Dr. Richard Sankary, MD

Pulmonary DiseaseMaleAge 64

Dr. Sankary
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Affiliates in Imaging A Medical Group Inc.

2160 Appian Way Ste 200 Pinole, CA 94564

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(510) 724-9115

Dr. Richard Sankary, MD is a Pulmonologist in Pinole, CA. He is affiliated with Stanford Health Care. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Sankary to book an appointment.

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Dr. Sankary is affiliated with Stanford Health Care Stanford, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for pulmonary disease.

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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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    Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals

Experience and Background Checks

Experience
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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Sankary's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Ganglion Cyst
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sankary treats Ganglion Cyst more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Sankary treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Asthma
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Dr. Sankary treats Asthma more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Sankary treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Chronic Sinusitis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sankary treats Chronic Sinusitis more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Sankary treats this condition more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Sankary's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Bronchitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Arthritis
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Back Pain
  • Blepharitis
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bronchitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dizziness
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Hypertension
  • Immunization Administration
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyuria
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Vertigo
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Sankary accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna EPO
Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Advantage-CA HMO
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Individual-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Large Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Small Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Blue Cross-CA HMO-POS
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health Custom Advantage-CA HMO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
PERS Traditional-CA HMO
Platinum (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Select (PERS Select Providers)-CA PPO
Select Plus-CA HMO
Select PPO (Select Network)-CA PPO
Select-CA PPO
Silver (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
USC Plan (Two Tiered Network)-CA HMO
Anthem Blue Cross
Anthem Blue Cross of California EPO
Anthem Blue Cross PPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
Benesys
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CaliforniaCare HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Added Advantage POS
Blue Shield of California HMO
Blue Shield of California PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Delta Health System
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
Blue & Gold HMO
Employer Group HMO
Health Net HMO
Healthy Heart HMO
Individual and Family PPO
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Tricare
WholeCare Network HMO
Humana
Humana PPO
Tricare
MultiPlan
Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
PHCS
PHCS POS
PHCS PPO
Stanford Health Care Advantage
Medicare Advantage
Stanford Health Care Alliance
Group Plan
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Medicare Advantage
United Healthcare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO

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About Me

Care Philosophy

Richard Sankary, MD, is one of over 300 Stanford Medicine-affiliated providers located throughout the Bay Area. He is board certified in Internal Medicine.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

1987
Curi/Ucsf
Fellowship Hospital
1985
Parkland Memorial Hospital
Residency Hospital
1983
Parkland Memorial Hospital
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Richard Sankary, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Sankary has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Richard Sankary, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Richard Sankary, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Sankary's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Richard Sankary, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Richard Sankary, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Sankary frequently treats Ganglion Cyst, Asthma, and Chronic Sinusitis. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Sankary treats.

Where is Dr. Richard Sankary, MD's office located?

Dr. Sankary's office is located at 2160 Appian Way Ste 200, Pinole, CA 94564. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Richard Sankary, MD speak?

Dr. Sankary speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Practice

Affiliates in Imaging A Medical Group Inc.2160 Appian Way Ste 200 Pinole, CA 94564
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Stanford Health Care

Stanford, CA

78% Patient Experience Rating, 9% higher than the national average

15 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2022)