Dr. Alex Sanchez, MD

Geriatric Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 44
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Dr. Alex Sanchez, MD
Dr. Alex Sanchez, MD is a geriatric medicine doctor who practices in Arlington Heights, IL. He is 44 years old and has been practicing for 17 years. Dr. Sanchez is affiliated with Northwest Community Hospital, Advocate Sherman Hospital, St. Alexius Medical Center and Alexian Brothers Medical Center.

637 E Golf Rd Ste 209

Arlington Heights, IL 60005

Contact Information

(847) 637-0050

Dr. Alex Sanchez, MD

Dr. Alex Sanchez, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Universal American

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Top Care Areas

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Autonomic Disorders
high
more than 89% of peers
Obesity
high
more than 87% of peers
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
high
more than 86% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sanchez "As a physician I believe in personalized medical care in a compassion way. I think that developing a long lasting and strong relationship between patient and doctor is key in a prompt medical recovery and complete satisfaction of the patients and families."

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Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Age Management Medicine
  • Bariatric Medicine
  • Cardiology
  • Diabetes Medicine
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
79

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Dementia
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Infections
  • Kidney Disease
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Retina Diseases
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Physical Examination
  • Thoracentesis
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • National Higher University Of San Marcos / Academy Of Human Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • National Higher University Of San Marcos / Academy Of Human Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine and Science / Chicago Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Jackson Meml Mc-U Miami
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sanchez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sanchez's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sanchez to family and friends
4.5
based on 8 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Sanchez's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Bloomingdale, IL |
Dr Sanchez and his nurse Maria are both so kind and compassionate. They take the time to understand your problem, explain treatment, and answer any questions. They go out of there way to make you feel welcome and provide reassurance. Everyone at this office is just great!
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Dr. Sanchez accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American

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Hospitals where Dr. Sanchez has admitting privileges

Advocate Sherman Hospital
1425 N Randall Rd
Elgin, IL 60123
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Alexian Brothers Medical Center
800 Biesterfield Rd
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
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Northwest Community Hospital
800 W Central Rd
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
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St. Alexius Medical Center
1555 Barrington Rd
Hoffman Estates, IL 60169
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