Dr. Douglas Sanders, MD

Dr. Douglas Sanders, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Douglas Sanders, MD is a general surgery specialist in Fort Pierce, FL and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University of Florida in 1991 and specializes in general surgery.

2402 Frist Blvd Ste 204

Fort Pierce, FL 34950

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Sanders performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Cholecystitis and Gallstones
very high
more than 96% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
Umbilical Hernia
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sanders "To provide each patient with the time and attention that they require and deserve. Involving the patient and patients family members with surgical or non-surgical options for the best course of treatment and intervention that fits that particular patient. Treating each patient individually and as I would want my family member treated."
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

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95

Procedures

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Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 10/17/2014
    Amount or Range: $700,000.00
    State: 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

  • University of Florida
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • University of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Shands Medical Center-University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Orlando Reg Healthcare Sys
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Fl College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Sanders has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Sanders has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sanders' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sanders to family and friends
3.3
based on 7 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Sanders' Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Port St. Lucie, FL
Dr. Sanders is very patient and friendly. He was extremely professional and knowledgeable about my condition. He spent time with me sharing options along with the pros and cons of each. Although I thought my situation required a more complicated complex approach, Dr. Sanders revealed that I was a...more
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