Donald P. Sanders, MD, a Family Physician with Midlothian Family Practice – Powhatan

Get to know Family Physician Dr. Donald P. Sanders, who serves patients in Powhatan, Virginia.


A committed family physician, Dr. Sanders is affiliated with Midlothian Family Practice, working with patients at their office in Powhatan, Virginia.


Midlothian Family Practice is a group of family practitioners capable of handling all illnesses traditionally associated with general practice except for delivering babies. They treat a broad spectrum of illnesses ranging from colds and flu to hypertension and diabetes. They have office based laboratories and minor emergency areas suitable for suturing lacerations. They also perform minor office surgeries including the removal of ingrown toenails and skin lesions.


Throughout his academic career, Dr. Sanders graduated from the College of William and Mary in 1968. He completed his medical education at the Medical College of Virginia in 1972 and finished his residency in family practice at the Medical College of Virginia Family Practice Clinic in 1974.


An expert in his field, the doctor is board-certified in family medicine by the American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM). The ABFM is a non-profit, independent medical association of American physicians who practice in family medicine and its sub-specialties.


Family medicine is a medical specialty devoted to comprehensive health care for people of all ages. The specialist is called a family physician or family doctor. A family physician is often the first person a patient sees when seeking healthcare services. They examine and treat patients with a wide range of conditions and refer those with serious ailments to a specialist or appropriate facility.

Happily married, Dr. Sanders and his wife, Terry, have two sons and a daughter.

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