Dr. Ellen Sanders, MD

Dr. Ellen Sanders, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 34
Dr. Ellen Sanders, MD is a family medicine specialist in Oakwood, GA and has been practicing for 7 years. She graduated from Duke University in 2011 and specializes in family medicine.

4222 Fairbanks Dr

Oakwood, GA 30566

Contact Information

(770) 534-6053

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Sanders' Experience

Dr. Sanders' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sanders "We see patients from newborns to the elderly. We promote wellness through encouragement towards a healthy lifestyle. We will often ask patients to come in annually for a complete exam. This is when we review whether all the cancer screens are up to date and assess the patient for any chronic disease. We routinely manage diabetes, high blood pressure, elevated cholesterol, as well as a myriad of other conditions."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

131  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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.


  • Pomona
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Duke University
    Medical School | Graduated 2011
  • N/A
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Medical University Of South
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Ellen Sanders, MD
I would and have recommended Dr. Sanders to friends and family. I have enjoyed my time with her and look forward to working with her on my health issues in the future.
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Ann Gibson-Adair in Gainesville, GA – Feb 15, 2017
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Dr. Sanders is professional,kind,informed and listens to your input. Would highly recommend her to any age group.
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Barbara Carpenter in Gainesville, GA – Jan 30, 2017
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A neighbor recommended Dr. Sanders to me. I, myself, have found Dr. Sanders to be a great listener, extremely knowledgable, and willing to go the extra mile. She is a hidden gem here in the Gainesville area!
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Nancy in Gainesville, GA – Jan 11, 2017
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I chose Dr Sanders as my PP because she was a Duke grad. I advised her that I am NSAID - I had taken Alieve 2 a day which caused internal bleeding. My little finger was swollen. Dr. Sanders requested X-Ray be done. Her nurse called me & left a message that it showed arthritis in my hands & Dr...Read More
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Lee in Gainesville, GA – Jan 08, 2017
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She's well-trained and super smart. She really listens and doesn't try to rush you out the door! Her medical advice is gently given and thorough. She's terrific!
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MTB-GA in Gainesville, GA – Mar 06, 2016
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