Dr. Jose Sanchez-Pena, MD

Dr. Jose Sanchez-Pena, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
Dr. Jose Sanchez-Pena, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Universidad Nacional Pedro Henriquez Urena (Unphu), Escuela De Medicina in 1977 and specializes in geriatric medicine, pulmonary disease, and more.

1009 Brighton Beach Ave

Brooklyn, NY 11235

Contact Information

(718) 975-0658

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sleep Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pulmonary Function Test
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sanchez-Pena "Work ethic and demand that patients receive the highest level of care available, Also carefully listen to patients and through that, care is facilitated. Our patients receive our support at all stages of disease. academic evidence-based medicine and stay up to date in continuing medical education. Taking pride in explaining things to patients in a way they can understand.Firmly believe in individualized care."

3  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

21  Conditions Treated

9  Procedures

  • Allergy Testing
  • Breath Testing
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Injection Therapy
  • IV Therapy
  • Nasopharyngoscopy
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Physical Therapy
  • Pulmonary Function Test

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • Universidad Nacional Pedro Henriquez Urena (Unphu), Escuela De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Surgery and Medicine At Caguas Regional Hospital, With Puerto Rico Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Puerto Rico Mecical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Resident Pulmonary and Critical Care, Special Training In Exercise Physiology and Sleep Medicine, Bergen Pines County Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Fellowship In Pulmonary Medicine, San Juan Va Hospital, Combined Program With University District Hospital, Puerto Rico Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Fellowship Sleep Medicine At Montefiore Sleep & Breathing Disorder Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sanchez-Pena has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sanchez-Pena's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sanchez-Pena to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Sanchez-Pena's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes
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