Michael Skokan, MD

503-963-3030
Areas of Focus: 
Critical Care Medicine
Interventional Bronchoscopy
Lung Cancer
Lung Nodules
Medical Education

About Me

I believe medicine is a great and noble endeavor, and I am privileged to participate in the lives of my patients. My goal is to practice the best evidence-based medicine possible and do it with compassion, hope and enthusiasm.

- Michael Skokan, MD

Dr. Skokan graduated from Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) in Portland, OR. He later completed his internship and residency at George Washington Hospital where he later became Chief Resident. Dr. Skokan was also the Chief Resident at the University of Utah Medical Center. He now focuses on critical care medicine, lung cancer and lung nodules at The Oregon Clinic - Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine. He also brings the clinic several honors and awards, including the Teacher of the Year award from Providence Portland Medical Center and the Internal Medicine Resident of the Year award. Dr. Skokan was featured in Portland Monthly Magazine's "Top Doctors" in 2006, 2008 and 2016. Dr. Skokan is a member of the American Thoracic Society, American College of Chest Physicians and the American Association for Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology.

My Work

Hospitals Served: 
Providence Milwaukie Hospital
Providence Portland Medical Center
Areas of Focus: 
Critical Care Medicine
Interventional Bronchoscopy
Lung Cancer
Lung Nodules
Medical Education

Education & Honors

Board Certified: 
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Diseases
  • Internal Medicine
Education & Training: 
  • Chief Resident, University of Utah Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT, 2001
  • Chief Resident, George Washington University Hospital, Washington, DC, 1996
  • Internship and Residency, George Washington University Hospital, Washington, DC, 1995
  • MD, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR, 1992
Honors: 
  • Portland Monthly Magazine, "Top Doctors," 2016
  • Portland Monthly Magazine, "Top Doctors," 2008
  • Portland Monthly Magazine, "Top Doctors," 2006
  • Teacher of the Year, Providence Portland Medical Center, 2005
  • Internal Medicine Resident of the Year, 1995
Other Activities: 
  • Member, American Thoracic Society
  • Member, American College of Chest Physicians
  • Member, American Association for Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology
  • Thoracic Oncology Program, Providence Medical Center