Dr. Joseph Sanchez, MD

Dr. Joseph Sanchez, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Joseph Sanchez, MD is a nephrology specialist in Palm Desert, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of New Mexico School Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in nephrology.

36955 Cook St Ste 102

Palm Desert, CA 92211

Contact Information

(760) 621-3211

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Molina Healthcare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Sanchez performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hypokalemia
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Sanchez's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Sanchez does not have any board certifications listed.

61  Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Dysplasia
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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 New Mexico School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Sanchez has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Sanchez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Korean
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog
  • Vietnamese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Sanchez does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Sanchez and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Sanchez's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sanchez to family and friends
48 total reviews (23 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (48)

  • 5
    (43)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

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 (23)

Great kidney Doctor in fact had to move back to the desert and so happy about getting Dr. Sanchez back as my doctor I'm getting much better help with my kidney problems it has changed my life.
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I feel I get excellent care from Dr. Sanchez.
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Frindly great adittiud
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Takes all the time needed. Really understands medicine with hid Pharmacy training. Has improved my blood pressure significantly.
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Dr. Sanchez has been a great physician to work with. He is caring, patient and thorough. You can tell that he really does care about his patients.
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