Patrick Clyde was born in Roseburg, Oregon, and grew up in nearby Myrtle Creek. He graduated from South Umpqua High School in 1985 and then Yale University in 1989.
After medical school at Oregon Health and Science University, he completed a 22-year career in the United States Navy. He spent the last eleven years of his military career in Bethesda, Maryland, where he was Chief of Endocrinology at the National Naval Medical Center (renamed Walter Reed National Military Medical Center) and Associate Professor of Medicine at the Uniformed Services University F. Edward Hébert School of Medicine (our nation's medical school). Dr. Clyde is board certified in Endocrinology and Internal Medicine.
Dr. Clyde returned to Oregon with his wife, Lourdes, and their children. He enjoys being outdoors and loves spending time with his family.