Meet Dr. Sarah E. Laibstain
Dr. Sarah E. Laibstain, M.D., is a board-certified Family Medicine Physician in Carrollton, TX. Before coming to Texas, she practiced at the University of Florida Health Family Medicine-Old Town in Gainesville, FL. In this busy clinic, she practiced a wide range of family medicine. As a Clinical Assistant Professor, Dr. Laibstain taught third year medical students and was awarded the “Exemplary Teachers Award” from the University of Florida in 2013, 2014, and 2015. She brings a wealth of expertise and experience to our family practice in Carrollton and we are so thrilled she joined our team. In her free time, Dr. Laibstain enjoys running, biking, CrossFit, yoga, and spending time with her husband and dogs, Simba and Rafiki.
Education & Training
Dr. Sarah E. Laibstain graduated Summa Cum Laude with her undergraduate degree in Biology at the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, VA. She then moved onto medical school at the University of Virginia School of Medicine, where she received her degree in medicine. Dr. Laibstain completed her residency at the Trident Medical Center at the University of South Carolina in Charleston, SC. Following medical school she relocated to Florida where she taught medical students for several years before moving to Dallas, TX.
Skills & Specialties
Dr. Sarah E. Laibstain is a general family medicine practitioner who thoroughly enjoys improving the health and lives of individuals ranging from young children to adulthood. Her special interests are women’s health, adolescent and adult medicine, joint problems, diabetes, hypertension and preventive medicine. She cares for all her patients with such attentiveness and special care. We are so glad to have her on our family practice team.
Certifications & Awards
- TX State Medical License
Active through 2020
Sadik, K. W., Laibstain, S.E., Northup, P. G., Kashmer, D., Schmitt, T. M., Bonatti, H. Closure of Ascites Leaks With Fibrin Glue Injection In Patients With End-Stage Liver Disease. Journal of Laparoendoscopic & Advanced Surgical Techniques. 2011, Sept.
Carek, P. J., Laibstain, S. E., Carek, S. M. Exercise For The Treatment Of Depression And Anxiety. International Journal of Psychiatry in Medicine. 2011.
"Dr. Laibstain was wonderful! She was caring, thoughtful, and thorough! I will definitely be coming back. Very smart and impressive. Very, very well run organization. It's clear you guys work very hard!"
"Dr. Laibstain is our primary care Doctor for myself and my husband by choice. She is a most knowledgable and personable health care provider. Even though we have moved away from her office area, we continue to drive over 200 miles for her medical care. She genuinely shows us that she provides the best of medical care!"
"Dr. Laibstain is the best doctor I've had. She's very attentive with you and has amazing bed side manners. She makes an effort to understand a patient as a whole and explain how different things affect their health. She also stays on top of lab results and goes over the results individually to help you interpret and understand what they really mean."
"Excellent facility & staff."