R. Sterling Hodgson MD

R. Sterling Hodgson MD

TEL: 503-229-8455
FAX: 503-229-7028

Dr. Hodgson is an otolaryngologist who specializes in disorders and dysfunction of the ear, especially the more challenging and technical aspects of diagnosis, treatment, and surgery of the ear. He enjoys the opportunity to develop meaningful, long-lasting relationships with his patients of all ages. Dr. Hodgson also appreciates that his field allows him to treat a combination of surgical and non-surgical issues.

Dr. Hodgson is originally from Portland, where much of his family still resides. He enjoys the climate of the area and the lifestyle of northwest living. Some of Dr. Hodgson’s favorite activities outside of work include daily exercise, skiing, jigsaw puzzles, spending time with his wife and dog, exploring wine country, and keeping in close touch with his adult sons in San Francisco.

Volunteer Activities

Otologist for Craniofacial Disorders team, Randall Children’s Hospital, 1992-2019

Other Activities

Member, American Academy of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery

Member, American Medical Society

Member, Oregon Academy of Otolaryngology

Member, Oregon Health Sciences University Alumni Association

Member, Oregon Medical Association


Residency, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR, 1984-1988

Internship, Michigan State University, Flint, MI, 1983 – 1984

MD, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR, 1983

BS, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, 1979