Chief of Service, Department of Surgery
Dr. Christina Sanders is a board certified general and bariatric surgeon who performs laparoscopic gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy. She also performs advanced laparoscopic and robotic procedures focusing on reflux, the GI tract and hernia repair. Dr. Sanders joined the UBMD surgery group in 2018 and is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery at the University at Buffalo. She is working with Synergy Bariatrics at ECMC.
Dr. Sanders received her medical degree from the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in Erie, Pennsylvania. She completed an internship and residency at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.
Dr. Sanders is a member of several professional societies and has presented at many national conferences. She also expects to complete her MBA in Healthcare Management at Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School in 2019.