Oscar Sanchez, M.D.
Physician, Kaiser Permanente, Denver, CO
Industry: Healthcare | Medicine
Oscar Sanchez is a physician at Kaiser Permanente - Colorado. Dr. Sanchez specialties include interventional spine medicine rehabilitation and musculoskeletal disorders. His expertise includes Neuro Rehabilitation, Brain Injury Medicine and Electrodiagnostic Medicine.
Originally from Bogotá, Colombia, Dr. Sanchez earned his medical degree from Rosario Medical School in 1997, practicing General Medicine in greater Bogota, Colombia for two years before moving to the United States to continue his post-graduate studies in medicine.
Dr. Sanchez completed his U.S. residency training in 2005, specializing in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. He worked three years as Medical Director of the pain clinic at Regional West Medical Center in Scottsbluff Nebraska, focusing on general pain management and musculoskeletal rehabilitation.
In 2009, Dr. Sanchez returned to Houston, Texas to join Baylor College of Medicine as Assistant Professor in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Associate Director of the Baylor/UT Alliance residency training program.
Dr. Sanchez joined Kaiser Permanente-Colorado in 2012, to pursue his professional interests and expertise in Musculoskeletal/Spine Rehabilitation and Electrodiagnostic Medicine and non-surgical treatment of spine disorders including interventional procedures for pain, electrodiagnosis (EMG/NCS) and Neuro-Rehabilitation
Dr. Sanchez is fluent in English and Spanish. He is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Traumatic Brain Injury. He is an active member of:
- American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
- American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine
- International Spine Intervention Society