John Sager, MD

Locations

Asante Family Medicine – 628 N Main
628 N Main St.
Ashland, Oregon 97520
Main: (541) 201-4930
Fax: (541) 201-4931

About this provider

Dr. Sager is committed to providing thorough and compassionate care to patients of all ages. After a childhood overseas in Pakistan, he moved with his family to Ashland in 1973 and is a graduate of Ashland High School. He returned to Ashland with his wife and two kids in 1998 after working with the Indian Health Service in Ketchikan, Alaska.

Services

  • Provides personalized primary care to adults and children
  • Evaluates and treats acute illness
  • Manages chronic conditions
  • Performs minor office surgeries such as treating skin conditions and joint and bursal injections

Personal

He was in private practice for 15 years before joining Asante Physician Partners in 2015. Outside the office he enjoys trail running, mountaineering, travel, and time with family and friends. Recently Dr. Sager has been committed to treating Syrian refugees in the Middle East.

Asante Care Management

Our care team approach puts you at the center of care by connecting you with community resources, creating an individualized care plan, coordinating transportation when needed and following up to ensure your health care needs are met.

Education and training

Education

Northwestern University, MD

Residency

Oregon Health & Science University, Family Medicine

Certifications

Dr. Sager is board-certified in family medicine.

Patient experiences

September 21, 2022
Dr. Sager is the Best! Nuf Sed!
September 19, 2022
Dr. Sager
September 19, 2022
my dr is always considerate and listens to me
September 19, 2022
Dr Sager and his nursing assistant are excellent caregivers and I feel blessed to have them looking after my health wellbeing. Always friendly, professional and caring, I know I am in their excellent hands.
September 09, 2022
All of the staff
September 08, 2022
Just wanted to recognize Mary the Medical assistant. She is always so cheerful and friendly and takes care of your issue right away.
September 06, 2022
Dr. John Sager was able to get me and my wife in in a timely fashion when our doctor left the area. He is a caring and compassionate doctor and we are lucky to have him as our primary care provider.
September 03, 2022
Every one.
August 28, 2022
Friendly and treat people kindly
August 25, 2022
Dr Sager and nurses in his office
August 25, 2022
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August 24, 2022
Dr. Sager
August 24, 2022
John Sager is the best!
August 24, 2022
all Good
August 24, 2022
Dr Sager is the finest family Doc I've personally visited, ever.
August 23, 2022
DR JOHN SAGER
August 22, 2022
Dr. Sager is a wonderful doctor and it is my fervent hope he never retires! He really cares about his patients and shows a level of concern that is deeply appreciated by me. He is detailed in his advice and always seems knowledgeable re: any questions I may have. He seems to really respect and appreciate his patients and I feel extremely blessed that he is my PCP and Asante should feel the same way too! He is a gem.
August 19, 2022
John Sager communicates with honesty and genuine interest. I've never had a better relationship with any other medical professional. A+++
August 08, 2022
Dr. Sager provides excellent care in a kind, compassionate and thoughtful manner. I am very grateful for his as my primary care provider.
August 07, 2022
John Sager is always a thorough medical provider.
August 03, 2022
I found dr Sager to be an excellent doctor and very caring. Also he makes sure you understand what he needs to say about your health.
August 03, 2022
Dr Sager and all of his staff are outstanding.
July 30, 2022
I have been a nurse for 42 years and John Sager and his office staff offer kind, competent, compassionate care!!!! They are all amazing!!!!
July 24, 2022
Dr. John SagerBrenna who used to work with Dr. Sager
July 21, 2022
Dr. Sager and [ ] have been great.
July 21, 2022
Mary and Hannah
July 19, 2022
Dr. Sager is the best doctor ever.
July 19, 2022
Dr Sager is incredibly patient, understanding, and responsive. He listens well, is accepting of my values and philosophy of minimal medications, and adapts his recommendations accordingly. I've been impressed in how he fits me into his schedule when I have a more urgent need to see him. He is an excellent excellent doctor and I feel fortunate to have him overseeing my health!
July 18, 2022
Dr. Sager and his team are consistently outstanding. I appreciate that he is our family's physician.
July 15, 2022
Dr John Sager!!!!
July 14, 2022
Outstanding
July 14, 2022
Everybody is outstandin!
July 14, 2022
I really respect Dr Sager and appreciate his staff
July 08, 2022
I have found the staff at Dr. Sager's office to be universally kind, positive, helpful, and on top of it!
July 08, 2022
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July 08, 2022
I have always felt grateful to have Dr. Sager continue the excellent care I previously received from Dr. [ ], Rest in Peace.Dr. Sager is thoughtful, compassionate, knowledgeable about advances in medicine, thorough and respectful.
July 07, 2022
everyone was kind and very helpful
July 03, 2022
Dr. Sager
July 01, 2022
Dr. Sager is always outstanding.
July 01, 2022
Dr. Sager and entire staff
July 01, 2022
Hannah,Mary,Dr.Sager is absolutely the best
July 01, 2022
Dr, Sager and everyone who works with him are all outstanding (medical assistant, and people at the reception). I am so lucky to be able to go to them for medical care.
July 01, 2022
Dr. Sager's staff have always been friendly, respectful and efficient.
June 29, 2022
Dr. Sager is always wonderful very caring and always listens carefully is truly concerned and has a great bedside manner has always helped me . He has been my doctor for years and has always been wonderful. Brenna is also very helpful assistant and always returns my calls.
June 29, 2022
Dr. John Sager is and has always been exceptional and we value him greatly.
June 28, 2022
John Sager is an incredible doctor!
June 28, 2022
John Sager is truly concerned for my positive outcome in regards to the care I seek from his practice. He is a rock star in the medical field.
June 28, 2022
Doctor Sager is an outstanding medical practitioner. His office assistant was always helpful, on the phone and in person.
June 28, 2022
All the staff was very friendly and helpful!
June 28, 2022
John Sager's new assistant was very accommodating. Sorry unable to remember her name
June 28, 2022
John Sager is a very well-qualified Family Physician. He is thorough, very knowledgeable, and has an engaging personality. I am a retired Family M. D.
June 28, 2022
Ii am very grateful for the high quality of care I receive from Dr. Sager and the people who work with him.
June 27, 2022
John Sager IS the best family practioner that Asante HAS... He is EXCELLENT!!
June 27, 2022
Great explanation of answers to my questions whether it was an answer I wanted or not. The best was usually done that could be done.
May 22, 2022
Medical assistant
May 19, 2022
Dr. Sager is compassionate, a good listener and thorough. He's comfortable saying I need to see a specialist and always tells me about medication side effects vs. benefits.
May 18, 2022
Dr. Sager is wonderful. He listens and provides advice as needed. So happy to be part of his practice.
May 17, 2022
I would always put Dr. Sager at the top.
May 14, 2022
Excellent, quality care and service. Thank you!
May 14, 2022
Dr John Sager is outstanding!
May 14, 2022
These surveys are unnecessary for Dr. Sager. I feel very fortunate to have him as my primary care physician. He has taken excellent care of my husband for the past twenty years or more and all my friends who go to him feel the same way.
May 13, 2022
The nurse called when the er report cam to her.
May 13, 2022
All of the staff are excellent, including Dr Sager.
May 13, 2022
Everyone
April 25, 2022
John Sager is a caring physician who is on top of my health issues. He is clearly experienced and well informed. I appreciate his advice; perhaps in part because he he is clear and explains things well, and because I know he cares.
April 25, 2022
Dr. Sager is simply aces.
April 24, 2022
Dr. John Sager
April 21, 2022
Everyone excelled.
April 21, 2022
Nicki (sp?), telephone receptionist, went above and beyond in helping to secure an RX renewal needed because of upcoming travel. Am very grateful and appreciative for her and Dr. Sager's immediate attention to this matter. Both she and Dr., : Recognized for Excellence!!
April 17, 2022
I've been most pleased with services rendered from all staff.
April 16, 2022
Everyone in the office was caring and helpful
April 15, 2022
Good care from Dr. Sager.
April 15, 2022
Hannah, Dr. Sagers assistant was particularly supportive and kind.
April 15, 2022
I was really impressed after an out-of-state surgery how Dr Sager had carefully reviewed the files and made notes prior to our follow-up session.
April 13, 2022
Everyone was kind and efficient. They even answered my follow up email questions rapidly!
April 07, 2022
Dr. John Sager is simply the best. Caring, informed, and always willing to listen and explain.
April 06, 2022
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April 03, 2022
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April 03, 2022
I feel that Dr Sager make a point of trying to spend enough time with the patient. Usually I don't feel rushed.
April 03, 2022
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March 28, 2022
New nurse wonderful.
March 24, 2022
Dr Sager treats me as a whole person, recalling between my annual physical vaious medical and personal hardships I've experienced, showing genuine interest in my life, life passages, and general well-being. He advises on the conservative side of prescription drugs and medical interventions, not pushing for more than is necessary. He knows what to look for, and is very reassuring about when I should be concerned for my health, and when something simply comes with age. I'm also aware of his volunteer work in clinics in other parts of the world, refugee camps in particular. I admire this and view him as a physician who approaches his profession as a calling.
March 23, 2022
Dr John Sager!
March 21, 2022
Everyone treated me kindly.
March 13, 2022
Dr. Sager is on top of things, has empathy and good judgement. He is a excellent physician.
March 13, 2022
My questions are answered and my opinion matters.
March 13, 2022
I have been one of Dr. Sager's patients, and am impressed with his overall excellent patient centered approach.
March 11, 2022
When I emailed them with a question, they always got back to me by end of day!
March 11, 2022
John is an awesome doctor
March 10, 2022
The receptionist is a jewel.Dr Sagar is also very focused on my health. He is attentive to what I have to say and is always prepared for my visit and has already studied everything we are working on.
March 09, 2022
i have always felt very comfortable with dr sager and respect his opinion
March 09, 2022
Dr. Sager. Listens well to my concerns and responds with advice I feel is excellent. He seems very knowledgeable and seems interested in me a a patient. Excellent medical care.
March 06, 2022
Dr. SagerOffice Coordinator Mary
March 05, 2022
They are all new.
March 02, 2022
John Sager and entire staff
March 02, 2022
Dr. Sager is an outstanding physician and I appreciated how quickly he responded when I had a serious medical issue.
February 23, 2022
Everyone I interacted with during my last visit was exceptionally polite, kind, respectful and really great to work with.
February 15, 2022
John Sager provides outstanding care. He is knowledgeable, compassionate and very personable and easy to talk to.
February 15, 2022
Dr. Seger and his team are all outstanding!
February 15, 2022
Dr. Sager made me believe in the reality of caring, compassionate and competent physicians and health care
February 15, 2022
Dr Sager and his nurse.
February 11, 2022
I have found that Dr Sager and his office associates we're very aware of my circumstances and what I needed to continue treatment for my health issues. They also exhibited a high degree of professionalism and personal interest in my needs. They have kept up to date on the changing vicissitudes of my various issues and specialist appointments so that I did not need to worry regarding informing them of what was happening with me. I have complete confidence that they are up to date with my care and treatment. They also have taken the time to go above and beyond the call of duty to inform me of various resources I can access for my needs as a senior citizen.
February 06, 2022
Dr Sager is a FINE physician. He is always aware of my medical and personal circumstances (either he has a phenomenal memory or great record keeping or both). He always takes as much time with me as is necessary, is thoughtful about this advice and recommendations. I am thoroughly satisfied with his care for me.
February 03, 2022
nobody - however, because of my high deductible on my health insurance, I generally must pay out of pocket for much of my cost. I do feel your prices are high! I recently had an Angiogram done and I was shocked when I saw the price you guys where charging. Almost 3 times what the internet says the average cost for such an exam should be. I am not sure I understand how/why you feel it necessary to charge such a high price.
February 03, 2022
All have been respectful, knowledgeable, and helpful!
February 02, 2022
Dr. Sager's office has been the VERY BEST medical care for the 30 years that I have been going to him.
January 31, 2022
I was amazed and so grateful that when I sent an email update to Dr Sager through mychart I got a phone call from his office within an hour or so.
January 28, 2022
i really lovehey do for me thank you,,,,linda [ ] dr. sager and his staff for ever thing t
January 28, 2022
Dr. Sager's treatment for me when I had COVID was outstanding. His actions and words made a significant improvement in my helth and well being.
January 28, 2022
Dr. John Sager is Excellent--With a reputation in the community that stands out.
January 23, 2022
Dr. Sager was caring, empathic and concerned about my issue.
January 19, 2022
Dr Seagers experience and knowledge of medications for [diagnosis] and presented information about combining diet and exercise. It was a great visit with his amazing listening skills
January 17, 2022
John is always up to date and interested in my best medical care.
January 17, 2022
Brenna!
January 14, 2022
Brenna has been the one I feel confident in giving me a straight answer. She is thoughtful, kind and always willing the find the info for me if she doesn't know Great asset to the office
January 10, 2022
Dr.Sager was very caring and kept in touch with meseveral times to check my progress srverzl timesDr Sager was very caring in calling or setting up virtual visits to. Check on my progress after my ER visit. He had many suggestions for improvement
January 10, 2022
Dr Sager is always great about listening and addressing any concerns that I may have. I never feel like I am rushed during an appointment.
January 07, 2022
Dr. Sager has been my doctor for many years. He is professional, caring, and highly skilled. I am grateful for his services and support.
January 05, 2022
Everything
January 04, 2022
Dr sager and his medical assistant
January 01, 2022
Dr. Sager is am amazing physician. I feel so lucky to receive his care. He listens well, knows my history, immensely knowledgeable and thorough. He's a Gem!
December 31, 2021
In every aspect Dr. John Sager is the best, he listens intently, provides info for going forward and follows up with the labs the day he gets them.. John is outstanding and the best dr my mother and I have ever had in Asante..which by the way I have to commend Asante lab at ACH as well, always kind and thorough with patient comfort its highest priority
December 29, 2021
This exam was the first visit in the 'new' office . The staff were satisfactory.
December 29, 2021
John Sager is a stellar physician and caring doctor of medicine.
December 27, 2021
Dr. Sager and his Medical Assistants.
December 27, 2021
I am very pleased John Sager is my physician, and would try to follow him anywhere.
December 27, 2021
John Sager has always been very professional and courteous. I feel comfortable with him as my doctor, I feel like he cares, listens and I would not want to see anyone else for my primary care.
December 24, 2021
Dr Sager is deserving of extra praise. He goes above and beyond the call.
December 23, 2021
Dr. Sager is a remarkably skilled and compassionate doctor. He is always thoughtful, kind, thorough and helpful. For decades I enjoyed wonderful care from Dr. Craig [ ]. I feel incredibly lucky that I was able to transfer my care to Dr. Sager. Now that I'm almost 67 - and for the first time in need of a prescription - it is especially reassuring and meaningful that Dr. Sager is so careful with my family health history and my well-being. I can't say enough how very appreciative I am of Dr. Sager's tremendous care.
December 23, 2021
Dr. John Sager is your best MD in family practice, perhaps more! He IS your MVP--And I am sure that other patients have said the samething. Dr. John Sager is YOUR best representative in Ashland, perhaps in this region!! [name]
December 20, 2021
John Sager is simply the best! He genuinely cares about his patients. I have been in his care for over 20 years (!) and trust him and his advice implicitly.
December 19, 2021
Dr. Sager's assistant, she's part Philipina, Chineese, and Spanish. Very kind and professional.
December 16, 2021
Front desk receptionist. Mary is always helpful , courteous and efficient
December 15, 2021
John Sager is outstanding both personally and professionally.
December 15, 2021
Dr. Sager always takes the time to talk with me, and helps me focus on the most important health issues.
December 11, 2021
willingness to listen to concerns
December 10, 2021
John Sager is a wonderful doctor. He is skilled, experienced, and compassionate.
December 10, 2021
Dr. John Sager does a good job.
December 09, 2021
Dr. John SagerBrenda (his assistant
December 09, 2021
DR. SAGER HAS CARED FOR MY HEALTH FOR THE PAST 25 YEARS. HE WAS MOST VALUABLE DURING THE LAST YEAR IN PROVIDING HIS AND THE ASANTE SYSTEM EXCEPTIONAL CARE DURING A LIFE THREATING SITUATION.
December 01, 2021
Dr. Sager is a stellar medical practitioner with profound listening skills and problem solving abilities.
December 01, 2021
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November 25, 2021
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November 13, 2021
Dr. John Sager
November 10, 2021
I don't remember names, but the office staff that has helped get my prescriptions on track are amazing!!
November 10, 2021
My first visit was on [DATE]. Dr. Sager was very attentive and easy to talk to about my various medical problems. He called the following morning to follow up on blood tests and prescriptions. His staff called the net morning to tell me that orders had been sent out. I'm so happy he's now my primary care physician.
November 10, 2021
Dr. Sager is always empathetic. He listens with concern and respect with any issues/thoughts I might have. Always appreciated!
November 05, 2021
John Sager is the man!
November 04, 2021
Brenna
November 04, 2021
Dr. Sager is the best in every way. When I had a major illness that lasted from July,2020 thru Dec. 2020 and beyond. he was preemptive and took a major part in all my care. The Asante system is the greatest! He has been my Dr. for 25 years and I am so happy with his care!

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