John R. Saunders, Jr., MD, FACS

Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins University
Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery


Dr. Saunders earned his medical degree from Georgetown University, and completed his residency at Walter Reed Army Medical Center. He is board-certified in surgery from the American Board of Surgery and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, Dr. Saunders is also is a past president of The Society of Head and Neck Surgeons and the Baltimore Academy of Surgery. Dr. Saunders has specialized in head and neck surgery since 1980 and has a special interest in quality of life issues for patients with head and neck cancer. 

Training / Fellowships / Residencies

  • Training: Georgetown University
    Fellowships: Walter Reed Army Medical Center
    Residencies: Walter Reed Army Medical Center
    Certifications: General Surgery

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