Dr. Michael Sanders, DO

Pulmonary DiseaseMaleAge 49

Dr. Sanders
Accepting new patients

Dorn Vamc

6439 Garners Ferry Rd Columbia, SC 29209

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(714) 932-5448

Dr. Michael Sanders, DO is a Pulmonologist in Columbia, SC and has over 16 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Sanders has more experience with Sleep-disordered Breathing, Interstitial Lung Disease, and Obstructive Lung Disease than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Pikeville Coll Sch of Osteo Med medical school in 2005. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Sanders to book an appointment.


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Frequently Treated by Dr. Sanders

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Sanders treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Sanders treats other conditions, please contact the office at (714) 932-5448.

Sleep-disordered Breathing

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.Compare with other Sleep-disordered Breathing specialists.

Dr. Sanders typically treats 92% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

Treatments
Sleep Disorders
Sleep Apnea
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Interstitial Lung Disease

Interstitial lung disease specialists diagnose and treat a range of conditions that cause scarring of lung tissue due to autoimmune disease or environment exposure to harmful materials.Compare with other Interstitial Lung Disease specialists.

Dr. Sanders typically treats 83% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

Treatments
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Interstitial Lung Disease
Pulmonary Function Test
Emphysema
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.Compare with other Obstructive Lung Disease specialists.

Dr. Sanders typically treats 56% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

Treatments
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Pulmonary Function Test
Asthma
Emphysema
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Sanders' conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arterial Line Insertion
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Adults
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Biopsy
  • Bird Flu
  • Breath Testing
  • Breathing Disorders
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Chest Tube Insertion
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Endotracheal Intubation
  • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
  • Fungal Infections
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intubation
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pleurisy
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Procedures
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spirometry
  • Swine Flu
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

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Dr. Sanders accepts the following insurance:

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Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
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National (BlueCard) PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Urgent Care Medicine

Education

2010
Palmetto Richland Hosp System
Fellowship Hospital
2008
Norton Community Hospital, Norton Virginia
Residency Hospital
2006
Norton Community Hosptial, Norton Virginia
Internship Hospital
2005
Pikeville Coll Sch of Osteo Med
Medical School

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Michael Sanders, DO accepting new patients?

Dr. Michael Sanders, DO generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Sanders' profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Michael Sanders, DO accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Michael Sanders, DO's top areas of care?

Dr. Sanders frequently treats Sleep-disordered Breathing, Interstitial Lung Disease, and Obstructive Lung Disease. See all practice areas where Dr. Sanders specializes.

Where is Dr. Michael Sanders, DO's office located?

Dr. Sanders' office is located at 6439 Garners Ferry Rd, Columbia, SC 29209. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Michael Sanders, DO offer telehealth services?

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Locations

Practice

Dorn Vamc6439 Garners Ferry Rd Columbia, SC 29209
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