Dr. Elena Sanders, MD

Dr. Elena Sanders, MD

Rheumatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 43
(17)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Elena Sanders, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Staten Island, NY and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in rheumatology.

400 Seaview Ave

Staten Island, NY 10305

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
  • MagnaCare
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Gout
very high
more than 95% of peers
Limb Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
high
more than 89% of peers

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Specialties

  • Rheumatology
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Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sanders has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sanders' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sanders to family and friends
4.1
based on 17 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Sanders' Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Brooklyn, NY
Amazing, caring, attentive and knowledgeable doctor! Highly recommmend! Great staff!
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in Staten Island, N.Y.
I'm a retired police officer who has in the past 5 years have experienced some autoimmune issues related to the WTC attack. Not only did Dr.Sanders bring my RA pain under control, she was concerned regarding other screening results from the WTC monitoring center. Dr.Sanders tested my blood and...more
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in Staten Island, NY
Did not try and figure out my case at all. She was indifferent and a bit rude. She didn't listen to me all. I would not recommend.
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in Staten Island, NY
She is very attentive, bright, & a good listener.
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in Staten Island, NY
She is an excellent doctor. I trust her.
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