Dr. James Sanchez, MD

Dr. James Sanchez, MD

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Hematology & Oncology  |  
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64 y/o
(23)

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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

Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada

7445 Peak Dr

Las Vegas, NV 89128
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Accepted insurance

  • 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

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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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Dr. Sanchez's Experience

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Dr. Sanchez's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • 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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Specialties

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

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

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Procedures

  • 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

  • University of Utah
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • University Of Utah School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

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 23 total reviews (5 with comments)
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 (5)
in North Las Vegas, NV |
Dr. Sanchez is not only a highly trained Hematologist/Oncologist, he is also very respected in the med community. He is the most compass doctor I've ever had the pleasure of seeing and has gained my trust and confidence.
Hello Roberta, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased to hear that you've had a great experience with Dr. Sanchez. If there is anything you need, please do not hesitate to reach out to us directly at infocccn@usoncolgy.com. We wish you all the very best! Thank you,
in North Las Vegas, NV |
The most knowledgeable and compassionate doctor I've ever met
Las Vegas, NV |
Very nice man when things are going good, when your cancer get to a serious life threatening condition, DR Sanchez changes his attitude real quickly and turns into a frozen cold iceberg
Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We can assure you that patient satisfaction is very important to us and we are sorry to hear about the experience you had. We always strive to provide the best care possible to our patients. If you would like to speak with someone directly, please feel free to email us at infocccn@usoncology.com. Thank you,
in Las vegas |
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
in Las Vegas, NV |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Sanchez accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • America's Health Choice
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    Beech Street (Multiplan) EPO
    Beech Street (Multiplan) HMO
    Beech Street (Multiplan) POS
    Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna EPO
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health Care POS
    Coventry Health Care PPO
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) EPO
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) POS
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthChoice
    HealthChoice PPO
  • Humana
    Humana Choice Medicare Advantage PPO
    Humana HMOx
    Humana POS
    Humana PPO
  • Medicaid
  • One Health
    One Health POS
    One Health PPO
  • PHCS
    PHCS EPO
    PHCS Par-Multi Plan
    PHCS Par-Multi Plan PPO
    PHCS POS
    PHCS PPO
  • Sierra Choice
    Sierra Choice POS
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
    Tricare South
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare EPO
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare POS
    United Healthcare PPO
  • USA Health Network
    USA Health Network PPO
  • Veteran Administration Plan

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Hospitals where Dr. Sanchez has admitting privileges

MountainView Hospital
3100 N Tenaya Way
Las Vegas, NV 89128
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Sunrise Children’s Hospital
3186 S Maryland Pkwy
Las Vegas, NV 89109
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Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center
3186 S Maryland Pkwy
Las Vegas, NV 89109
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Boulder City Hospital
901 Adams Blvd
Boulder City, NV 89005
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Centennial Hills Hospital Medical Center
6900 N Durango Dr
Las Vegas, NV 89149
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Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center
2075 E Flamingo Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89119
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St. Rose Dominican, San Martin Campus
8280 W Warm Springs Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89113
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St. Rose Dominican, Siena Campus
3001 Saint Rose Pkwy
Henderson, NV 89052
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Summerlin Hospital Medical Center
657 N Town Center Dr
Las Vegas, NV 89144
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Valley Hospital Medical Center
620 Shadow Ln
Las Vegas, NV 89106
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