Claire Sanger, D.O.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

67 Ratings

Claire Sanger, D.O.

Assistant Professor,

Clinical Interests

Cleft Lip and Palate, Botulinum Toxin, Face-lift, Endoscopic Forehead Lift, Chin Implants, Otoplasty, Chemical Peels, Pediatric Surgery, Pigmented Lesions, Maxillofacial Trauma, Cosmetic Surgery, Wound Healing Problems,
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Contact Information

Department: 336-716-4171


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Additional Languages

French, Spanish, Swedish

Education & Training

  • B.S., Lee University, 1994
  • D.O., West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine, 1999

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery


  • North Carolina Medical Society
  • NC Soc Plastic Surgeons
  • Am Cleft Palate-Craniofacial A

NPI Number

  • 1902006646
Claire Sanger, D.O.

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

67 Ratings

Claire Sanger, D.O.

Assistant Professor, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-0200 | Department: 336-716-4171


Recent Publications

Qian X, Tan H, Zhang J, Zhuang X, Branch L, Sanger C, Thompson A, Zhao W, Li KC, David L, Zhou X. Objective classification system for sagittal craniosynostosis based on suture segmentation. Med Phys. 2015;42(9):5545.

Sanger C, David L, Argenta L. Latest trends in minimally invasive synostosis surgery: a review. Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2014;22(4):316-321.

Bharti G, Groves L, Sanger C, Thompson J, David L, Marks M. Minimizing donor-site morbidity following bilateral pedicled TRAM breast reconstruction with the double mesh fold over technique. Ann Plast Surg. 2013;70(5):484-487.

Couture DE, Crantford JC, Somasundaram A, Sanger C, Argenta AE, David LR. Efficacy of passive helmet therapy for deformational plagiocephaly: report of 1050 cases. Neurosurg Focus. 2013;35(4):E4.

Bharti G, Groves L, David LR, Sanger C, Argenta LC. Aplasia cutis congenita: clinical management of a rare congenital anomaly. J Craniofac Surg. 2011;22(1):159-165.

Bharti G, Groves L, Sanger C, Argenta LC. Congenital pyriform aperture stenosis. J Craniofac Surg. 2011;22(3):992-994.

Kirman CN, Tran B, Sanger C, Railean S, Glazier SS, David LR. Difficulties of delayed treatment of craniosynostosis in a patient with Crouzon, increased intracranial pressure, and papilledema. J Craniofac Surg. 2011;22(4):1409-1412.

Sanger C, Wong L, Wood J, David LR, Argenta LC. Giant facial lymphangioma. J Craniofac Surg. 2011;22(4):1271-1274.

Kortesis BG, Pyle JW, Sanger C, Knowles M, Glazier SS, David LR. Surgical treatment for scaphocephaly and a calcified cephalohematoma. J Craniofac Surg. 2009;20(2):410-413.

Pyle J, Glazier S, Couture D, Sanger C, Gordon S, David L. Spring-assisted surgery--a surgeon's manual for the manufacture and utilization of springs in craniofacial surgery. J Craniofac Surg. 2009;20(6):1962-1968.

Windh P, Davis C, Sanger C, Sahlin P, Lauritzen C. Spring-assisted cranioplasty vs pi-plasty for sagittal synostosis--a long term follow-up study. J Craniofac Surg. 2008;19(1):59-64.

Lauritzen CGK, Davis C, Ivarsson A, Sanger C, Hewitt TD. The evolving role of springs in craniofacial surgery: the first 100 clinical cases. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008;121(2):545-554.

Angobaldo J, Sanger S, Marks M. Prevention of projectile and aerosol contamination during Pulsatile lavage irrigation using a wound irrigation bag. Wounds. 2008;20(6):167-170.

David LR, Sanger C, Fisher D, Argenta LC. Proboscis lateralis: a rare craniofacial anomaly, reconstruction, and long-term evaluation. J Craniofac Surg. 2008;19(4):1107-1113.

David LR, Sanger C, Railean S, Railean GH, Ciobanu M, Litovcenco A. Craniofacial dysotosis of Crouzon syndrome. Arch Balkan Med Union. 2008;43(3):359-362.

Plikaitis C, Sanger C, Glazier S, Argenta L, David LR. Outcome analysis of our first 75 spring assisted surgeries (SAS) for scaphocephaly [abstract]. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008;122(4 Suppl):33.

Sanger C, Soto A, Mussa F, Sanzo M, Sardo L, Donati PA, Di Pietro G, Spacca B, Giordano F, Genitori L. Maximizing results in craniofacial surgery with bioresorbable fixation devices. J Craniofac Surg. 2007;18(4):926-930.

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Assistant Professor, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Clinical Interests

Cleft Lip and Palate, Botulinum Toxin, Face-lift, Endoscopic Forehead Lift, Chin Implants, Otoplasty, Chemical Peels, Pediatric Surgery, Pigmented Lesions, Maxillofacial Trauma, Cosmetic Surgery, Wound Healing Problems, Craniofacial Surgery, Adult and Pediatric Reconstructive Problems
Claire Sanger, D.O.

Claire Sanger, D.O.

Assistant Professor, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

Claire Sanger, D.O.67 Ratings


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I had complete confidence in *Dr. Sanger.


*Dr. Sanger is fantastic!


I love this doctor's office there were all so kind to me and my family , I thank God for them


Very professional & knowledgeable! The best!


We felt rushed through and were unsure of any treatment or follow-up when we left.


dr Sabger is an excellent physician. love seeing her react with all as it's just a feel good thing. Professional, sweet, efficient and all good things. particularly now with the red bull out if the house and all related problems ( they were obvious) give! at least , this is what I observed!


Would most definitely recommend *Dr. Sanger to anyone!!

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