Martin Gizzi, MD, PhD

Specialist
My Specialties: Neurology, Board-certified; Vascular Neurology, Board-certified
My Areas of Focus: Vascular Neurology, Stroke
Languages: English, Interpreters available for other languages
Gender: Male
Legacy Health Partners

Patient Rating

4.9 out of 5     35 Ratings     16 Comments

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Legacy Medical Group-Neurology

Medical Office Building 1 2800 N. Vancouver Ave., Suite 130
Portland, OR 97227
503-413-6166

About Me:

Dr. Martin Gizzi is the Legacy Health System Stroke Medical Director. He holds an MD from the University of Miami and a PhD in neurophysiology from New York University. Dr. Gizzi was trained in neurology and neuro-ophthalmology at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City. He is board-certified in neurology with subspecialty certification in vascular neurology. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Neurology and the American Heart Association. He is a past chair of the NorthEast Cerebrovascular Consortium, a regional section of the American Heart Association. He currently sits on the Technical Advisory Panel for Comprehensive Stroke Certification at the The Joint Commission. He received the Physician of the Year award from the American Heart Association His practice is limited to vascular neurology/stroke

Education:
Fellowship: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Residency: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Internship: New Rochell Hospital
Medical School: University of Miami
Graduate School: New York University
Year I Started Practice: 1989
Hospitals Served: Legacy Emanuel Medical Center, Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center, Legacy Meridian Park Medical Center, Legacy Mount Hood Medical Center, Legacy Silverton Medical Health
Publication: International Journal of Neuroscience, Journal of Hospital Medicine, Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease, International Journal of Women's Health, PLosOne

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4.9 out of 5     35 Ratings     16 Comments

Jul 17, 2018
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Had other appointments and made them all very thorough and paperwork was outstanding, had multiple choices of hospital services; which I took advantage of. Easy parking and directions good water available for take home container.

Jul 17, 2018
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nursing help was very good.

Jun 5, 2018
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Dr. Gizzi is an outstanding provider. Answered all my questions regarding a recent stroke, in clear detail, including root cause, benefit of medications and hope beyond. Surely ranks at top of his profession!

May 29, 2018
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Dr. Gizzi was the nicest, easiest to talk to, most competent & reassuring practitioner I've been to in a long, long time. Exceedingly knowledgeable & yet easy to understand.

May 8, 2018
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I really thought he was an excellent dr.

Apr 17, 2018
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This was my first visit and I had a dozen question which Dr. Gizzi answered with time, concern and was patient with me. Very helpful.

Feb 27, 2018
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Dr. Gizzi is informative and easy to talk with. I like him a lot. I also think that he is thoughtful and considerate.

Jan 2, 2018
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My care is related to a rare condition I got last year. Seems like it has resolved itself. Great care from Ross Patterbaugh, Anti Goag, MRI staff & Dr. Gizzi & all staff. Thank you.

Jan 2, 2018
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Dr. Gizzi is a very good listener and thought about what I said. Suggested some tests to narrow down what he was thinking.

Dec 12, 2017
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Dr. Gizzi has kept up with the current research on a quite rare condition. In my experience, this is unusual.

Dec 12, 2017
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very pleased that the doctor suggested further testing to determine what caused my stroke

Dec 5, 2017
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This was a 2 follow up visit after a hospital stay. I was treated extremely well. Dr. Gizzi & his staff were very friendly & courteous.

Oct 31, 2017
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I was so grateful for the kindness and expertise shown to me by Dr. Gizzi and his staff.

Oct 30, 2017
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both dr. gizzi and dr. acohido are exceptional....so are the techs/clerks..thx

Oct 30, 2017
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out of system referral has been confusing

Sep 28, 2017
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Dr Gizzi is absolutely THE BEST. He is very respectful, meets the patient where they're at, patiently listens and explains thoroughly. After this visit I felt well supported and left feeling very positive.
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