Oregon Medical Board
1500 SW 1st Ave., Suite 620
Portland, OR 97201-5847
Hours of Operation
Office hours: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. (closed noon - 1 p.m.)
Licensing Call Center hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. (closed noon - 1 p.m.)
License Verification: 971-673-2700 or
Call or email for information on a Board licensee, including license number, date first licensed in Oregon, expiration date, license status (active, inactive, etc.), a licensee's disciplinary standing, mailing address, business address, business phone number, specialty, malpractice, and location of patient records. Limited to three names each day.
License verifications are also available
. There is no cost and no limit for online verifications.
Call with questions about if or when you should file a complaint regarding a Board licensee. The Complaint Resource Staff will help you understand the Medical Practice Act and explain how to file a complaint. If the Board cannot address your needs, the Complaint Resource Staff may be able to refer you to the appropriate agency or organization.
Need to file a complaint? Complete our Complaint Form
) or send a letter with the same information.
Public Information Requests: 971-673-2700 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Commonly requested information is available free online. Please visit our
Public Information webpage
, which includes links to agency statistics, Board Actions, and meeting minutes. The public may also request public records on individual licensees, a group of licensees, or the agency itself.
Nicole Krishnaswami, JD | Executive Director
David Farris, MD | Medical Director
Carol Brandt | Business Manager
Jessica Bates | Human Resources Manager
We are located in downtown Portland in the Crown Plaza Building on the corner of SW 1st Avenue and Clay Street. A ramp to the front entrance of the building is on the south side the stairs on SW 1st Avenue. The Board office is on the sixth floor.
The Crown Plaza parking garage is located directly across SW 1st Avenue with entrances to the parking structure on Clay and Market Streets. There is metered parking available on Clay Street. The location is also easily accessible by TriMet with streetcar, Max, and bus line stops nearby.
From I-5 (Southbound)
From US-26E/Sunset Hwy (Eastbound)
From I-84 (Westbound)
- Take I-5 South ramp towards Salem
- Keep Right at the fork in the ramp, going over the Morrison Bridge
- Take the ramp towards Front Ave (Naito Parkway)/Salem (I-5 South)
- Keep Right at the fork in the ramp. Merge onto SW Front Ave/SW Naito Parkway.
- Turn Right onto SW Clay St/US-26W
- The Crown Plaza building is one block further on the left. The parking garage is on Clay St. between 1st and 2nd Ave.