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R. Jared Sanders, MD, General Surgeon

Dr. Jared Sanders is a Board Certified General Surgeon. His surgical practice involves the treatment of a broad spectrum of diseases. Dr. Sanders returned to South Georgia after graduating with honors from Mercer Medical School and completing a surgical residency at the University of South Carolina, School of Medicine in Greenville. He has more than six years of diverse general surgical experience working with patients of all ages. 

A family man and father of two, Dr. Sanders appreciates Valdosta’s good quality of life and looks forward to serving the community’s surgical needs. Dr. Sanders says the impressive surgical resources at SGMC combined with the exceptional operating room staff and nursing support made his decision to practice here easy. A native of Americus, Dr. Sanders and his wife, Lizzie are the proud parents of Ella Brooks and Lane. 


Open and laparoscopic surgery of the abdomen and gastrointestinal tractHernia surgery (both open and laparoscopic)Breast surgery for both benign and malignant conditionsSkin and soft tissue surgeryEmergency surgical care and trauma

Patient Testimonial

“I love Dr. Jared Sanders. He saved my life last August. He is the most awesome doctor I have ever met in discussing a patient’s care with them. I would trust anything he tells me. I know God blessed me in having him here when he did.” – Johnnie Lou Kent

Physician Referrals Recommended

Physician referrals are recommended. Call the office manager at 229.333.1711 to refer a patient or if you have any questions. Please fax important medical documents prior to scheduled appointments to 229.333.1719. Common documents include:

  • Most recent office visit H&P
  • CT/Xray/ultrasound reports and CD’s/films
  • Operative notes/procedures
  • Most recent discharge summary
  • Insurance information




Conveniently located inside the Professional Building on SGMC’s main campus

2409 N. Patterson Street 
Valdosta, Georgia 31602 
Suite 200