Dr. George Saunders III, MD

Dr. George Saunders III, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
(6)
Save
Dr. George Saunders III, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Shallotte, NC and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University Of California School Of Medicine-San Diego in 1979 and specializes in geriatric medicine.

143 Holden Beach Rd SW Ste 3

Shallotte, NC 28470

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Saunders III' experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Saunders III' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Muscle Weakness
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Saunders III treats Muscle Weakness more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Saunders III treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Gait Abnormality
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Saunders III treats Gait Abnormality more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Saunders III treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Antalgic Gait
  • Myopathic Gait
  • Scissoring Gait
  • Spastic Gait
  • Steepage Gait
Dysphagia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Saunders III treats Dysphagia more than 63% of his peers

Dr. Saunders III treats this condition more than 63% of his peers

Dr. Saunders III' conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Actinic Keratosis
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
ADHD and-or ADD
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Anemia
Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
Anxiety
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Asthma
Ataxia
Autonomic Disorders
Back Pain
Bacterial Sepsis
Bedsores
Bladder Diseases
Bladder Infection
Blood Disorders
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Bronchitis
Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
Bunion
Bursitis
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cellulitis
Chest Pain
Cholesterol Screening
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Sinusitis
Confusion
Constipation
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Cough
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dehydration
Dermatitis
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Screening
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diarrhea
Difficulty With Walking
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Dizziness
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Ear Disorders
Elbow Injuries
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Enteritis
Erectile Dysfunction
Esophageal Diseases
Esophagitis
Essential Tremor
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gout
Hammer Toe
Headache
Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Hemorrhoids
Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Hypothyroidism
Immunization
Influenza (Flu)
Insomnia
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Joint Pain
Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
Knee Disorders
Larynx Conditions
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Liver Function Test
Low Back Pain
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Malnutrition
Migraine
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Muscle Spasm
Muscle Weakness
Nausea
Neurogenic Bladder
Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
Obesity
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Otitis Media
Overweight
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peptic Ulcer
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pneumonia
Polyneuropathy
Polyuria
Pulmonary Disease
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rapid Flu Test
Rash
Reflux Esophagitis
Restless Leg Syndrome
Rh Incompatibility Screening
Ringworm
Rosacea
Sarcoidosis
Seborrheic Dermatitis
Sepsis
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
Shortness of Breath
Shoulder Disorders
Sinusitis
Skin Infections
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stomach Diseases
Syphilis Infections
Syphilis Screening
Testicular Dysfunction
Thrombosis
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Screening
Tobacco Use Disorder
Torticollis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Tremor
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Ulcer
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Hesitancy
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
Venous Insufficiency
Vertigo
Viral Infection
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wellness Examination
Wheezing

About Me

Biography

Dr. George Saunders III, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Shallotte, NC and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University Of California School Of Medicine-San Diego in 1979 and specializes in geriatric medicine.

Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
  • Geriatric Medicine

Education

St Josephs Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1982
St Josephs Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1979
University Of California School Of Medicine-San Diego
Medical School
1982
1979

Awards

Dr. Saunders III' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Saunders III

1.0

Based on 6 reviews

5 Stars
0%
(0)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
100%
(6)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Saunders III?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 31 – 45 minutes
Dr. Saunders III' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. George Saunders III, MD
RecentMost Helpful
Reply
This Dr is a VA physician in The Supply Clinic. He does not take any time to ever look at me when I am talking with my concerns or questions. His "Nose and eyes and ears are in that dam computer the whole time I am there. IF I ask a question, he will say hold on I have to get this done. My son...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. George Saunders III, MD?
Reply
He is at the Brunswick Co. VA. I would not recommend him.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option3
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. George Saunders III, MD?
Reply
Visited Dr Saunders was treated rudely would not do blood work would not give any medicine supposed to help me a disabled vet but he was not interested in helping me at all. I see why we veterans die while waiting for decent medical care. 100 percent disabled veteran. Will have to travel out of my...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option4
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. George Saunders III, MD?
Reply
I too had a similar experience with Dr Saunders. He was very dismissive and rude. Did not want to here my complaints. Could only handle one thing at a time. Been over a month have not heard back on mri results. And been waiting over 7 days for a refill approval from him. In the mean time I'm in...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option3
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. George Saunders III, MD?
Reply
Dr. Saunders did not listen to my reason for the visit. He was rude and dismissive. I left feeling upset and belittled. A second contact with the Dr via phone gave a similar result.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option4
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. George Saunders III, MD?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Saunders III?

Locations

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Saunders III treats patients.

Learn more