Dr. James Sanderson, MD

Dr. James Sanderson, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Sanderson, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Oldsmar, FL and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston in 1989 and specializes in ophthalmology.

3885 Tampa Rd Ste B

Oldsmar, FL 34677

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas


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Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Eyelid Surgery
very high
more than 95% of peers
very high
more than 94% of peers

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  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

Conditions Treated



  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Canthotomy
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Orbit Evisceration
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Tear Duct Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for 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.


  • U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Christus St Joseph Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St Luke's Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sanderson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sanderson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sanderson to family and friends
based on 17 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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Dr. Sanderson's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in New Port Richey, FL
Dr Sanderson is an excellent Surgeon. He put me at ease in our first appointment and I went into surgery with confidence not at all apprehensive. The results of my surgery is amazing and I would highly recommend Dr Sanderson his bedside manner is wonderful and caring. The staff in his office were...more
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in Hudson, FL
Appears to resent patients with minor problems taking up his time. A large white circle under MY eyebrow he said was small. Perhaps on his eye it would be large. I was referred to him by my dermatologist. Several precancerous growths she removed, this one being too close to the eye, she sent me to...more
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in Tarpon Springs, FL
Dr. Sanderson's office is the epitome of what a doctor's office should be. They are warm and welcoming, very efficient and exceptional at their jobs. Dr. Sanderson and his assistants made me aware of my options and explained fully what needed to be done in a perfectly concise yet calming manner....more
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in Palm Harbor,FL
Dr Sanderson is truly amazing. He assessed my condition and explained, in detail, how he would proceed to correct it. I am so pleased my friend suggested I consult him, and I am super pleased with my results. The man is an artist
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