Dr. David Sailors, MD

Dr. David Sailors, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. David Sailors, MD is a general surgery specialist in Athens, GA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from George Washington School Of Medicine and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

195 King Ave Ste 1

Athens, GA 30606

Contact Information

(706) 549-8306

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Aortic Aneurysm
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more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 99% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

34  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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26  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Erlanger Health System
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Erlanger Health System
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Uams Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • George Washington School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. David Sailors, MD
Dr. Sailors is not only a wonderful, talented Surgeon. He is a wonderful man. He saved our Mother's life this past week. He's a straight shooter with a heart of gold. He's honest and up front but at the same time caring and takes time to explain everything!! So thankful that the Lord placed our...Read More
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Lesa Thompson-Brown in Toccoa, GA – Jul 13, 2018
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He never showed up for two appointments. And one of the two he rescheduled and then didn’t show up. Never received an apology. Staff said this happens often. But didn’t apologize.
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Winder, GA – Dec 06, 2017
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Dr. Sailors is a vascular surgeon. I have seen him in both the office and in the hospital. In Addition to being very professional, on every occasion he has been very caring, pleasant and I never felt rushed. He answered all questions in clear understandable manner. He will always be my "go...Read More
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Athens, GA – Aug 20, 2017
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Everything about my contact with Dr. Sailors and his staff has been exceptional. I cannot say enough good things about Dr. Sailors. He is very professional, personable and caring. I was going through significant problem requiring surgery. He spent a lot of time with me and my family, explained...Read More
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Athens, GA – Aug 11, 2017
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