/2016
Dr McClellan is an exceptional Dermatologist. He is very attentive and kind to the patient's concern. He even noticed that I went by a nick name and entered into my chart! I saw 2 other Professionals (NP) and none took notice that in my chart (somewhere) [...]. He is very knowledgeable as well.
80

07/05/2016
Always have a good visit with Dr. McClelland - a very nice person.
100

07/05/2016
Dr. McClelland is an awesome doctor. He listens, is kind, and knows his stuff. I have recommended him to at least 3 other people and will do so to anyone needing a Dermatologist.
100

06/28/2016
Very knowledgeable, listens and does an excellent job in his field.
100

06/21/2016
The chair/table for my excision (basel cell carcinoma) was not well-suited. I had difficulty laying face-down. Should have been more like a massage table with place for face to go through opening of head-rest. [...]
100

06/05/2016
I was recommended to this Dr. by my own daughter.
100

05/31/2016
Dr. Mc Clelland diagnosed a skin cancer not previously seen by other providers. He appropriately ordered a biopsy and followed through with the necessary surgical procedure. I will have a followup visit with him in six months.
100

05/22/2016
all good
90

05/22/2016
Dr McCelland sent a hand written note thanking me after the visit. A nice touch from a professional.
90

05/18/2016
Dr McClelland spotted a rare and often un noticed hair loss condition that I have and was able to perform a biopsy and refer me to a specialist for treatment quickly
90

05/17/2016
All seems to be good. Everyone at Providence has been good. No issues
90

05/17/2016
1) Low wait time, 2) Provider took time to investigate, listen, and contemplate solutions
70

05/17/2016
not enough time available
100

05/09/2016
Dr. McClelland has repeatedly gone out of his way to give me the highest quality care. Whether it was squeezing me in for a skin emergency [...] or working with me as I live out of state. His commitment, professionalism and kindness are all reasons that I fly from [...] to Portland when I need to have a dermatologist appointment.
100

05/02/2016
A very caring MD and staff. I know my problems will have a solution and am very comfortable with their level of care.
100

05/01/2016
one of the most patient and understanding doctors I have ever seen
100

04/27/2016
This doctor has excellent bedside manner. I really liked him.
100

04/19/2016
Dr. Matt McClelland is friendly, listens well, explains medical issues carefully, and exhibits a genuine interest in patients.
100

04/19/2016
Dr. McClelland was great--he was informative, and answered any questions I had with clarity.
90

04/17/2016
There were three guys at the front desk checking in and two of them were extremely cold and didn't answer my questions. The third guy however, was very friendly and gave me good information. It was not pleasant until I spoke to the third guy.
100

04/06/2016
when I am early, he takes me in early to keep on schedule. When I am late, he brings in his other appointment early to keep him on schedule and keep my appointment
100

04/05/2016
As I had not been to provider previously, it took almost 3 months from call to appointment
90

04/05/2016
Dr. McClelland was very responsive to my needs. He listened and involved me in the search for solutions. He is very good and I will continue to use him as needed. I feel he went out of his way to get me the relief I needed.
90

04/01/2016
The scheduler was insensitive and attempted to change my appointment which was a major inconvenience to me and she downright rude. [...]
100

03/28/2016
All good!
100

03/28/2016
Dr very prompt, to the point and very personable. Would recommend him highly to friends or family.
90

03/27/2016
Excellent care, service and knowledge
 

03/27/2016
I enjoy my visit
100

03/22/2016
the provider every time i go i get the best attention possible
100

03/13/2016
Dr McClelland is always excellent. He listens intently, always willing to take time when needed. Consistently is concerned about my care and provides excellent advice. I feel very! Confident in the care he provides, so much so that even when I moved where there would be more convenient providers I STILL travel to see him instead!
100

03/08/2016
Overall it was a very good experience
100

03/08/2016
Dr. McClellan is very personable and easy to talk to about my issues he is treating me for.
100

03/03/2016
We have been seeing this doctor for a few years and he is very aware of my medical history and keeps on top of any problems.
100

03/01/2016
I always have a very positive experience seeing Dr. McClelland. He is personable, knowlegable, kind, and I have confidence in his care.
100

02/24/2016
Dr. McClelland has been my dermatologist for several years. He is caring, thorough, very approachable & diligent in his attention to me. I couldn't imagine anyone better or going to anyone else for my dermatology needs.
100

02/23/2016
This provider sent a follow up letter welcoming me to his dermatological practice and encouraged me to contact him if I had any problems as a result of my treatment.
100

02/22/2016
Dr. McClelland was very thorough and answered all my questions. I feel very confident in his expertise.
90

02/09/2016
Wait time was about 35 minutes after my scheduled appointment time. I arrived and checked in 15 minutes before my scheduled appointment. Doctor seemed rushed and only spent about 2 or 3 minutes total looking me over (this was a skin cancer screening) and part of that time he spent explaining to the nurse on how to take down notes.
 

01/26/2016
one of the best Doctors I have been to.
 

01/26/2016
My experiences was very good.
 

01/24/2016
I don't feel I was given enough time for my first visit.
100

01/17/2016
Very good Dr. Runs a good practice.
90

01/16/2016
I made and appointment with this doctor because I was tired of seeing another dermatologist who did not make me feel respected in any way. It was an excellent choice and it proves to me that as a patient I do not have to put up with doctors who do not treat me well. My experience with Dr. McClelland was excellent and I don't have to dread seeing him when I need a dermatologist.
90

01/13/2016
all is well much better service with providence
100

01/13/2016
Dr. McClelland is my dermatologist. When I see him he always explains my skin issues, potential problems and what the various options are. I also think he is aggressive in seeing my skin issues are properly treated.
90

01/03/2016
Dr. McClellan is my dermatologist and I trust his advice and respect his skills and knowledge. Very easy to talk to, good listener
100

12/29/2015
My provider was great. He is always willing to help with anything I may need.
100

12/22/2015
It is always an excellent experience - everyone is great
100

12/16/2015
Love this guy!! GREAT Doctor!!
100

12/15/2015
Too long to wait for an initial appointment to primary care or specialist
90

12/09/2015
Very efficient and helpful Dr.
100

12/06/2015
I'm very happy with my Dermatologist, I'm very pleased with the level of knowledge he has and the positive contribution that can be for my skin health. Thank you for everything you do Doctor!!!
100

11/30/2015
Overall great experience.
90

11/29/2015
Always listens to my concerns
90

11/28/2015
His exam was very complete; he answered all my questions; and his knowledge of skin care was excellent.
90

11/28/2015
I thought I would have a wait for my 2:00pm appt. (based on the number of people in the waiting room). I was pleasantly surprised in that I was admitted about 1:55pm; questions were asked or confirmed since my last appt.; and the Dr. walked in at 2:02pm. I congratulated him/them or their timelyness.
100

11/25/2015
Dr. McClelland is a great provider. He listens, he is kind, he genuinely seems to care.
100

11/22/2015
Professional, courteous physician and staff
100

11/20/2015
My appointment was such an easy and comfortable experience. The doctor was friendly and efficient, and I felt comfortable asking the questions I had.
90

11/15/2015
Prompt, courteous service. Clear explanations and instructions. Treatments healing nicely.
100

11/12/2015
Dr. McClelland always provides a positive health care experience. He and his staff are friendly, efficient, very knowledgeable, and caring.
100

11/08/2015
Personable and very easy to establish rapport with because he has an easy-going pleasant personality. He is interested in me and wants to be sure that my skin condition is monitored regularly. In other words he has a good bedside manner.
100

11/03/2015
in my opinion, Dr. McClelland is an excellent physician. [...] He is friendly, professional, was able to diagnose/treat what the other doctors could not. I am very happy to recommend him to others looking for a competent dermatologist who cares about his patients and listens to their concerns.
100

11/03/2015
I highly recommend Dr. McClelland. His nurse is great.