Dr. William Sauve, MD

Dr. William Sauve, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Dr. William Sauve, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Charlottesville, VA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Uniformed Services University Of The Health Sciences in 2000 and specializes in psychiatry and adult psychiatry.

630 Peter Jefferson Pkwy Ste 185

Charlottesville, VA 22911

Contact Information

(434) 327-1660

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Optima Health
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)
more than 95% of peers
Psychiatric Evaluation
more than 79% of peers
Major Depressive Disorder
more than 71% of peers

Dr. Sauve'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.

2  Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Adult Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

24  Conditions Treated

2  Procedures

  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)

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.


  • Mercyhurst
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Uniformed Services University Of The Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sauve has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sauve's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sauve to family and friends
9 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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Dr. Sauve'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 (5)

I went to the consultation appointment with my wife to decide if TMS was the right approach for her. She's gone through 3 psychiatrists in the past 18 months who were nothing more than prescription factories. We'll see how well she responds to TMS. Dr. Sauve was great to talk to and he explained...more
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Stephen Leftwich, Richmond, Virginia Dr. Sauvé's insight, understanding and compassion is truly remarkable and welcomed. He actually listens and offers valuable medical advice and a treatment plan. We made great progress in the psychotherapy sessions. I highly recommend is psychiatric medical...more
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I was looking for a doctor to tell me how it really is. I've been to doctors my whole life who just seem agreeable with what I'm asking. I wanted someone to explain to me why things are the way they are and he did. He was honest and told me there was a good shot that TMS would help (it really...more
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First of all, they say they prescribe medication on websites but once I get there, they state they don't prescribe medication. I asked why there might be misinformation, the woman at the front yelled and even cursed at me. When I asked to speak to a health care administrator, she said she was the...more
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Dr. Sauve took his time and explained everything very thoroughly. Even though I only saw him a few times, the interaction between he and his staff was flawless. All of my questions and concerns were answered each and every time. He's one of the most forward thinking and effective psychiatrists I've...more
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