Don P. Sanders, MD
- Orthopedic Surgery Orthopedics
Dr. Don Sanders is a board certified orthopedic surgeon. He attended UCLA for his Bachelors in Mathematics and graduated with honors. He continued his education at UCLA by receiving a Masters of Science in Public Health in the field of Biostatistics. Dr. Sanders went on to attend UCLA Medical School. Dr. Sanders completed his internship at University of Washington in Seattle and went to Harvard University where he completed his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital. He continued with his fellowship at the Children’s Hospital of Boston where he was distinguished with a Harvard Chair.
Following his education and training, Dr. Sanders returned to Los Angeles. He has been in practice in the South Bay for over 25 years. He continued his university service as a member of the Admissions Committee for the UCLA David Geffin School of Medicine, was a founding member of the Board of Directors of the UCLA Medical School Alumni Association, acted as past chairman of the Board of UCLA Black Alumni Association, was a member of the Board of Governors, as well as Board of Councilors, and served as chairman of the committee to establish the Arthur Ashe Student Health and Wellness Center.
Over the past decade, Dr. Sanders has been working as a pioneer in the development of Direct Anterior Total Hip Replacement, lecturing and assisting hundreds of surgeons in developing proficiency with this revolutionary technique in Joint Arthroplasty. Dr Sanders has been recognized as a top orthopedic surgeon by U.S. News and World Report.
- UCLA School of Medicine
- Harvard Combined Orthopedic Residency Program