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Mallik N Tella, MD

Primary Location:
Address 10000 SE Main St Ste 224
Portland, OR 97216
Specialties: Orthopedic Surgery Patient Rating: Gender: Male


Dr. Tella is an Orthopedic surgeon who specializes in minimally invasive and arthroscopic techniques to address musculoskeletal pathology.
Following medical school and residency in Orthopedic surgery, Dr. Tella underwent additional training in sports medicine, the management of athletic related injuries, and arthroscopic surgery. During his time at Stanford University, he served as a team physician for the San Francisco 49rs and Stanford Athletics.

Dr. Tella has a particular interest in shoulder and knee arthroscopy and reconstruction. He takes a team-based multidisciplinary approach to patient care.  Although he has dedicated himself to employing the latest surgical techniques, Dr. Tella understands the significant role of nonsurgical treatment in the care of patients.

Dr. Tella grew up in Kansas City, Missouri and loves to spend his free time outdoors. He especially enjoys biking, hiking and playing tennis.


  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, 2013


  • Medical School

    Northwestern University Medical School

  • Internship

    University of Missouri at Columbia

  • Residency

    Stanford University

  • Residency

    University of Missouri at Columbia


Learn more about patient ratings
  • 09/11/2019
    Rating: 3.75

    Was attentive, diligent, spoke clear to me with simple words, I was satisfied with your attention.

  • 08/28/2019
    Rating: 5

    I came from Cloverdale to have *Dr. Tella do my surgery. He did so well on my shoulder that he has my knee.

  • 08/18/2019
    Rating: 5

    competent, kind doc who heard every word I said and gave expert, usable advice

  • 08/13/2019
    Rating: 5

    Great service, knowledgeable, caring.


  • Primary Location Adventist Health Northwest Orthopedic Specialists
    10000 SE Main St Ste 224
    Portland, OR 97216
    (503) 261-6961 Map and directions