About Practice

Paul Puziss, MD, is an orthopedic specialist at Puziss Orthopedics of Portland in Beaverton, Oregon. He is board-certified and a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

He completed his undergraduate education at the University of Washington (UW), majoring in chemistry, and was a member of Phi Beta Kappa and Alpha Epsilon Delta. Dr. Puziss then received his medical degree with honors from UW, where he was a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.

Dr. Puziss completed his internship and residency in general surgery at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center in Torrance, California, before completing an orthopedic residency program at the University of California, Irvine, with affiliated hospitals. Prior to establishing his practice, he has worked as an emergency room physician consulting physician, as well as in private practice.

Dr. Puziss was the first to perform arthroscopic shoulder surgery in Oregon in 1989 and develop technics for many types of conditions of the shoulder over many years.

At Paul M. Puziss M.D. - Puziss Orthopedics, Dr. Puziss offers a variety of treatments for any orthopedic pain or disability.

He is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners, and licensed to practice medicine in California, Oregon, and Washington. Dr. Puziss is a member of the  American Medical Association, Oregon Medical Association, Western Orthopedic Association, American Association of Integrative Medicine, Spine Intervention Society, Oregon Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and American College of Sports Medicine.

Dr. Puziss holds several hospital affiliations in Portland, including Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center, Providence St. Vincent Medical Center, and Adventist Health Portland.

To schedule an appointment at Puziss Orthopedics, please call the office at 503-646-8995.



Excellent orthopedic care from a doctor who listens.



  • Vitamins and Supplements

    Puziss Orthopedics believes in taking a holistic approach to healing the body. For a comprehensive look at some of our vitamin and supplement recommendations, please see below:

    • Multivitamins - general wellness
    • B-Complex - nerves
    • Vitamin C - healing
    • Vitamin E - antioxidant
    • Calcium - Bone health
    • Magnesium - extremely important for every chemical reaction in the body and blood pressure
    • Zinc - healing
    • Glucosamine Sulfate - arthritis
    • Chondroitin Sulfate - arthritis
    • MSM - arthritis
    • Fish Oil - inflammation and depression
    • Protein Powder - after work outs/exercise


Dr. Puziss manages Worker’s Compensation claims in Oregon, Washington, and OWCP. This includes paperwork, all referrals (MRI, physical therapy up to surgery), medications, claim closing and examinations. Dr. Puziss also generally follows patients after all their surgeries. We mopst accept private commercial insurance, motor vehicle and Oregon and Washington workers compensation. For questions regarding your specific coverage, please contact the office at 503-646-8995 .



Words from our patients

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    "Dr. Puziss is wonderful and thorough and has given me hope where I had lost it. If you are frustrated and feeling helpless I would highly recommend seeing him."

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    "I would highly recommend for anyone. He has been a wonderful doctor and his staff as well."

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    "Dr. Paul is the most genuine doctor I have ever worked with. He is very well spoken, extremely knowledgeable and easy to work with."

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    "I highly recommend him. Very knowledgeable and professional and deeply cares for his patients well being."

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    "I would highly recommend Dr. Puziss in all capacities of his practice, he is highly skilled, knowledgeable in so many areas, and he works for his patients..."

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    "He is kind, beyond intelligent and he has a well-round, multi-faceted approach to healing injuries/disabilities, with a network that's spans all of Oregon."

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