Dr. Andres F. Sanchez is a board-certified Internal Medicine physician providing primary care to adults at the Avance Care Rea Farms in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Dr. Sanchez finds joy in the practice of both the art and science of medicine. Originally from Medellin, Colombia, Dr. Sanchez immigrated to Miami, FL at the age of 11. While his mother worked arduously cleaning homes and offices, he focused on his studies. After graduating high school, he earned a place amongst the first class of President Machen’s Florida Opportunity Scholars at the University of Florida. Dr. Sanchez obtained a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Degree in Biochemistry, went on to receive a Dean’s Fellowship to earn his Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) Degree at the University of Rochester School of Medicine, and completed his internal medicine residency at Yale University, in 2019.
Dr. Sanchez is a member of the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) and is an active participant of its Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program. He is also an active member of the American College of Physicians (ACP) and a member in good standing of the North Carolina Medical Board.
What drives Dr. Sanchez’s way of life, including his practice of medicine, is his Christian faith, which encourages him to exercise grace and compassion in the care of his patients. Dr. Sanchez is married, plays the cajon (box drum), and enjoys spending time with his church family. Within the medical field, he enjoys the practice of point-of-care ultrasound to diagnose and treat heart, lung, gastro-intestinal, and musculoskeletal conditions. Dr. Sanchez makes it a priority to keep up-to-date with medical knowledge and biotechnological advances because he understands how the timely application of these can translate to relieve the suffering of his patients. Dr. Sanchez is fluent in English and Spanish.