Steven L. Saunders, MD, MBA, FACP

Board-Certified Obesity Medicine Specialist & Internal Medicine located in Milford, CT


Steven L. Saunders, MD, MBA, FACP, is a board-certified physician with over 30 years of experience providing patient care. Certified in both internal and obesity medicine, Dr. Saunders specializes in a number of approaches to help patients in the Milford, Connecticut, area improve and maintain their overall health. At his private practice, Steven L. Saunders, MD, LLC, Dr. Saunders provides each patient with the inviting, compassionate environment needed to address their medical concerns.

Dr. Saunders received his undergraduate education from Columbia University in New York City. He then went on to the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in Philadelphia where he earned his doctor of medicine. Dr. Saunders also obtained a master of business administration from Quinnipiac University School of Business in Hamden, Connecticut.

After completing his medical education, Dr. Saunders received his postdoctoral training from New York University Medical Center and Bellevue Hospital Center in New York City, where he completed an internship and residency in primary care internal medicine. Dr. Saunders treats patients with a number of conditions including diabetes, high cholesterol, hypertension, and obesity.

Dr. Saunders, who speaks English and Spanish, has spent much of his career serving as the attending physician for a number of hospitals in Connecticut and New York. In addition to his work in patient care, Dr. Saunders previously held a faculty appointment as Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine at New York University School of Medicine in New York, NY. He currently teaches medical students and holds faculty appointments as Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven, CT and Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Medicine of the Frank H. Netter School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, CT.