Fitzgeraldo A. Sanchez | MD

  • Diplomat of the American Board of Dermatology
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology

Dr. Sánchez completed his medical training at the Ponce School of Medicine in Puerto Rico, and during that time he completed research projects at the University of Puerto Rico and at the Wellman Laboratories of Photo-Medicine at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. His Dermatology residency was completed at the world renowned Skin and Cancer Unit at New York University, one of the oldest dermatology departments in the U.S.A and arguably one of the best in the world. Dr. Sánchez also completed fellowships in melanoma research (Laboratory Medicine) and dermatopathology at the Mayo Clinic Graduate Medical School in Rochester, MN and at SUNY Downstate Medical School in Brooklyn, NY (Ackerman Academy of Dermatopathology). He is on the editorial board of the Journal of Drugs in Dermatology, reviews articles for the American Journal of Dermatopathology and the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. Dr. Sánchez is an active member of the American Academy of Dermatology’s Health Care Finance Committee, the Puerto Rico Dermatological Society, the Paul O’Leary Society and Alumni Society of the Mayo Clinic. Dr. Sánchez also represents the American Academy of Dermatology at the AMA/Specialty Society Relative Value Scale Update Committee (RUC) which deals with reimbursements from Medicare. He is well versed in English and Spanish and is very enthusiastic about serving all our patients and local communities.