Mustaquim Chowdhury , MD, MPH

Patient Rating:

4.9 Read all reviews

My Specialties:

Internal Medicine

My Areas of Focus:

Preventative Care

Gender:

Male

Affiliations:

Good Samaritan Medical Center

About Me:

Mustaquim Chowdhury, MD is a board-certified internal medicine specialist with professional interest in infectious diseases and preventive medicine. He is native to Bangladesh, where he earned his medical degree at Dhaka Medical College, University of Dhaka. In his home country, he worked as a primary care physician, gaining experience in many areas of clinical medicine. After moving to the U.S., he earned a master’s degree in public health from the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst, and then went on to complete an internal medicine residency at Mercy Catholic Medical Center in Philadelphia. He moved to Oregon in 2000 where he has been practicing since. Dr. Chowdhury is accepting new patients.

Year I Started Practice: 2000
Hospitals Served: Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center

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4.9 out of 5     239 Ratings     92 Comments

Jan 12, 2023
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Always have the utmost care. No complaints whatsoever

Jan 10, 2023
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Clerk at lab and X-ray was so rude. All other people were incredibly kind.

Jan 9, 2023
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Thanks

Jan 9, 2023
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Great doctor that listens and spends the time needed with me.

Jan 9, 2023
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Dr. Chowdhury is a wonderful doctor. He listens and asks questions and cares for the health of his patients. I absolutely trust him and respect him. Nurse Debbie is always warm and friendly.

Jan 5, 2023
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New patient-appreciated everything about my experience

Dec 28, 2022
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This was probably one of the most professional and knowing doctors I have ever had the pleasure to associate with. He was extremely professi0nal

Dec 28, 2022
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Dr. Chowdhury seemed to have come in the room with everything all decided. He was pleasant enough, but asked me no questions around what I needed or wanted, including where I might want the ongoing PT he was going to refer me to. He just set up a referral , when I have had a number of good outcomes with providers of PT who I had very good results with and offer services closer to my home. In general , nice guy who didn't want to know what would work for me.

Dec 20, 2022
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Thank you.

Dec 20, 2022
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So happy with the whole visit. Very difficult after being with the same doctor for 43 years

Dec 19, 2022
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I have issues chocking easily. Dr mentioned some contraste exame. Did not see any ordered. What happened ?

Dec 13, 2022
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Dr. C is a very caring and kind man. He takes the time and is reassuring about the process. He is respectful and warm hearted. I appreciate him and the staff at Legacy!

Dec 12, 2022
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Super thorough. Not rushed. Great visit

Dec 9, 2022
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All good.

Dec 5, 2022
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I have vertigo. Have not had any medicine to help me. I don't think much of these doctors. I asked to change doctors but they said I could not.

Dec 5, 2022
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I have a complicated medical history. Dr Chowdhury and his Medical Assistant have managed my multiple needs and coordinated with various Specialists for several years now, resulting in meeting crisis care needs and special requests in a very timely and meaningful manner saving me what could have been much worry and stress. I get the best care I've ever had from a PCP from Dr Chowdhury and Debbie. I have followed him from his prior office as he is that important to managing my care. So much appreciated!

Dec 5, 2022
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I was so thrilled to be able to see my Dr again it's been a long time.

Nov 28, 2022
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New patient visit.

Nov 23, 2022
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My original PCP retired and this was an appoint to familiarize the doctor with me and my health history.

Nov 22, 2022
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My provider Dr. Chowdhury is very detailed and caring. He never rushes me and is a good listener. I will definitely recommend him to my family and friends

Nov 16, 2022
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Very though

Nov 15, 2022
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It was a short visit about a rash around my mouth. Just had stopped taking an Rx from different doctor with no relief from a burning sensation.

Nov 1, 2022
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It was a good visit.

Nov 1, 2022
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Dr Chowdhury is the best. Actually cares about his patients, at least that's my experience with him. He also knows my health history and focuses on the appropriate issues. And tells me the things I need to hear even when I maybe don't want to hear it. Explains things well and makes sure I understand what he's saying.

Oct 14, 2022
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Dr. Chowdhury and Debbie are always so helpful, kind and professional. I have been happy with all the doctors I have see at this clinic as well.

Sep 26, 2022
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All excellent

Sep 26, 2022
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I have already referred a friend to Dr Chowdhury. He is very good and seems to take a real interest in my health.

Sep 20, 2022
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Dr C has been a very good doctor for my father. We were disappointed with the referral to the Geriatric Doctor and the lack of communication from the Geriatric administration team, but Dr C has been a great primary care manager.

Sep 15, 2022
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This physician has listened to what I've said and acted on it, in addition to being very pleasant

Sep 14, 2022
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I would prefer a woman, but none were taking new patients. I liked Dr. Chowdhury, however, and don't want to change.

Sep 14, 2022
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First visit after retirement of Dr Barlow. Hard shoes to fill but I'm very pleased.

Sep 13, 2022
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He was thorough, kind, clear, and informative without being condescending. He made sure I had my questions asked before I left. That made me feel "heard" and cared for.

Sep 13, 2022
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He is thorough and listens to you

Sep 13, 2022
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Front office could be a lot friendlier ! They appeared to be overworked , stressed and occupied on computer and/ or phone.

Sep 12, 2022
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Seen on time and thorough evaluation of medical issue.

Sep 12, 2022
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1st appointment with this doctor and it went well.

Sep 12, 2022
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Dr. Chowdhury and his nurse Debbie are amazing, I have had them as my primary care doctors for years prior to them moving to Legacy medical group

Sep 2, 2022
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Dr. Chowdhury is not my PC but was able to fit me in to be seen on short notice. He was helpful & informative. I do think a female dr. might have had a better grasp of my issue, but he did an acceptable job considering.

Sep 1, 2022
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Prompt care and listened to my concerns.

Aug 31, 2022
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Very good.

Aug 31, 2022
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Dr. C. went above and beyond to get me into a cardiologist. He called me to report on his progress.

Aug 29, 2022
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Good

Aug 26, 2022
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Good provider.

Aug 24, 2022
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It was difficult finding the entrance to the building, which made me late for my appointment, and had I not called for help earlier, the receptionist I talked to when I showed up almost told me to leave and make a new appointment. Thankfully, one of the other receptionists recognized my name and heard from someone else that I was late because I got lost, and that it was ok for me to come in for my appointment anyway.

Aug 16, 2022
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Dr and MA always goes the extra mile to answer questions and assist as circumstances of [name removed] health progress. Feeling so blessed with great medical care from Dr Chowdhury and his staff.

Aug 9, 2022
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Excellent care provider and all staff! Have already recommended Legacy providers and Dr. Chowdhury to friends who are extremely pleased.

Aug 4, 2022
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I've had 1 appt with the doctor. I liked him and he was thorough and informative. I think he will be my primary care doctor.

Aug 3, 2022
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Dr. Chowdhury was well-informed of my medical history. He was patient, thorough & open to my concerns & questions. So calm & obviously knowledgeable. He never seemed to be in any rush. Impressed me for sure.

Aug 2, 2022
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Quick, friendly and - thorough staff.

Jul 28, 2022
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Pleased with first visit

Jul 26, 2022
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This was my appointment to switch from Dr. Barlow to Dr. Chowdhury. It was a pleasant visit but not particularly warm and friendly. I hope my visit in 4 months is more comfortable.

Jul 22, 2022
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The Dr and I communicated well during this Medicare required visit. He asked follow up questions about a health issue I had visited him about about 6 wks earlier. It was clear he had reviewed my questionnaire. He discussed my ongoing issues related to my ambulation and my bladder and asked me to see the specialists again.

Jul 18, 2022
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Dr Chowdhury listens to my needs and we work at fixing them

Jul 12, 2022
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Dr. Chowdhury is kind and knowledgeable. I feel extremely fortunate that he is my new primary care provider.

Jul 6, 2022
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Excellent service throughout the appointment!

Jul 5, 2022
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We visited this provider for the first time as we recently moved to this area. The doctor had knowledge of our health history and was very focused on following our needs and was pleasant and respectful.

Jun 30, 2022
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Dr. Chowdhury was very kind and patient.

Jun 27, 2022
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Good Dr, tread with respect and interest to help. Smart and very careful about my health. Real Dr.

Jun 27, 2022
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Knowledgeble and thorough to the point doctor

Jun 20, 2022
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It was a good experience

Jun 15, 2022
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I am thoroughly annoyed that the receptionist insisted upon having insurance information over the phone to make an appointment - period. I am further annoyed that the electronic check-in for that appointment then asked for the insurance information. And am even more annoyed that upon arrive the receptionist wanted the insurance information again. Stop wasting my time!I am also annoyed that the receptionist wanted to scan my ID; I do not trust you nor any other company to maintain the security of my Information. This practice should cease!I am also annoyed that to schedule a physical with a new doctor, since my regular doctor is retiring -unfortunately for me because he is awesome-, that I have been classified a new patient and am expected to visit with the new doctor before I can make an appointment for a physical - I will report this to my insurance company and I will consider finding another provider enitrely. Again - wasting my time and now my money too!

Jun 9, 2022
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Saw me in a timely manner, listened to my concerns, examined me and prescribed medications

Jun 8, 2022
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Dr. did a good job. I'm satisfied.

Jun 7, 2022
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I moved here 6 months ago and this was my first visit.

Jun 6, 2022
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Dr. Chowdhury is a fine dr. but I shall not continue as his patient. The travel distance & time is too great. I have already selected another PCP very mush closer to my home and he has been informed.

Jun 1, 2022
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Dr. Chowdhury: Listened very carefully to my health concerns. He was very thorough with asking me questions to assess and advise to help me. He made very clear, and encouraged me about what next steps he recommended I take. Dr. Chowdhury was very quick to follow up and message me on MyChart with his assessment of my lab/x-ray test results. I would and could not ask for better care/service.Debbie (Med Assist): Awesome as well! Very professional, courteous, caring.

May 31, 2022
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I love my Dr. And the nurse and everyone else too they are nice and kind to me

May 31, 2022
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Great organization! Doctor Chowdhury is excellent. I thought he was friendly, knowledgeable and an excellent listener. Legacy is fortunate to have Doctor Chowdhury.

May 31, 2022
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Dr. And staff treated me very well.

May 26, 2022
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New PCP

May 25, 2022
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He was pushing for me to get the Covid vaccine both visits. This is not something I want to get. My choice, and after having Covid I think I believe I have natural immunity. I see too many people that got the shot get bad reactions and a lot of people I know still got Covid and some very seriously so I'm not convinced the shot is that effective and way my odds against it. I'm not against vaccines but this one I have my doubts. He recommended I get the pneumonia shot at my last visit because of my history which I did.

May 24, 2022
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Felt safe and in good hands with my care.

May 23, 2022
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Awesome provider. Awesome clinic.

May 19, 2022
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My experience was excellent!

May 18, 2022
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I hope next time the cover mask is not required. To follow non sense direction from the government are not a benefit.

May 17, 2022
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Pleasant ,all of my check ups have been good. Since moving to Oregon. !

May 16, 2022
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Every staff member at this practice was especially kind and gave me confidence in the care I was getting. Dr. Chowdhury spent more time with me than any doctor I have seen in decades. I very much appreciated his listening and opinions on my care. He answered all of my questions. I am very happy I chose him as my PCP.

May 16, 2022
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Dr Chowdhury has seen me through a vast array of serious health issues and worked very well with 5 specialists I still see on a regular basis. Praise God for his knowledge and willingness to find solutions and be easily accessible.

May 16, 2022
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Dr Chowdury is so pleasant and knowledgeable

May 12, 2022
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The referrals were out of network.

May 3, 2022
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I was alarmed that this Dr. Incorrectly diagnosed my with class 2 obesity due to poor clinical skills. [Personal information removed] He told me several times in the apt. That I needed to lose weight and did not use his basic clinical skills to realize the BMI on EPIC was wrong and and failed to take the opportunity to correct this. If he can make this simple mistake, what does that say about his clinical reasoning skills for more complex and serious health issues?

May 2, 2022
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Doctor did not know much about my particular health issue, even though he tried. Also all your doctors are keen on recommending colonoscopy and mammogram every time we see them, even though our current health issue is unrelated to it. We want our current health problem solved before heading off for routine colonoscopy or mammogram.

Apr 20, 2022
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Every topic that was brought up was addressed as best as possible. I couldn't get through everything because there is simply too much to cover in a single appointment, but I felt that the main issues I have been experiencing were addressed.

Apr 15, 2022
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There's No follow up phone call after visit and test/exam to explain.

Apr 14, 2022
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It was all good

Mar 16, 2022
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The doctor was very attentive and informed. It was a relief and nice.

Mar 9, 2022
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I just transitioned over to Humana from another provider I am so thankful and happy that I did that I was very pleased with my visit and with the way I was treated from the doctor to the receptionist to the lab technicians an x-ray I appreciate you very much and I am Very Happy to be here

Feb 23, 2022
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Wonderful experience with all staff I was in contact with. Will be recommending the provider to my family. He was caring and thorough. Completely put me at ease.

Feb 15, 2022
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The visit was great. The MA and the DR we're very professional and knowledgeable and friendly to an elderly lady. But the office phone rep when my daughter called twice and got a hold of the same rep and both times she was very rude and snippy and refused to listen to what my daughter and when ask for Dr chowdhury's MA voicemail. Rep said no, she can not do that.I feel if you're going to work at the front desk, you need to have a little patience especially when a lot of patients are elders, they can not respond as quick as those younger people.

Feb 14, 2022
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I do not like when in your initial questionnaire you ask what gender I was, Including a gender that does not exist, and your office being a doctor office knows that they only exist X and Y chromosomes. By doing that you are playing a game that should not be played by people of science.

Feb 9, 2022
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I felt the doctor to lack knowledge for women's health & compassion.

Feb 9, 2022
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The entire team were excellent in helping with my concerns and especially in getting the follow up scans and labs timely scheduled.
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