Dr. David Sax, MD

Dr. David Sax, MD

Dermatology  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. David Sax, MD is a dermatologist in Sarasota, FL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Thomas Jefferson University in 1996 and specializes in dermatology, mohs micrographic surgery, and more.

8451 Shade Ave Ste 205

Sarasota, FL 34243

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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Dr. Sax's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Dermatitis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sax treats Dermatitis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Sax treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sax treats Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Sax treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Skin Infections
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sax treats Skin Infections more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Sax treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Sax's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne
  • Acne Surgery
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Botox® Injection
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Collagen Injection
  • Dermal Filler
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Dry Skin
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Warts
  • Hair Loss
  • Hair Removal
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Shingles
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Diseases
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts
  • Wrinkles

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Sax originally hails from Philadelphia. He completed his undergraduate studies at Penn State University where he was the recipient of the Braddock scholarship, a full science academic scholarship. He graduated Phi Beta Kappa with honors for his t...

Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Center For Surgical Dermatology and Dermatology Associates
Fellowship Hospital
University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
Residency Hospital
Penn State University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1996
Thomas Jefferson University
Medical School
1996

Awards

Dr. Sax's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sax

3.5

Based on 24 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
12.5%
(3)
1 Star
29.166666666666668%
(7)

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I was seen by Dr Sax for a skin cancer involving my face. Both he and his staff were professional and courteous. I underwent Mohs excision and am extremely pleased with the result. I recommend him without reservation.
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I think the doctor is more entrepreneurial than medically oriented. Not a big surprise here in the sunshine state. Tried to be seen, as an existing patient, for two minor problems and was told by receptionist that I need three appointments to see not the doctor but the nurse practitioner....Read More
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I strongly recommend Dr. Sax. Staff was professional and friendly. Dr. Sax explained the procedures to me thoroughly. He quickly (and painlessly) took care of several minor issues. He gave me clear instructions regarding post-treatment care. He also followed up with me very soon thereafter with...Read More
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When I visit Dr. Sax and his excellent staff, I feel as though I get the best and latest treatment options offered, always explained, and the results exceed my expectations. Dr. Sax and staff are compassionate and my comfort level with the care I receive means a lot to me.. Thank you Dr. Sax!
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Meticulous checking and careful removal of anything suspicious. Froze AK's and some sebs for me. PA also very meticulous in checking for skin changes.
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Cigna
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