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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
  • 04/25/2019
    Rating: 5

    I have been under *Dr. Talla's care three years ago, my surgery by *Dr. Tella was a great success, very good!

  • 01/21/2019

    Dr. Tella and his staff are the Best!!! They always look out for my needs and comfort!!! I have recommended them to several people over the last several years!! 5 Stars!!!!!

  • 01/20/2019

    First visit. I was much supported and helped by Dr Tella and staff. Very grateful

  • 12/09/2018

    He impresses me as being very competent, knowledgeable and helpful.


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