Dr. Paul Wm Sanders MD Nephrologist

Dr. Paul Sanders is a nephrologist in Birmingham, Alabama and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center and University of Alabama Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of South Alabama College of Medicine and has been in practice for 35 years. Dr. Sanders accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 16 doctors at Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center and one of 29 at University of Alabama Hospital who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Hospital Affiliation

University of Alabama Hospital
Ranked #26 in Nephrology

Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

University of Alabama Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1979–1982

University of Alabama Medical Center
Fellowship, Nephrology, 1982–1984

University of South Alabama College of Medicine
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 32 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 30 years in Nephrology

AL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Elected Member, The American Society for Clinical Investigation

Elected Member, Alpha Omega Alpha

Publications & Presentations

Beware the low HDAC11: males at risk for ischemic kidney injury.
Mrug, M.,Sanders, P. W.

Community Mobility Among Older Adults With Reduced Kidney Function: A Study of Life-Space.
Bowling, C. B.,Muntner, P.,Sawyer, P.,Sanders, P. W.,Kutner, N.,Kennedy, R.,Allman, R. M.

Transforming Growth Factor-β Regulates Endothelial Function During High Salt Intake in Rats.
Ying, W. Z.,Aaron, K. J.,Sanders, P. W.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Alabama PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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