Our Physicians + Staff

The expert dermatologists at Portland Dermatology are committed to long-term skin care health. Our inviting office houses a wealth of medical knowledge - with an emphasis on compassion.

Sam Hopkins, MD

Sam Hopkins, MD

Dr. Hopkins joined Portland Dermatology Clinic July of 2013 after spending the prior three years as Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Associate Residency Program Director at Oregon Health and Sciences University. Sam grew up in Portland, graduated Oberlin College in Ohio in 2001 with a bachelor’s degree in Biochemistery, then matriculated to the University of Virginia for medical school, graduating in 2006 with induction to both Alpha Omega Alpha and Gold Humanism Medical Honor Societies. He completed his Dermatology residency at OHSU in 2010 where he served as Chief Resident. He is board certified in dermatology and is the current president of the Oregon Dermatology Society. He also continues in his role as Assistant Professor of Dermatology at OHSU as an adjunct faculty member.

Dr. Hopkins is interested in general medical and surgical dermatology. Additionally, while at OHSU he developed a focused interest in skin problems affecting transplant recipients, and continues to run a specialty clinic at OHSU dedicated to these patients.

Sam lives in Portland with his wife Suzanne. Outside of work, he writes and plays music avidly, enjoys recreational soccer and basketball, and attends nearly every Timbers game.