Howard Song, MD

Howard Song, MD, PhD

Thoracic Surgery Portland, OR

Chief, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Oregon Health & Science University

Office Address

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  • 3181 Sw Sam Jackson Park Rd
    Portland, OR 97239
    Phone: (503) 494-7820

Dr. Song's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Thoracic Surgery: Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Clinical Interests: Valvular disease; Transplants; Replacement operations; Minimally invasive surgery; Aortic disease; Adult cardiac surgery; coronary artery bypass; valve repair and replacement; aortic surgery; minimally invasive surgery; heart transplant; ventricular assist devices; ECMO

Dr. Song's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Associate ProfessorOHSU
  • Chief, Division of Cardiothoracic SurgeryOregon Health & Science University
    Portland, OR

Dr. Song's Education & Medical Training

  • Emory UniversityEmory UniversityFellowship, Thoracic Surgery
  • University of Pennsylvania Health SystemUniversity of Pennsylvania Health SystemResidency, General Surgery
  • University of PennsylvaniaUniversity of PennsylvaniaOther Training, PhD, Immunology
  • University of Pennsylvania Health SystemUniversity of Pennsylvania Health SystemInternship, General Surgery
  • Stanford Univ Sch of MedStanford University School of MedicineMedical School
  • Yale UniversityYale UniversityOther Training, BS, Biology

Dr. Song's Certifications & Licensure

  • WA State Medical LicenseWA State Medical License2010 - 2014
  • OR State Medical LicenseOR State Medical License2004 - 2015
  • HI State Medical LicenseHI State Medical LicenseActive through 2014
  • American Board of SurgeryAmerican Board of SurgerySurgery, 2002
  • American Board of Thoracic SurgeryAmerican Board of Thoracic SurgeryThoracic & Cardiac Surgery, 2005

Dr. Song's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ServicesMeaningful Use Stage 1 CertificationCenters for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 2011
  • American College of SurgeonsFellow (FACS)American College of Surgeons

Dr. Song's Publications & Presentations

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Dr. Song's Professional Memberships

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Oregon CommunityCare
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Lifewise Health Plan of Oregon
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • Pacificare HMO
  • PacificSource Preferred PSN
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System Preferred PPO
  • Regence Oregon - Preferred Provider Network
  • Regence Washington - Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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