Internal Medicine


Andres Leon-Sanchez, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, UCSF









Medical School:

Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Peru
  Residency: Texas Tech University
  Fellowship: Hospital Medicine, UCSF Fresno, CA
  Board Certified: Internal Medicine
  Awards and Recognition
  1. Southwest Association of Hispanic American Physicians – First Place Poster Presentation
  2. El Paso Diabetes Association – Certificate of Appreciation, Invited Speaker
  3. Southwest Association of Hispanic American Physicians – third Place Poster Presentation
  4. 2012 ED Leadership Award VA Central California Health Care System


  1. Leon-Sanchez A, Arzabala A, Khan A, Hernandez G. Pancreatitis leading to Thormbotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura/Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome. El Paso Physician 2010:33;5-8 



  2. De La Zerda, D, Leon-Sanchez, A, El Jammal H, Boerhinger C, Dinov I, Deedwania, P. Is the measurement of B-type natriuretic peptide in the emergency room useful in established congestive heart failure exacerbation? 13th Annual Scientific meeting of the Heart Failure Society of America. Sept. 13-16, 2009, Boston, MA


  3. Leon-Sanchez A. Escobar-Naranjo A. Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis in Miliary Tuberculosis. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 181;2010:A3154