Dr. Sanaz Askari

Dr. Askari has an amazing ability to connect with people and is dedicated to her patients and their well being. She takes joy in learning and building partnerships with her patients and providing them with the highest quality of up-to-date medical care. She is a well respected member of the medical community and has been providing internal medicine care for hospitalized patients in Central Oregon since 2006.

Dr. Askari joined Cascade Internal Medicine Specialists in February 2011 and enthusiastically embarked on her full time outpatient practice. In addition, she is involved in multiple local medical and hospital organizations serving to improve the quality of health care provided to patients in our community.

Dr. Askari moved to Bend in January 2006 from the California Bay Area where she lived most of her life. She is currently an active member of the American College of Physicians and the Oregon Medical Association and is a past president of the Central Oregon Medical Society and the St. Charles Bend medical staff.

Dr. Askari is an active medical staff member at St. Charles Bend and Prineville. She lives in Bend with her husband and two young boys. They enjoy time together as a family pursuing the outdoor beauty of Central Oregon, and are often found on the trails, slopes, rivers and lakes playing. She also enjoys tea and chocolate, books, photography, movies, playing her piano, singing or sketching on quiet days.