Donald D. Sauser, M.D.

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Dr Donald D. Sauser is a Professor of Radiology and former Vice Chairman of the Department of Radiology at Oregon Health & Science University and serves as Director of Radiology for Shriner's Hospital for Children.

Dr Sauser was awarded his medical degree at Loma Linda University in 1971. He completed a rotating internship at C.F Kettering Memorial Hospital in Kettering, Ohio and then returned to Loma Linda for his radiology residency. He completed his fellowship in musculoskeletal radiology at the Hospital for Special Surgery at Cornell University.

In 1975 Dr Sauser began working at Loma Linda University as an Instructor in radiology. Over the course of the next sixteen years he held positions as Assistant and Associate Professor, Professor and Clinical Professor, Director of Diagnostic Radiology, Associate Chairman and Vice Chairman of Radiation Sciences. Dr Sauser came to OHSU in 1991. He has been Clinical Director, Vice Chairman and Professor for the Department of Radiology and has served on a multitude of committees.

Dr Sauser has been honored many times by his students and residents as an outstanding teacher in radiology, in basic sciences and in orthopedics. He has given lectures and presentations all over the United States and Canada and in Europe, Australia, and China. He has written dozens of journal articles and abstracts and four book chapters. He serves as an Editorial Consultant for the journals; Radiology, the Journal of Hand Surgery, and Arthritis and Rheumatism.

Dr Sauser is a member of several professional societies, including; the Radiological Society of North America, the American College of Radiology, the American Roentgen Ray Society, the American Medical Association, the Association of University Radiologists, the International Skeletal Society, and the Society of Skeletal Radiology.

Professional Education

  • Degree:
    Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, 1971
  • Residency:
    Loma Linda University, Loma Linda
  • Fellowship:
    Musculoskeletal Radiology -The Hospital for Special Surgery, Cornell University, New York

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