Dr. Joseph M Sanchez MD Nephrologist

Dr. Joseph Sanchez is a nephrologist in Palm Springs, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Desert Regional Medical Center and Eisenhower Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of New Mexico School of Medicine and has been in practice for 16 years. Dr. Sanchez accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 7 doctors at Desert Regional Medical Center and one of 9 at Eisenhower Medical Center who specialize in Nephrology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Other Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Education & Medical Training

University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1998–2001

University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
Fellowship, Nephrology, 2002–2004

University of New Mexico School of Medicine
Class of 1998

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 13 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 8 years in Nephrology

MI State Medical License
Active through 2014

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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