Dr. Sara Kaltreider, MD

Dr. Sara Kaltreider, MD

Cosmetic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 64
Dr. Sara Kaltreider, MD is a cosmetic surgery specialist in Charlottesville, VA and has been practicing for 32 years. She graduated from Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med in 1980 and specializes in cosmetic surgery and oculoplastic surgery.Read her story

630 Peter Jefferson Pkwy Ste 140

Charlottesville, VA 22911

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  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Care Credit

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Top Care Areas

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Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
more than 72% of peers
Eyelid Surgery
more than 60% of peers
Eyelid Disorders
more than 42% of peers

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Dr. Kaltreider's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kaltreider "I have been blessed with God-given manual skills, superb training, interpersonal skills, and lots of experience in a high volume central Virginia practice. I am happy to provide state-of-the-art professional care and the latest laser technologies in cosmetic skin rejuvenation. My priorities are highly skilled procedural care, safe and effective treatments, and comfort before, during and after treatments. Our goal is to inform and guide you through your treatment, and also to be attentive to any concerns you may have as you are healing. All procedural care is performed by me, Dr. Kaltreider - no treatments are delegated to non-MD staff. You will experience meticulous care, comfortable procedures, and precise results. Follow-up extends throughout the healing process and patients are encouraged to call and come in at any time if there are any concerns or worries while healing. Enjoy a comfortable, private facility with happy and helpful staff! Past experience includes: Major presentations of papers and research at National and International meetings Publications of many original articles and book chapters ASOPRS Program Chairman, 2000 Second Annual Dortzbach Lecturer, 1999 American Academy of Ophthalmology Honor Award, 1994 Five-year Service Certificate, Medical College of Virginia, 1991 American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery membership after successful completion of oral and written examinations, thesis approval and presentation at the annual meeting, 1987 Chief Resident, Department of Ophthalmology, Medical College of Virginia, 1984-1985"
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kaltreider "It is my pleasure to serve patients with the finest state-of-the-art care with the best technology and skills available. Priorities are safe and effective treatments, patient comfort, and ultimately - optimal results and very happy patients! "

2  Specialties

  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Oculoplastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

16  Conditions Treated

  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Chalazion
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Graves' Disease
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Skin Cancer
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis

26  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Dermal Filler
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Laser Skin Rejuvenation
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Lid Retraction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • College Of William & Mary, Williamsburg Va, Bs Chemistry
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Of Wisconsin-Madison
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kaltreider has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kaltreider's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaltreider to family and friends
22 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

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Dr. Kaltreider'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 (10)

I found the office after desperately looking for someone to inject botox for 7 months of eyelid twitching. They got me in THE SAME DAY and were so warm and welcoming when I got there. Dr. Kaltreider told me one treatment may not be enough and to just call if it didn't help within a week and she...more
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Dr. Kaltreider is a perfectionist and did wonderful job of permanent eyeliner and microblading my eyebrows. Done in the office in a short time and back to work the next day. No pain whatsoever. I love the results. Wish I had done it sooner.
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Overall, an excellent experience from the first contact with the clinic staff to the consultation and procedure for eyelid ptosis with Dr Kaltreider in Charlottesville, VA. Expert and caring throughout. Great results. Highly recommended.
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Dr. Kaltreider and her staff are the BEST! From the phone to the check in to the visit you receive star treatment and the results I achieved met my expectations. Dr. Kaltreider takes the time to talk and answer your questions and I would recommend her services to everyone.
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Dr. Kaltreider is very sweet but professionally lacks the more updated skill sets. My experience with surgery was ok but when I noticed one eye was bigger than the other still she disregarded my worries & told me it was swelling. Now a year later I'm dealing with teary eye bc shes did not see my...more
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