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Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Male • Age 49

1011 Frontage Rd
Greenville, SC 29615
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Dr. Sanders' Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

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Hospital Quality

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Bon Secours St. Francis Health System
1 Saint Francis Drive
Greenville, SC 29601
Anmed Health Medical Center
800 North Fant Street
Anderson, SC 29621

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
The Hand Center PA
The Hand Center PA
1011 Frontage Rd
Greenville, SC 29615
Center For Special Surgery
Center For Special Surgery
209 Patewood Dr Ste 300
Greenville, SC 29615
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    Dr. Sanders' Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Hand Surgery
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    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Elbow Replacement
    • Elbow Tenotomy
    • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
    • Excision of Radius or Ulna
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Neuroplasty
    • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Steroid Injection
    • Tendon Transfer
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Wrist Replacement
    2
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Ataxia
    • Back Pain
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Gout
    • Hand Fracture
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Scoliosis
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
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    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Trigger Finger
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    Background Check for Dr. Sanders

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Medical University Of South Carolina
    Graduated in 1992

    Residency Hospital

    Greenville Hospital System
    University Tx Med School San Antonio
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Sanders & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Sanders' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Sanders has admitting privileges:

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    • Anmed Health Medical Center

    • Bon Secours St. Francis Health System

    • Greenville Memorial Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Sanders

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sanders to family and friends

    14 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Sanders' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 14 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Sanders
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    14 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Sanders accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

    A
    The Hand Center PA
    1011 Frontage Rd
    Greenville, SC 29615
    (864) 242-4263 (Office)
    B
    Center For Special Surgery
    209 Patewood Dr Ste 300
    Greenville, SC 29615
    (864) 527-7700 (Office)
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