Biography & Education

"I am passionate about caring for people with the full spectrum of lung diseases. I strive to help all of my patients improve their quality of life as we work together to develop a plan of care that meets their needs and goals."
Dr. Strauss graduated from the University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle, WA. He completed his Ph.D in Bioengineering at the University of Washington School of Engineering. Dr. Strauss finished his internal medicine residency at the Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle, WA and later completed a pulmonary, critical care fellowship at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU). He brings several honors and awards to The Oregon Clinic - Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine, including the Neuropharmacology Autism Fellow from the National Alliance for Autism Research/Bristol Meyer Squibb. He has also received the NIMH Young Investigator Award from the New Center for Drug Evaluation Unit meeting and the Society of Nuclear Medicine Physicians Fellowship.
When Dr. Strauss is not at work, he enjoys spending time with his family and friends, outdoor activities, running, backpacking, skiing, and traveling.
Areas of expertise

Advanced Bronchoscopy for Diagnosis and Staging of Lung Cancer, Interstitial Lung Disease, Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension, Pulmonary Vascular Disease, Sarcoidosis

  • B.S., Applied Physics, Columbia University School of Engineering, New York, NY, 1990
  • M.S., Physics, University of Washington, Graduate School, Seattle, WA, 1992
  • Ph.D., Bioengineering, University of Washington School of Engineering, Seattle, WA, 1997
  • M.D., University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, 1999
  • Fellowship, National Alliance for Autism Research Neuropharmacology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1999-2000
  • Internship, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA, 2000-2001
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA, 2001-2003
  • Fellowship, Pulmonary and Critical Care, Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU), Portland, OR, 2003-2007
  • English

Care Locations

The Oregon Clinic-Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine East
1111 NE 99th Ave.
Suite 200
Portland , OR 97220


Board Certifications
  • Critical care medicine
  • Internal medicine
  • Pulmonary disease