Biography & Education

Daniel Sager, M.D., was born in Chicago and raised in Pakistan where his parents were Presbyterian medical missionaries. After high school in Ashland, Oregon he attended Lewis and Clark College in Portland for undergraduate studies and received his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. Following medical school, he completed his residency in Internal Medicine at the University of New Mexico where he served as chief resident and was elected a member of Alpha Omega Alpha.

At the conclusion of his resident training in 1990, Dr. Sager moved back to Portland where he completed a fellowship in rheumatology at Oregon Health & Science University. He is currently clinical assistant professor of medicine at Oregon Health & Science University and a member of the teaching faculty for the Portland program in internal medicine at Legacy Health Systems. His professional interests include medical education and international health.

Dr. Sager joined Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital as a rheumatologist in 1993 and lives in Hood River with his wife Julie and their three children.
Areas of expertise

Rheumatology; International health

Education: Case Western Reserve University School of MedicineInternship: University of New Mexico School of Medicine Residency: University of New Mexico School of Medicine
Fellowship: OHSU
Board Certified: American Board of Internal Medicine/Rheumatology (ABIM)
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Board Certifications
  • Internal medicine
  • Rheumatology


Patient Ratings and Comments
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The Patient Rating score is based on responses given during the CAHPS Patient Experience Survey. Responses are measured on a 10-point scale, with 10 being the best score. These scores are then translated to a 5-point scale in order to display results in a 5-star rating. Comments are also gathered from the same survey and displayed in their entirety with the exception of any language that may be considered slander, libel or contain private health information, which will be removed prior to publishing the comments.

4.5 out of 5 (38 Ratings, 11 Comments)


I felt he glossed over some concerns I had.

Dr. Segar is one of the best doctors I have ever been to. He is always well informed and sincere. My husband and I appreciate him very much

Dr. Sager and nursing staff ([...]) are great! [...]

Dr. Sager and his staff provide compassionate, professional care and have always treated me with the utmost respect and courtesy.

I consider myself lucky to have such a wonderful doctor and staff. The office is well run and everyone has been caring and courteous.


I am exceptionally pleased with Dr. Sager's services and those of his office.

Dr Sager took ample time to explain my medical condition and my options for treatment.

Dr. Sager is excellent. I feel fortunate to have him as my care provider. His nurse, [...] is also most excellent.

Very caring doctor.

While traveling in [...] this year, I had a gout attack and needed direction on my medications. I called Dr. Sager's office and explained the situation. Dr. Sager called me back after hours the same day with helpful answers. In this case my needs were handled just as effectively with a phone call as they would have been with an office visit--very efficient for both patient and physician. [...]