Dr. Marilyn B. Sandford, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Female • Age 49

3851 Piper St Ste U462
Anchorage, AK 99508
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Dr. Sandford's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Providence Alaska Medical Center
3200 Providence Drive
Anchorage, AK 99508
Alaska Regional Hospital
2801 Debarr Road
Anchorage, AK 99508

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Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Sandford

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Alaska Breast Care & Surgery
Alaska Breast Care & Surgery
3851 Piper St Ste U462
Anchorage, AK 99508
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    Dr. Sandford's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Colectomy
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Port Placements or Replacements
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    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Hidradenitis
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Rib Fracture
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
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    Background Check for Dr. Sandford

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alaska.
    • 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

    U Of Chgo Div Of Bio Sci Pritzker Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1991

    Residency Hospital

    Virginia Mason Med Center
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Sandford & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Sandford's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Sandford has admitting privileges:

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    • Providence Alaska Medical Center

    • Alaska Regional Hospital

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Sandford

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sandford to family and friends

    14 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Sandford's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    14 responses
    same as
    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)
    10 – 15 minutes 14 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Sandford
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    14 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    14 responses
    same as
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    14 responses
    same as
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    14 responses
    above
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Sandford accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does she accept?

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    Office Locations

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    Alaska Breast Care & Surgery
    3851 Piper St Ste U462
    Anchorage, AK 99508
    (907) 562-6262 (Office)
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