DOUGLAS BEAMAN, MD
Job Title: Orthopedic Surgeon
Specialties: Foot and Ankle Reconstructive Surgery, Lower Extremity Trauma
Undergraduate: Northern Michigan University
Medical: University of Michigan
Residency: University of Michigan
Fellowship: Foot & Ankle Reconstructive Surgery
Dr. Beaman graduated medical school from the University of Michigan and then completed an orthopaedic surgery residency also at the University of Michigan in 1994. In 1995, Dr. Beaman completed a fellowship in foot and ankle reconstructive surgery with Roger Mann, MD in Oakland, California. He did further training in the Ilizarov method.
Dr. Beaman began his orthopaedic practice in Portland in 1995 at Emanuel Hospital and specializes in lower extremity trauma and reconstructive surgery. He currently operates at both Emanuel hospital and Portland Providence Hospital and is the current head of orthopaedics at Emanuel hospital. Dr. Beaman is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He is also a member of multiple orthopaedic societies, including the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the Limb Lengthening and Reconstructive Society, the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, the North Pacific Orthopaedic Society, and the Oregon Association of Orthopedists.
Dr. Beaman has authored multiple book chapters, presented research at national meetings, and published research in peer-reviewed orthopaedic journals. His main research and clinical focus center on lower extremity deformity, ankle arthritis, and surgical performance. His research efforts have received grants for clinical outcome studies, and currently to study methods for enhancing surgical team performance. He is involved in the education of the OHSU orthopaedic residents at Emanuel hospital and has a fellowship program in lower extremity trauma and reconstruction.
Dr. Beaman’s practice includes ankle and knee joint preservation surgery, ankle replacement arthroplasty, limb lengthening, correction of lower limb malalignment, lower extremity trauma care, and treatment of adult and pediatric foot and ankle conditions.