Biography & Education

Dr. Porter considers his career in medicine to be a privilege. “The relationship I have with my patients is paramount in my practice. Patients deserve compassion, respect, dignity and honesty. I make effort to educate my patients about their condition so that they understand it and can make an informed decision about their treatment options.”

Dr. Porter is board certified in otolaryngology (ENT). He earned his medical degree from the University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle and completed his residency at the University of California San Francisco Medical Center.

Away from his practice, Dr. Porter enjoys spending time with his family, collecting books, and backpacking.
Areas of expertise


University of Washington School of Medicine
  • English

Care Locations

18040 SW Lower Boones Ferry Road
Suite 207
Tigard, OR 97224
Fax 503-537-5927
Affiliated Facilities


Board Certifications
  • Otolaryngology


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.

4.1 out of 5 (37 Ratings, 10 Comments)


Dr. Porter is the best!! Thank-you for his services.
Providence Health & Services Patient

Very good
Providence Health & Services Patient

It was comfortable.
Providence Health & Services Patient

I was told by the assistant when I came in that I only had 15 minutes with the doctor. Even if that were true, why tell a patient that? Sounds like they wanted to rush me through. The doctor seemed distracted, not that interested.
Providence Health & Services Patient

Didn't seem to care. I left more worried about my health
Providence Health & Services Patient

He was listened to my concerns, He was kind and caring, he referred me to an audiologists that was excellent. I received excellent care frim Dr. Porter.
Providence Health & Services Patient

Dr. Porter was a fill in for Dr. [...]. I had seen Dr. Porter originally for this surgery but I did not like his bedside manner. [...]
Providence Health & Services Patient

very good
Providence Health & Services Patient

kind and respectful
Providence Health & Services Patient

Dr. Porter is very good, kind and helpful. So is his staff. There were communication problems but that was because I was very tired and just having a hard time following what he said so I kept having to restate and then he'd reexplain and then I'd restate... At the time, I couldn't think to tell him that I was too tired to think. [...]
Providence Health & Services Patient