Dr. George Saunders III, MD

Dr. George Saunders III, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. George Saunders III, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Shallotte, NC and has been practicing for 36 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

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Muscle Weakness
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more than 95% of peers
Difficulty With Walking
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more than 91% of peers
Dysphagia
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more than 87% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

141  Conditions Treated

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11  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

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0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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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
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He is at the Brunswick Co. VA. I would not recommend him.
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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
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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
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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.
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