Dr. David Sax, MD

Dr. David Sax, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 47
(18)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. David Sax, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Sarasota, FL. He is 47 years old and has been practicing for 21 years.

8451 Shade Ave Ste 205

Sarasota, FL 34243

Contact Information

(941) 360-2477

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 20 More

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Top Care Areas

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Dermatitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ringworm
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sax "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 two separate bachelor degrees. Dr. Sax completed his medical school training at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, PA and then went on to complete a medical internship at Penn State Medical Center in Hershey, Pennsylvania. Dr. Sax completed a dermatology residency at the University of Michigan. For research performed during his residency in the field of laser surgery, he was awarded the Ralph Coskey award by the Michigan Dermatological Society where he presented his research to a state audience. Following his residency, Dr. Sax spent additional training in Columbus, Ohio studying MOHS micrographic surgery as well as additional surgical cosmetic procedures. Dr. Sax has been published in major dermatology journals, and has performed several presentations for both Dermatologists as well as other physicians on both a local and national level."

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery
  • Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
48

Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dry Skin
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Diseases
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts
  • Wrinkles

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Botox® Injection
  • Collagen Injection
  • Dermal Filler
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Hair Removal
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sax has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sax's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sax to family and friends
3.4
based on 18 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Sax's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Apollo Beach, FL |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Sax accepts 29 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
    Medicaid
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Centene
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medica
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Medicaid
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid

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Hospitals where Dr. Sax has admitting privileges

Manatee Memorial Hospital
206 2nd St E
Bradenton, FL 34208
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