Michael Flaming, MD

503-488-2400
Areas of Focus: 
Head & Neck Surgery
Thyroid & Parathyroid Surgery
Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
Functional Nasal Surgery
Environmental Allergy Testing & Treatment

About Me

It is my mission to provide the highest quality of care available, in a compassionate and caring manner. I encourage each patient to be an active participant in the treatment of his or her own condition. Patient education is imperative to my practice.

- Michael Flaming, MD

Dr. Flaming received his MD from Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) in 1982. He later completed his internship in general surgery and completed his residency in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Arizona. He focuses on Endoscopic Sinus Surgery, Head and Neck Tumor Surgery and Thyroid/Parathyroid Disease at The Oregon Clinic Ear, Nose & Throat Plaza. Dr. Flaming has been featured as one of Portland Monthly Magazine's Top Doctors and is a member of several professional associations, including the American Medical Association and the Association of Northwest Physicians.

My Work

Hospitals Served: 
Legacy Mount Hood Medical Center
Providence Portland Medical Center
Areas of Focus: 
Head & Neck Surgery
Thyroid & Parathyroid Surgery
Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
Functional Nasal Surgery
Environmental Allergy Testing & Treatment

Education & Honors

Board Certification: 
Otolaryngology
Education & Training: 
  • Residency, Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, 1987
  • Internship, General Surgery, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, 1983
  • MD, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR, 1982
  • Non-degree Graduate Student, Molecular Biology, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA
  • BS, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, 1978
  • United States Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, CO
Honors: 
  • Portland Monthly Magazine, "Top Doctors," 2006
  • Portland Monthly Magazine, "Top Doctors," 2007
  • Portland Monthly Magazine, "Top Doctors," 2008
  • Portland Monthly Magazine, "Top Doctors," 2009
  • Portland Monthly Magazine, "Top Doctors," 2016
Other Activities: 
  • Member, American Medical Association
  • Member, Oregon Medical Association
  • Member, Association of Northwest Physicians