5050 N.E. Hoyt Street, Suite 340, Portland, OR 97213
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Dr. Gavin J. Button

Board Certified Spine Surgeon

Gavin J. Button, MD, a native of Portland, joined Orthopedic Specialists, P.C. in 2005. Dr. Button has extensive training in both general orthopedics and spine surgery. He is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He completed spine fellowships at Orthopedic Physician Associates at Swedish Hospital and also at the University of Washington. In addition, he had five years of general orthopedic training at the University of California, Davis. Dr. Button specializes in neck and low back conditions and he has experience with the newest technologies including microsurgery and disc replacement. He has performed approximately one thousand spine cases ranging from microdiscectomies to multilevel fusions.

Medical Education

  • Undergraduate: Tufts University, Medford, MA
  • Graduate: Tufts University, Medford, MA
  • Medical: Tufts University, Boston, MA

Orthopedic Training

  • Internship: University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA
  • Orthopedic Surgery Residency: University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA
  • Spine Fellowship: Orthopedic Physician Associates, Seattle, WA
  • Spine Fellowship: University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Professional Affiliations

  • North American Spine Society
  • American Academy Orthopaedic Surgeons

Hospital Affiliations

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Gavin J. Button, MD, MS

Dr. Button specializes in the treatment of a variety of spinal conditions and performs many spinal procedures including:

  • Disc Replacement
  • Cervical, Thoracic, and Lumbar Fusion
  • Cervical, Thoracic , and Lumbar Decompression
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Laminoplasty