Carson L. Sanders, M.D.

Dr. Sanders is an orthopaedic surgeon with special interest in general orthopaedics, sports medicine, arthroscopic surgery, and joint replacement surgery.  He earned his undergraduate degree from Davidson College and went on to obtain his medical degree at the Medical College of Georgia. Dr. Sanders completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston (MUSC) and completed his surgical training with a sports medicine and arthroscopy fellowship at the University of Massachusetts. 

He has served as a physician for numerous athletic teams across the high school, collegiate, and professional ranks.  He has served as team physician for Academic Magnet High School in Charleston, Worcester State University, Becker College, as well as the Boston Red Sox organization.  He is currently serving as a physician for May River High School in Bluffton, SC.

Dr. Sanders is an active member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Association of Sports Medicine, and the South Carolina Orthopaedic Association.  He has extensive experience working as a health policy advisor in the United States Congress and has served as a state representative to the National Orthopaedic Leadership Conference.  Additionally, his academic work has been presented at numerous conferences both regionally and across the country. 

Dr. Sanders is married to Karla Sanders, who is currently training in nurse anesthesia at the MUSC.