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Dr. Susan Sanders, MD

Dermatology ·  Female · Age 68

Dr. Sanders

Dr. Susan Sanders, MD is a dermatologist in Durango, CO and has been practicing for 39 years. She graduated from Eastern Virginia Medical School in 1976 and specializes in dermatology.


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(970) 375-1707

Dr. Sanders accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO
Presbyterian Health Plan
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No malpractice claims found for Colorado
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Sanders' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sanders performs Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Sanders performs this procedure more than 100% of her peers

Basal Cell Carcinoma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sanders treats Basal Cell Carcinoma more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Sanders treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Infundibulocystic Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Nevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome
  • Nodular Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Noduloulcerative Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Pigmented Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma
Skin Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sanders treats Skin Cancer more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Sanders treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC)
  • Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Epidermoid Carcinoma
  • Facial Skin Cancer
  • Infundibulocystic Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Merkel Cell Cancer
  • Nevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome
  • Nodular Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Noduloulcerative Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
  • Pigmented Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Conjunctiva
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Head and Neck
  • Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma

Dr. Sanders' conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acanthosis Nigricans
  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Boil
  • Breast Diseases
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Dry Skin
  • Erythema Multiforme
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Lymphangioma
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Pemphigoid
  • Pemphigus
  • Pityriasis Rosea
  • Plantar Wart
  • Psoriasis
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Sunburn
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

About Me

Biography

Dr. Susan Sanders, MD is a dermatologist in Durango, CO and has been practicing for 39 years. She graduated from Eastern Virginia Medical School in 1976 and specializes in dermatology.

Specialties

  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

Education

1980
Wright State Sch Med
Residency Hospital
1977
Univ Tenn Sch Med
Internship Hospital
1976
Eastern Virginia Medical School
Medical School
1980
1977
1976

Languages

  • French
  • English

Awards

Dr. Sanders' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sanders

4.3

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
72.22222222222223%
(13)
4 Stars
5.555555555555555%
(1)
3 Stars
11.11111111111111%
(2)
2 Stars
5.555555555555555%
(1)
1 Star
5.555555555555555%
(1)

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She is the most Incredible dermatologist ever. Years ago she immediately, upon sight, diagnose (and subsequently cured) a condition that I had gone to four other derms about (in a much larger town - all excellent docs). Since that time, she has taken phenomenal care of me in other skin...Read More
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OMG there r not enough words to describe Dr Sanders. After seeing 3 Drs who could not make a DX, I found Dr Sanders. On initial visit, not only did she know immediately where to start w/tests for an accurate DX, she was very caring about my pain. She immediately started me on meds to help, &...Read More
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Had a good experience here. Dr. Sanders is very direct and to the point, and also explained my skin problem very well. Staff was also very considerate and nice.
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Started at Durango Dermatology and could never get an appt. wait times very long and problem didn't get better. Went to Dr Sanders and my skin is the clearest it's ever been. She has a caring staff and wonderful demeanor.
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Dr Sanders is the second dermatologist I've seen. She was fantastic. Addressed all of my concerns, asked multiple times if there were any more questions until I was fully satisfied. She also used pamphlets to show me what she was talking about and gave them to me to take home. She had pictures to...Read More
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