David Long, MD

Providing quality, compassionate care for you and your family

David Long, MD

Personal Biography:

A fifth-generation Oregonian, Dr. Long has practiced medicine in Newport since 1982. He grew up in the Willamette valley and spent many summers vacationing in Lincoln County. Prior to moving to Newport, he spent two years in the Peace Corps in West Africa and two years practicing medicine in Saipan, a Pacific Island.

Dr. Long provides primary care internal medicine and also cares for patients of Samaritan Pacific Communities Hospital. He is Lincoln County Health Officer and provides correction's health care for the Lincoln County Jail. He has extensive training in all aspects of adult medicine.

He is married and has raised three sons in Lincoln County. He enjoys traveling, hiking, and skiing and running on the beach each morning with his wife, Deborah.

Medical Education and Training:

Bachelor's degree: Stanford University School of Medicine
Medical degree: Oregon Health & Science University
Internship: University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Residency: University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Board certification: Internal medicine



  • Internal Medicine
    Internal medicine providers focus on adult medicine and have had special training to diagnose and treat adult diseases. They may be physicians, nurse practitioners or physician assistants. They serve as a primary care provider for their patients.