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Amber Sanchez, MD

Dr. Sanchez is a nephrologist in the San Diego area. She is affiliated with UC San Diego Health Hillcrest-Hillcrest Med Center and 2 more hospitals.
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Conditions treated

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Top 25%
153 doctors
Top 15%
152 doctors
Top 5%
76 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw more chronic kidney disease patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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327 doctors
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328 doctors
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163 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.

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2 doctors
Top 15%
2 doctors
Top 5%
1 doctor
Dr. Sanchez saw myasthenia gravis (MG) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.

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313 doctors
Top 15%
313 doctors
Top 5%
156 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw vascular disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.

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15 doctors
Top 15%
15 doctors
Top 5%
7 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw immunodeficiency patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
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61 doctors
Top 15%
60 doctors
Top 5%
30 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw blood cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.

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227 doctors
Top 15%
227 doctors
Top 5%
113 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw more anemia patients than 85% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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9 doctors
Top 15%
8 doctors
Top 5%
4 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw multiple myeloma patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.

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22 doctors
Top 15%
22 doctors
Top 5%
10 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw more lupus patients than 75% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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86 doctors
Top 15%
86 doctors
Top 5%
43 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw more kidney failure patients than 85% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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78 doctors
Top 15%
78 doctors
Top 5%
39 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw more acute renal failure patients than 85% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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22 doctors
Top 15%
23 doctors
Top 5%
11 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw HIV patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
Top 25%
96 doctors
Top 15%
96 doctors
Top 5%
47 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw vitamin deficiency patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
Top 25%
48 doctors
Top 15%
48 doctors
Top 5%
23 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw hepatitis C patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
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294 doctors
Top 15%
294 doctors
Top 5%
147 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw diabetes patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.

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Top 25%
79 doctors
Top 15%
79 doctors
Top 5%
39 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw hepatitis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
Top 25%
263 doctors
Top 15%
262 doctors
Top 5%
131 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw type 2 diabetes patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.

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Top 25%
153 doctors
Top 15%
154 doctors
Top 5%
76 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw liver condition patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
Top 25%
213 doctors
Top 15%
213 doctors
Top 5%
106 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw heart disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.

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Top 25%
183 doctors
Top 15%
183 doctors
Top 5%
91 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw urinary tract infection (UTI) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.

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107 doctors
Top 15%
106 doctors
Top 5%
53 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw swelling patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
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55 doctors
Top 15%
55 doctors
Top 5%
27 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw hyponatremia patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
Top 25%
172 doctors
Top 15%
172 doctors
Top 5%
85 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw peripheral vascular disease (PVD) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
Top 25%
92 doctors
Top 15%
92 doctors
Top 5%
46 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw peripheral artery disease (PAD) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.

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Top 25%
62 doctors
Top 15%
62 doctors
Top 5%
30 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw gout patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
Top 25%
76 doctors
Top 15%
76 doctors
Top 5%
38 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw sepsis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
Top 25%
48 doctors
Top 15%
48 doctors
Top 5%
23 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw kidney stones patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
Top 25%
114 doctors
Top 15%
115 doctors
Top 5%
57 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw hormonal imbalance patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
Top 25%
135 doctors
Top 15%
136 doctors
Top 5%
67 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw heart failure patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
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137 doctors
Top 15%
137 doctors
Top 5%
68 doctors
Dr. Sanchez saw coronary artery disease (CAD) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.

Cost estimates

These ranges are network rate estimates across all the insurance plans that Dr. Sanchez accepts.

Note: These are just estimates. We advise verifying the exact costs with your provider.

Office visit (new patient) $120 – 460

Amino’s cost estimates are estimates of the total amount that you and your health insurance company might pay for a procedure—this is what we call the “network rate”. Our cost estimates can help you prepare for the financial impact of medical care and help you make more confident decisions about where to get treated.

Locations

Dr. Sanchez sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

UC San Diego Health Hillcrest-Hillcrest Med Center
200 W Arbor Dr
San Diego, CA 92103
2,240 miles away
Office
8939 Villa La Jolla Dr
La Jolla, CA 92037
2,240 miles away
  • Spanish
Office
9350 Campus Point Dr
La Jolla, CA 92037
2,240 miles away

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Credentials
  • UCSD-Kaiser San Diego
    RESIDENCY
  • University of Texas Medical School at Houston
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 2003

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Sanchez is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • UC San Diego Health Hillcrest-Hillcrest Med Center
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2017)
  • UCSD Emergency and Urgent Care
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2017)
  • El Centro Regional Medical Center
    D
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2017)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Aultcare
  • AvMed
  • Banner Health
  • Beacon Health Strategies
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Chinese Community Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Options
  • CommunityCare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Dean Health Plan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Evergreen Health Cooperative
  • Fallon Health
  • First Choice Health
  • FirstCare Health Plans
  • FirstCarolinaCare
  • FrontPath Health Coalition
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Hawaii Medical Assurance Association
  • Hawaii Medical Service Association
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health Net
  • Health New England
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthNow New York
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Hill Physicians
  • Hometown Health
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Independent Health
  • Indiana University Health Plan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Magellan Health
  • MagnaCare
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • Moda Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Ohio PPO Connect
  • Optima Health
  • Oregons Health COOP
  • PacificSource
  • Paramount
  • Pomco
  • PreferredOne
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Presbyterian Health Plan
  • Priority Health
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • SelectHealth
  • Southeastern Indiana Health Organization
  • SummaCare
  • SynerMed
  • TRICARE
  • The Health Plan
  • Trilogy Health Insurance
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Unity Health Insurance
  • ValueOptions
  • Vantage Health Plan
  • Viva Health
  • WPS Health Insurance
  • WellMed Medical Management
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield