Shaghayegh Aliabadi-Wahle, MD, FACS

(503) 281-0561
Areas of Focus: 
Thyroid & Parathyroid Surgery
Minimally Invasive Parathyroid Surgery
Treatment of Breast Cancer
Laparoscopic Adrenal Surgery
Breast Cancer Surgery

About Me

My goal is to deliver evidence-based medicine to my patients in a personal and individualized manner.

- Shaghayegh Aliabadi-Wahle, MD, FACS

Dr. Aliabadi-Wahle graduated from Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, LA. She completed her residency at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, MI and finished her research fellowship at Tulane University School of Medicine. Dr. Aliabadi-Wahle focuses on endocrine surgery (thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal diseases) as well as treatment of breast cancer. She is a member of several organizations, including American association of endocrine surgeons and American association of clinical endocrinologists. She has served as the Providence Oregon wide Director of Surgery and the Chief of Surgery at Providence Portland Medical Center.

My Work

Hospitals Served: 
Providence Portland Medical Center
Legacy Good Samaritan Hospital

Dr. Shaghayegh Aliabadi-Wahle specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of endocrine disorders through Oregon Endocrine Surgery - A Service of The Oregon Clinic. Click here to learn more about this service.

Education & Honors

Board Certified: 
General Surgery
Education & Training: 
  • B.S., Biochemistry, University of California, Davis, CA, 1990
  • M.D., Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 1995
  • Surgery Residency, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI, 2001
Leadership: 
  • Regional Director, Oregon Surgery Program, 2012-Present
  • Director, General Surgery, Portland Providence Medical Center, 2007-Present
  • Chief of Surgery, Portland Providence Medical Center, 2007-2009
Honors: 
  • Portland Monthly Magazine, "Top Doctors," 2011
  • Portland Monthly Magazine, "Top Doctors," 2013
  • Portland Monthly Magazine, "Top Doctors," 2014
Publications: 
  • Sharata A, Kelly T, Rozenfeld Y, Hammill C, Schuman E, Carlisle J, Aliabadi-Wahle S, Management of Primary Hyperparathyroidism: Can We Do Better? The American Surgeon. Jan 2017.
  • Aliabadi-Wahle S., Kelley, T. et al, Treatment Strategies for Primary Hyperparathyroidism: What is the Cost? The American Surgeon. Nov 2014, 80(11): 1146-51.
  • Sherata A, Aliabadi-Wahle S., Bhayani, N., Kurian, A., Reavis, K., Dunst, C., Swanstrom, L., Subxyphoid Thyroidectomy: A Feasibility Study. Surgical Innovations. April 2014, 21: 194-197.
Volunteer Activities: 
  • International surgical volunteerism: Honduras, Guatemala & Philippines
Other Activities: 
  • Surgical Care Improvement Program Committee, Portland Providence Medical Center, 2007-Present
  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • Member, The Endocrine Society
  • Member, American Association of Endocrine Surgeons
  • Member, American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons