Dr. James Sanchez, MD

Dr. James Sanchez, MD

Hematology & Oncology | Male | 63 years old

EDUCATION A Cum Laude graduate in biology, Dr. Sanchez received his medical degree from the...Read more

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EDUCATION A Cum Laude graduate in biology, Dr. Sanchez received his medical degree from the University of Utah School of...
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  • Aetna
  • America's Health Choice
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthChoice
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • One Health
  • PHCS
  • Sierra Choice
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • USA Health Network
  • Veteran Administration Plan

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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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I never met such a wonderful doctor make u comfortable, his kindness makes me to relax, i am so pleased having him to be my doctor, i recomend him for anybody, thank you dr sanchez God bless u
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Great doctor. Very impressed with his bed side manners and his knowledge. His patience to explain everything in detail with no rush at all. Too sad there are not many doctors like Dr Sanchez. I greatly recommend him to anyone in need of a compassionate, kind and knowledge doctor. Thank you so much Dr. Sanchez, out of all six specialist i have seen, you were the only one i can say this!
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Specialties

  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Oncology

Board Certifications

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  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • ENT Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Eye Cancer
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

Procedures Performed

  • Cancer Treatment
  • Chemotherapy
  • Hematologic Disorder Treatment

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Nevada.

  • 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

  • Medical School
    University Of Utah School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1979

  • Internship Hospital
    University of Michigan / Ann Arbor

    Completed in 1980

  • Residency Hospital
    University of Michigan / Ann Arbor

    Completed in 1982

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University of Michigan / Ann Arbor

    Completed in 1984

  • Undergraduate School
    University of Utah

    Graduated in 1975

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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  • Specializes in Hematology & Oncology
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology and Oncology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Sanchez's Office & Staff

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Dr. Sanchez says...

EDUCATION

A Cum Laude graduate in biology, Dr. Sanchez received his medical degree from the University of Utah School of Medicine. Following an internship and residency in internal medicine at the University of Michigan School of Medicine, he completed two fellowships in hematology and oncology at the University of Michigan and Alabama.

AREAS OF SPECIAL INTEREST

Specializes in the treatment of various cancer types with a special interest in the following areas: lymphoma and lung cancer.

EXPERIENCE

Dr. Sanchez is a published author of 19 publications and abstracts. Prior to joining Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada, he was a Clinical Instructor and Assistant Professor of hematology and oncology as well as an Associate Scientist at the University of Alabama. Dr. Sanchez is currently a hematology and oncology consultant and serves as Practice President.

PERSONAL

In his free time, Dr. Sanchez enjoys spending time with his family, dancing and fishing.

BOARD CERTIFIED

  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
  • National Board of Medical Examiners

MEMBERSHIPS IN PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • American College of Physician Executives
  • American Medical Association
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Clark County Medical Society
  • Mountain View Hospital, Board Member
  • Nevada State Medical Association
  • Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Southern Nevada, Board Member
  • VA Ambulatory Hematology/Oncology Service
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Dr. Sanchez's Care Philosophy

Dr. Sanchez's goal and patient philosophy is to bring the most advanced, state-of-the-art care available to his patients. By providing the most up-to-date resources available in clinical research, as accepted by National Comprehensive Cancer Center guidelines, his primary goal is for his patients to obtain the most advanced care possible close to their homes and near their families.