Dr. Robert Sanders, MD

Pediatric Hematology & Oncology •  Male • Age 47
  
Dr. Sanders
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Sunrise Advanced Pediatrics

12274 Bandera Rd Helotes, TX 78023

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(210) 780-7248

Dr. Robert Sanders, MD is a Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Specialist in Helotes, TX. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital - Medical Center and North Central Baptist Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Sanders to book an appointment.


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(210) 780-7248

Dr. Sanders accepts the following insurance:

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
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Dr. Sanders' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Malnutrition
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Dr. Sanders treats Malnutrition more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Sanders treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Immunization Administration
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sanders performs Immunization Administration more than 28% of his peers

Dr. Sanders performs this procedure more than 28% of his peers

Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sanders treats Acute Upper Respiratory Infection more than 28% of his peers

Dr. Sanders treats this condition more than 28% of his peers

Dr. Sanders' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Administrative Physical
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Children
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer Treatment Complications
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Cellulitis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cold Sore
  • Constipation
  • Cough
  • Dehydration
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Diarrhea
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Enteritis
  • Fever
  • Fungal Infections
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Genetic Diseases
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Headache
  • Hearing Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization
  • Immunization Administration
  • Impetigo
  • Infant Care
  • Infections
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Injuries
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malnutrition
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nausea
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Newborn Jaundice
  • Obesity
  • Otitis Media
  • Pediatric Diseases
  • Pharyngitis
  • Physical Examination
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pneumonia
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Sports Physical Examination
  • Strep Throat
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tonsillitis
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaccination
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Well Baby Care
  • Well Child Examination
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wheezing

Dr. Sanders' Reviews

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4.7

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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling (10)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (9)
  • Explained conditions well (9)
What could be improved
  • Long wait times (8)
  • Appointment was rushed (1)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (1)
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Doesn’t engage with children. Offers little advice and does not seem proactive in monitoring developmental milestones. Also is not investigative when it comes to issues with young children.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
What could be improved
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Long wait times
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Jul 30, 2019
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I highly recommend Dr. Sanders. He is very patient, he gives his patients all the required time with no rush, and he is very friendly. I wish I had moved my kids with Dr. Sanders a long time ago.
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San Antonio, TX – Jul 13, 2017
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Dr. Sanders is very compassionate and caring. He takes his time to talk with the entire family when we visit. He doesn't seem rushed.
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Carrie W in Helotes, TX – Mar 22, 2017
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We Love Dr. Sanders so much and we would never want to go to another doctor.
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Linda in TX – Feb 17, 2017
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I highly recommend Dr. Sanders and his practice Sunrise Advanced Pediatrics to anyone who needs a new pediatrician in the area!
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Patty H in Helotes, TX – Dec 27, 2016
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I heard about Dr. Sanders and Sunrise Advanced Pediatrics through a physician referral. After seeing Dr. Sanders, I now recommend him and his office to other families who need a pediatrician.
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John S in Helotes, TX – Nov 29, 2016
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My one son goes to see Dr. Sanders at Sunrise Advanced Pediatrics. I had some questions about my other kid who doesn't go to his practice and he actually took the time to answer my questions and look things up for me and help us. He was really helpful in finding me extra resources too.
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Sean M in Helotes, TX – Nov 01, 2016
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We have followed Dr. Sanders from his old practice to his new one, Sunrise Advanced Pediatrics. He is a really nice doctor and we highly recommend him to friends and family.
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John M in Helotes, TX – Oct 03, 2016
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Dr. Sanders is very compassionate and caring. He takes his time to talk with the entire family when we visit. He doesn't seem rushed.
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Christina in San Antonio – Sep 08, 2016
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Every patient's journey to getting better is unique, and that's why Texas Transplant Physician Group physicians approach each situation with innovative solutions, state-of-the-art treatments and tremendous compassion. Our results are second to none, and our dedication to excellence in patient care is, too. World-class care. One patient at a time.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology
  • Pediatrics

Education

2005
St Jude Children's Research Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2002
Carolinas Med Center
Residency Hospital
1999
Barnes Jewish Hosp Washington U
Internship Hospital

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Locations

Sunrise Advanced Pediatrics

Sunrise Advanced Pediatrics12274 Bandera Rd Helotes, TX 78023
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Affiliated Hospitals

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CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital - Medical Center

San Antonio, TX

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

North Central Baptist Hospital

San Antonio, TX

St. Lukes Baptist Hospital

San Antonio, TX

University Hospital - University Health System

San Antonio, TX

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average