Dr. Robert Sanchez, MD

Dr. Robert Sanchez, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
58 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Robert Sanchez, MD is a cardiology specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from New York University / College of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

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Top Care Areas


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

Mitral Valve Disease
very high
more than 96% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 96% of peers
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sanchez "We have forged in new frontiers of cardiovascular care and treatment through advances in nuclear medicine, cutting edge technology and research, and the development of preventive and educational services. Coupled with highly trained physicians and medical staff, The Heart Institute has established itself as a "Center of Excellence" in the care and treatment of cardiovascular disease."


  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Palpitations
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tachycardia
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • S.U.N.Y.
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • New York University / College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Long Island Jewish-Hillside Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Long Island Jewish-Hillside Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Long Island Jewish-Hillside Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

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
based on 19 total reviews (12 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Sanchez's Performance

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Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

in St. Petersbuirg, FL
I would highly recommend Dr. Robert Sanchez. First of all, I was promptly seen thereby sparring me the agony of sitting in the waiting room for a long period of time. I was feeling somewhat anxious, but I was soon relieved of that feeling as a result of Dr. Sanchez's calming demeanor. I asked...more
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in Seminole, FL
I first met Dr. Sanchez at a free Seminar held at Northside Hospital and he impressed me with his knowledge and the way he carried himself. So, I became a cardiac patient of his. After monitoring my heart situation (I had 2 open heart surgeries before I met him), my valve was failing and he steered...more
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in Tampa, FL
Dr Sanchez is a caring doctor. He is attentive and always ready to help his patients.
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in Largo, FL
Dr. Sanchez is knowledgeable, but there are a lot of doctors that are... What sets Dr. Sanchez apart is his human side, he actually "hears" as well as take the time to understand and treat the entire person. He is such an amazing human (and doctor), I recommend him highly and have sent several...more
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in Pinellas Park, FL
Dr Sanchez has been a caring and totally awesome doctor to me, He always takes the time to talk with me, he tells me his concerns and what I can do to better my heart health. I would highly recommend him as your heart doctor, he is a Christian that I trust with my life. All the ones in his office...more
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