Robert L. Sanford, MD


Specialties
  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
Accepting New Patients
Minor & James Surgical Specialists, a division of Proliance Surgeons - First Hill
515 Minor Ave.
Suite 200
Seattle 98104
206-386-9615
206-576-3807

General Information


Biography
My goal is to deal with my patients with compassion and understanding, to be as thorough as possible in reaching an accurate diagnosis, and to work with my patients to formulate and carry out a successful treatment plan.
Specialties
  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
Education Background
Medical School: University of Chicago Division of the Biological Sciences The Pritzker School of Medicine, 1975
Fellowship: University of Washington, Seattle, WA, Gastroenterology
Languages
  • English
Professional Associations
American Gastroenterology Association; American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; American College of Physicians; Pacific Northwest Gastroenterology; Washington State Medical Association; King County Medical Society
Personal Interests
I enjoy spending time with family, hiking, playing tennis, and listening to music.

Clinical Experience

Specialties
  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
Services Provided
Clinical Interests
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Endoscopy
  • Esophogastroduodenoscopy (EGD)
  • Gallstone Dx
  • Gastroenterology
  • Gastro-Esophageal Reflux
  • Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Gastroscopy
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Liver Disease
  • Pancreatic Conditions

Reviews

Patient Ratings and Comments
 

The Patient Rating score is based on responses given during the CAHPS Patient Experience Survey. Responses are measured on a 10-point scale, with 10 being the best score. These scores are then translated to a 5-point scale in order to display results in a 5-star rating. Comments are also gathered from the same survey and displayed in their entirety with the exception of any language that may be considered slander, libel or contain private health information, which will be removed prior to publishing the comments.

4.7 out of 5 (65 Ratings, 12 Comments)

100

03/27/2016
Dr. Sanford is being very helpful in working towards a long term treatment regimen that is appropriate for my situation.
100

03/23/2016
I already recommended this provider to a relative!
50

03/15/2016
The doctor only said I had [...] (no explanation)
100

03/14/2016
What a gentle caring provider.
100

02/24/2016
I appreciate Dr Sanford following up with my via my chart in the days following my appointment with him.
100

02/17/2016
I have been seeing Dr. Sanford for several years. I have had excellent care in every way.
100

02/11/2016
Because of my insurance I had to see another provider. It made me appreciate how Dr. Sanford treats me as an adult.
90

11/23/2015
Good rapport and great sense of humor.
100

11/12/2015
Good.
100

11/05/2015
I have seen Dr. Sanford for many years, office visits and procedures, and could not ask for a better experience.
100

11/03/2015
Dr. Sanford is very professional and keeps up on the latest updates or medicine.
100

10/07/2015
Dr. Sanford calls personally with answers and test/lab work. I admire this in him -
Minor & James Surgical Specialists, a division of Proliance Surgeons - First Hill
515 Minor Ave.
Suite 200
Seattle, 98104
206-576-3807
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