Dr. Paul Sanchez, MD

Dr. Paul Sanchez, MD

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Dr. Paul Sanchez, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Albuquerque, NM and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Dartmouth Med in 2002 and specializes in ophthalmology.

7110 Wyoming Blvd NE

Albuquerque, NM 87109

Contact Information

(505) 346-0500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
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Top Care Areas

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

Dry Eyes
very high
more than 96% of peers
Corneal Ulcer
very high
more than 95% of peers
Floaters
very high
more than 95% 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

  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Sanchez does not have any board certifications listed.

78  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertical Heterophoria
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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6  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Dartmouth Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2002

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

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sanchez's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sanchez to family and friends
9 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

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)

Dr. Sanchez is a kind, caring doctor who makes sure you understand your treatment plan as well as the results of your tests. I highly recommend him.
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Dr. Sanchez is an excellent physician not only with his skill set but he is kind and compassionate. I recommend him highly.
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I immediately calmed down as soon as Dr Sanchez entered the room. A trusting casual style and an honesty I needed to hear. concerns remain: 1) How am I to live and work between the scheduled date of cataract removal of one eye and the other which is 1 full month and a half. 2) If I decide to get...more
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My wife and I have both had recent cataract procedures. Dr Sanchez not only knows his stuff but is one of the kindest doctors we've ever had. ????
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He was very knowledgeable and explained everything well. Also gave me the option of deciding for myself, within my own time frame. I feel he is correct on cataract surgery and will probably go ahead with it in about 6 mos.
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