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Dr. J. Drew Sanderson developed an affinity for medicine early in life, and upon entering college he elected to get a Bachelor of Science degree in respiratory therapy with a minor in chemistry.
After graduating from Texas State University with honors, he was accepted to medical school at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio where he graduated medical school in the top 20% of his class. Following medical school, Dr. Sanderson entered a residency program in the highly competitive field of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.
Following medical school ,Dr. Sanderson volunteered to serve in the United States Army Reserve and currently holds the rank of Major. He completed his surgical internship at the University of Tennessee in Memphis and completed his Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio.
He continued with a second residency in plastic and reconstructive surgery at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha. During his plastic surgery residency, Dr. Sanderson acquired two years of intensive plastic surgery instruction with focuses on: cosmetic surgery, breast reconstruction, microsurgery, wound surgery and reconstruction of defects left from skin cancer excisions.
Along with eleven years of medical and surgical training after college, Dr. Sanderson's personal and approachable demeanor and genuine care for his patients separates him.
American Board of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery