Dr. Melanie Sanders, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Female

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Dr. Sanders:

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Dr. Sanders' Experience

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Dr. Sanders' Care Philosophy

Dr. Sanders' Specialties

Procedures Dr. Sanders Performs

  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
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Conditions Dr. Sanders Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Franciscan St. Francis Health- Indianapolis
8111 South Emerson Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46237
Franciscan St. Francis Health - Mooresville
1201 Hadley Road
Mooresville, IN 46158

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Sanders

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • No
Franciscan Physician Network Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgeons
Franciscan Physician Network Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgeons
1199 Hadley Rd
Mooresville, IN 46158
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    Dr. Sanders' Experience

    Dr. Sanders' Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Ankle Arthroscopy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Excision of Tarsals or Metatarsals
    • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot & Ankle Ligament & Tendon Repair
    • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee & Leg Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • 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
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Steroid Injections
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Bunion
    • Bursitis
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Foot Fracture
    • Foot Sprain
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Hammer Toe
    • Hand Fracture
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Marfan Syndrome
    • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
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    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Neuropathy
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sever's Disease
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spondylitis
    • Stress Fracture of Foot
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Tibula and Fibula Fractures
    • Trigger Finger
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    Background Check for Dr. Sanders

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Indiana.
    • 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

    East Carolina University / Brody School of Medicine
    Graduated in 2014
    Louisiana State University Health Shreveport / School of Medicine
    Graduated in 1979
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Sanders & Staff

    • English
    • French
  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. 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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    • Franciscan St. Francis Health - Mooresville

    • Franciscan St. Francis Health- Indianapolis

    • Franciscan St. Francis Health - Carmel

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Sanders

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sanders to family and friends

    6 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Sanders' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 6 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Sanders
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    6 responses
    above
    national average

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    • No.

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    Office Locations

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    Franciscan Physician Network Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgeons
    1199 Hadley Rd
    Mooresville, IN 46158
    (317) 834-3102 (Office)
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