Ken Flora, MD
I believe patient education is key to patients taking control of their own healthcare. Medical decisions and planning become much more meaningful if patients understand what they have, why they have it and what it means for their future.
Dr. Flora graduated from Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU). He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at OHSU, Portland Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Dr. Flora finished his gastroenterology, therapeutic endoscopy and hepatology fellowship also at OHSU, Division of Gastroenterology/Hepatology, Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Dr. Flora focuses on hepatology and other gastroenterology needs at The Oregon Clinic - Gastroenterology East. He brings the clinic several honors and awards including a Certificate of Recognition from the Physician Assistant Program at OHSU and has also received five OHSU Rose Awards. Dr. Flora is the Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at OHSU. He was also the Ad Hoc Manuscript Reviewer for several journals including the American Journal of Gastroenterology. Dr. Flora is a member of several associations and organizations including the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the American College of Gastroenterology.
- B.S., Biology, College of Arts and Sciences, Portland State University, Portland, OR, 1984
- M.D., School of Medicine, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR, 1998
- Intern/Resident, Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland Veterans Affairs, Medical Center, Portland, OR, 1988-1991
- Fellow, Gastroenterology, Therapeutic Endoscopy & Hepatology, Division of Gastroenterology/Hepatology, OHSU & VA, Portland, OR, 1991-1994
- Certificate of Recognition, Physician Assistant Program, OHSU, 1999
- OHSU Rose Award, Nov. 1994, Feb. 1997, May 1997, Sept. 1999, Mar. 2001