Dr. Laurence R Sands, MD



Colon Surgery & Rectal Surgery     -  Florida,  Miami

 Overview

Dr. Laurence R Sands, MD works in Miami, Florida is a specialist in Colon Surgery & Rectal Surgery, General Surgery and graduated Cleveland Clin Fl in 1996. Dr. Sands is affiliated with University of Miami Hospital and practicing for 27 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Colon Surgery & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

 Conditions

  • Adult Allergy
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Charcot Reconstruction
  • Chelation Therapy
  • Chronic Renal Insufficiency
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cupping Therapy
  • Dystonia 7, Torsion
  • Herpes Simplex Virus Antenatal Infection
  • Hypnosis (Medical Hypnotherapy)
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Jaw Dystonia
  • Minimally Invasive Resection of Mediastinal Tumor
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Type 1C
  • Photosensitivity
  • Renal Artery Stenosis (RAS)

 Procedures

  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Sphincterotomy

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Board Certified by the American Board of Surgery

 Years Since Graduation

  • 27

 State License

  • Florida

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Fellowship Hospital


Cleveland Clin Fl

Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA

Year completed: 1996

 Awards

1   ACS
2   SGS
3   ASCS

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 University Of Miami CRS

1475 North West 12th Avenue
Florida (FL)
Miami,
33136

  (305) 243-9110

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



University Of Miami CRS, 1475 North West 12th Avenue, Miami, Florida (FL), 33136



Map for Dr. Laurence R Sands, MD: 1475 North West 12th Avenue, Miami, Florida, 33136


 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Care HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
  • Emblem Health
  • EmblemHealth
  • Employer Group Open Access HMO
  • Employer Group PPO
  • GEHA
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Humana
  • LocalPlus
  • MedHealthInsurance
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • NetworkBlue
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • POMCO Group
  • Preferred PPO
  • Select HMO
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation
  • Worker's Compensation WC

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 Affiliated Hospitals


University of Miami Hospital photo


University of Miami Hospital

1400 North West 12th Avenue Florida FL, Miami, 33136

University of Miami Hospital is a hospital located in Miami, FL. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 8 of 15 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 5 of 15 procedures.




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