Jennifer L. Bass MD
4.9 / 5
(503) 813-2000
Interstate Medical Office East
3550 North Interstate Ave.
Portland, OR 97227

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Rating Details Details
Overall Score
  • 4.5
    Wait Time
  • 4.9
    Included in Decisions
  • 4.9
    Concern for Worries
  • 4.9
  • 4.8
    Time with Patient

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to physician related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Comments also are gathered from this Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy. The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and don’t necessarily reflect the views of Kaiser Permanente.

About Reviews

  • 81 Ratings

Dr. Bass is thoughtful, experienced and has such a gentle and kind bedside manner. She runs on time and never seems rushed. She answers all of our questions completely and gives helpful follow up information. I trust her completely with my child's health and am so grateful for the important work she and her staff do everyday.

June 13, 2017

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*Jennifer Bass is a very wonderful MD. She shows great care to her patients!

April 03, 2017

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We switched to *Dr. Bass and we are very happy with our son's provider now. She seems to genuinely care and is respectful.

March 27, 2017

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Dr. Bass is a wonderful physician. We have complete faith in her advice and she takes our concerns/questions seriously. I would highly recommend Dr. Bass as a pediatrician!

February 26, 2017

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I've are so pleased we were able to get *Dr. Bass as our son's pediatrician. She was attentive to our questions. Very thorough, and kind. She seemed to genuinely care about our family. She has also since been very responsive on and is always available to help with our questions. She is an excellent provider!

January 29, 2017

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A visit with Dr. Bass never feels rushed. She is so kind and patient with patients, and I feel lucky to have her as my son's care provider.

January 19, 2017

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*Dr. Bass is great!

November 28, 2016

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We are very happy with *Dr. Bass. Made sure to see us right away the day after our car accident.

October 13, 2016

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Jennifer is the best! Thanks for all your help and care!

June 21, 2016

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This is the best Pediatric Diabetic doctor we've ever had.

May 10, 2016

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*Dr. Bass is an amazing pediatrician. Not only did she address my questions about my son who had the appointment, but also _____ my other son's chart when I asked her a few questions about his care.

April 13, 2016

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*Dr. Bass is wonderful but the wait time in the exam room was way too long!

March 29, 2016

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Love Dr. Bass & the Pediatric Diabetic Nurses!

November 10, 2015

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We love *Dr. Bass. I'm so happy that we are back with *Dr. Bass. Thanks!

November 05, 2015

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*Dr. Bass was incredibly thorough, kind, knowledgeable, and caring at one recent appointment. She has my highest recommendation.

October 04, 2015

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Dr Bass is always kind, thorough, and honest. She's a wonderful doctor.

September 23, 2015

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I received my undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania and my medical degree from New York University. I completed my pediatric residency at Montefiore/Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and worked at Jacobi Medical Center as an assistant professor of pediatrics for seven years. I love my job as I get to help children and families every day. In 2005, I moved to Portland with my husband and son and joined Kaiser Permanente. I also have an appointment as adjunct assistant professor of pediatrics at Oregon Health & Science University.

About my practice

I work in the General Pediatric Department with special interests in cystic fibrosis, diabetes, and pediatric weight management. I enjoy the variety my practice presents and love watching my patients grow and develop from birth through adolescence. Forming partnerships with families is one of the things I enjoy most. I follow the immunization schedule recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics and believe it is safe for all children. I believe that healthcare doesn't end in the medical office.

How I thrive

I feel lucky to have wonderful family, good health, a job that makes coming to work fun, and to live in an amazing city. I run and hike trails with my dog, practice yoga and Pilates, and hang out with my son and husband as much as I can. In addition to my clinical work, I volunteer and teach in a variety of venues and participate in clinical research and advocacy for children.

Medical School ?

New York University School of Medicine
New York

Medical Training ?

Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center
Bronx NY

Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx NY

Board Certification ?

American Board of Pediatrics