Dr. Nadia Sanford, MD

Dr. Nadia Sanford, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 41
Dr. Nadia Sanford, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Douglasville, GA. She graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.Read her story

8855 Hospital Dr Ste 101

Douglasville, GA 30134

Contact Information

(678) 784-5020

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Sanford performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 98% of peers
Abdominal Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Sanford's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Sanford's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sanford "After graduating with a bachelor's degree from Georgia State University in Atlanta, Dr. Sanford received a medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta. While there, she served as vice president for the college's chapter of the Student National Medical Association and was a recipient of both the Stoney Scholarship and United States Achievement Academy Collegiate Award. Dr. Sanford completed an internship and residency at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, N.C., where she served as Assistant Chief Resident and was named Duke Service Champion in Patient Care twice. She continued her training at Duke, completing a fellowship in gastroenterology. Dr. Sanford has lectured on various digestive topics, including irritable bowel syndrome, management of esophageal cancer, and colonic strictures, and has been published in the American Journal of Gastroenterology. She is a member of the American Gastroenterology Association and Duke's Minority Medical Retention and Recruitment Committee. Before joining Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates, Dr. Sanford practiced in Villa Rica, Ga. In addition to general gastroenterology, Dr. Sanford has a special interest in colorectal cancer screening, inflammatory bowel disease and helicobacter pylori. She joined Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates in 2013."
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2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

63  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

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.


  • Georgia State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sanford has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sanford's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sanford to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Sanford's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

This was my first visit and I was very impressed. I was treated very well, made to feel comfortable and Dr. Sanford was able to accommodate my need for a appointment within a few days. She explained clearly and asked detail questions about my past. I hope to have a long term patient/doctor...more
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