Dr. Michael Baskin

Michael S. Baskin, MD

Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon

Specialty: General Orthopedics

Dr. Baskin received his M.D. from the University of Washington School of Medicine in 1961. He performed a Straight Surgical Internship at the University of California, San Francisco through 1962. Dr. Baskin then completed two residencies: one as a Surgical Resident at the University of Washington from 1962-3 and a second in Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Oregon from 1963-7.

He spent the next two years as the Orthopedic Section Chief at Madigan General Hospital in Ft. Lewis, Tacoma, Washington during the Vietnam conflict. He then returned to private practice in Portland. Dr. Baskin is board-certified and a member of the American College of Sports Medicine and the American College of Surgeons. He is also an honorary trustee of the Portland Zoological Society.


Undergraduate Degree

University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Medical Degree

University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA

Surgical Internship

University of California, San Francisco, CA

Surgical Residency

University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Orthopedic Surgery Residency

Oregon Health Science University, Portland, OR

Military Service

United States Army, Head Section Orthopedics,
Madigan Hospital, WA


Professional Affiliations

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS)
Multnomah County Medical Society
Western Orthopedic Association
American College of Sports Medicine
American College of Surgeons
American Orthopedic Foot Surgery Society (AOFS)
Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA)
International Arthroscopy Association
Oregon Medical Society

Hospital Affiliations

Legacy Portland Hospitals
Providence Hospital