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Gregory Tanksley, MD

Gregory Tanksley, MD

Reflex Physician

Dr. Tanksley has over 13 years of experience in the medical field. Prior to medical school, he completed a formal apprenticeship in French Cuisine, and worked as a chef and as general manager for large restaurants in New York, San Francisco, and Seattle.

He still enjoys cooking, and additional hobbies include hiking, skiing and camping; all the Pacific Northwest has to offer! These pursuits are enjoyed in the company of his wife, along with their son and daughter. A favorite way to relieve stress is to garden and cook with his family.

“As a physician, one of my greatest rewards is being able to make a lasting and meaningful difference in my patients’ lives. I am excited to have the opportunity to help our patients stay active and enjoy all of the things that make living in this beautiful area so rewarding.”

Credentials/Specialty Training

  • Specialized training in Viscosupplementation (Knee Injection Therapy), Osteoarthritis, and Musculoskeletal Ultrasound of the knee
  • Specialized training in Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy
  •  Certified Fluoroscopist
  • Specialized Training in Knee Pain and Knee Injuries
  •  Board Certified/American Board of Emergency Medicine

Professional Background

  • Emergency Medicine Physician in WA, OR and CA
  • Director of Emergency Ultrasound at Tuality Community Hospital
  • Medical Director-Tillamook Emergency Services

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Emergency Medicine

Education

  • Bay State Medical Center/Tufts University, Springfield, MA
    Residency, Emergency Medicine
  • Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem NC
    Doctor of Medicine
  • University of San Francisco, San Francisco CA
    BA in Psychology