Dr. James Sanchez, MD

Dr. James Sanchez, MD

Hematology & Oncology | Male | 64 years old

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 Read more

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"As a provider of specialized care in cancer and hematology it is my goal to bring the most advanced, state of the art care available. By combining the most up to date resources available in clinical research together with quality care, as accepted by the National Comprehensive Cancer Center guidelines, our patients are able to obtain the care they need close to home and their family."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 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

Dr. Sanchez's Care Philosophy

"As a provider of specialized care in cancer and hematology it is my goal to bring the most advanced, state of the art care available. By combining the most up to date resources available in clinical research together with quality care, as accepted by the National Comprehensive Cancer Center guidelines, our patients are able to obtain the care they need close to home and their family."

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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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  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • 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 Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

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

Procedures Performed

  • Cancer Treatment
  • Chemotherapy
  • Hematologic Disorder Treatment