Javier E. Sanchez, M.D.


Dr. Sanchez considers it a personal challenge to treat patients who have been told they have a problem that cannot be resolved. He believes that finding a solution for these complex patients is the most rewarding part of his job.

Fluent in both English and Spanish, Dr. Sanchez is frequently invited to speak at scientific meetings and educational activities throughout the U.S., Central America and South America.


  • M.D., University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico
  • Residency (Internal Medicine), University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine
  • Fellowship (Cardiology and Electrophysiology), UAB School of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases

Board Certification

  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease and Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology)


  • Alpha Omega Alpha National Honor Medical Society
  • Class President, University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine
  • Ben Freidman Award for Best Medicine Resident, UAB School of Medicine
  • Argus Award for Best Teaching Medicine Resident, UAB School of Medicine
  • Best Teaching Fellow Award, UAB School of Medicine


  • American College of Cardiology
  • Heart Rhythm Society
  • Travis County Medical Society
  • Texas Medical Association