Dr. Robert Sands, MD

Dr. Robert Sands, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. Robert Sands, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1978 and specializes in rheumatology.

60 Fenwood Rd

Boston, MA 02115

Contact Information

(617) 732-5325

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
Arthritis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Vasculitis
very high
more than 95% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

66  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Georgetown University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Tufts University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Brigham/Beth Israel Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sands' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sands

4.4

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I have known him for years. He is very on top of all aspects of your healthcare and is excellent with follow up. Spends a lot if time with you and answers all your questions!!
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Dr Sands is a extremely knowledgeable as well as caring doctor. He goes out of his way to check up and keep you informed and follow up with you. I highly recommend him.
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