Drew Sanders, M.D.

Drew Sanders, M.D.

Residency Program Director

  • Aaron A. Hofmann, M.D., and Suzanne Hofmann Distinguished Chair in Orthopaedic Surgery in Honor of Richard E. Jones, M.D.
  • Orthopaedic Surgery


Drew Thomas Sanders, M.D., M.P.H., is an Associate Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at UT Southwestern Medical Center. He specializes in trauma surgery to repair ankle and knee fractures; geriatric hip, wrist, and shoulder fractures; and fractures around joint replacements.

Dr. Sanders earned his medical degree and master’s in public health at Tulane University. He performed his residency in orthopaedic surgery at UT Southwestern and then completed advanced training in trauma surgery through fellowships at the Florida Orthopaedic Institute and the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital in the United Kingdom. 

He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and a member of the Texas Orthopaedic Association, the Orthopaedic Trauma Association, and the International Geriatric Fracture Society.

In 2019 and 2020, Dr. Sanders was named a Texas Monthly Super Doctor Rising Star.

Education & Training
  • Fellowship - Florida Orthopedic Institute (2014-2015), Orthopaedic Trauma
  • Internship - UT Southwestern Medical Center (2009-2014), General Surgery
  • Medical School - Tulane School of Medicine (2005-2009)
Honors & Awards
  • Texas Monthly Super Doctors, Rising Star 2020
  • Texas Monthly Super Doctors, Rising Star 2019
Books & Publications

Drew Sanders, M.D.

Dr. Sanders talks about his approach to patient care.