Before I entered medical school, I earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing at Vanderbilt. I believe my nursing background makes me a better doctor. I strive to get to know my patients and address individual concerns. Communication is key. As much as I like spending time with patients, my favorite days are spent in the operating room, because I like to fix things.
Outside medicine, I love spending time with my family. We often travel to Montana or the beach. I am a proud founder of the Tri For Sight triathlon, and I especially enjoy swimming.
Faculty RankAssociate Professor of Ophthalmology
University of Kentucky, College of Medicine
University of Kentucky
Glaucoma, Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis
Certifications and Special Training
American Board of Ophthalmology
my first follow up with Dr Sanders and it went very well. Dr Sander replaced Dr Evans.
Dr Sanders is a fabulous provider - UK is lucky to have her!
great provider , staff and location
I have always received the best of care from Dr. Sanders.
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