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Pedro Rodrigo Sandoval, MD

Board Certifications: 
Surgery
Expertise in: 
Pediatric Surgery, Transplant Surgery
Accepting New Patients
Treats Children
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Credentials & Experience

Board Certifications

  • Surgery

Clinical Expertise

  • Biliary Surgery
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Kidney Transplantation
  • Laparoscopic Living Donor Nephrectomy
  • Laparoscopic Nephrectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Liver Transplant
  • Liver Transplant, Pediatric
  • Minimally Invasive Pediatric Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Pediatric Kidney Transplantation
  • Small Bowel Transplant, Pediatric
  • Transplant Surgery, Pediatric

Specialties

Education & Training

  • Universidad Central del Ecuador, Faculty of Medical Sciences (Ecuador)
  • 1996 Universidad Central Del Ecuador
  • Residency: Case Western Reserve Medical Center
  • Residency: 2005 Case Western Reserve University
  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: 2007 NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical C

About Pedro Rodrigo Sandoval

Academic Titles

  • Assistant Professor of Surgery at CUMC

Administrative Positions

  • Associate Director of Surgical Fellowship at Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Committee/Societies/Council Memberships

  • American Society of Transplantation
  • Colegio Medico de Pichincha, Quito, Ecuador
  • Member of the Medical Board at LiveOnNY

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Gender

  • Male

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • NY Signature
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health

Affinity

  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

AgeWell

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Special Needs Plan

Amida Care

  • Special Needs Plan

Capital District Physician Health Plan

  • Capital District Physician Health Plan

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Elderplan

  • Medicare Managed Care

Emblem/GHI

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Emblem/HIP

  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • EPO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Fidelis Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Healthfirst

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Leaf (Exchange)
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

Medicare

  • Traditional Medicare (NY)

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

MVP Health Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty

UnitedHealthcare

  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

VNSNY CHOICE

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • SelectHealth
  • Special Needs Plan

WellCare

  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

*Please contact the provider’s office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.

Research

Selected Publications

Ratner LE, Sandoval PR. When Disaster Strikes: Death of a Living Organ Donor; American Journal of Transplantation; 2010; 10 1577-1581

Guarrera JV, Alkofer BJ, Sandoval PR, Feirt N, Samstein B, Smith E, Marshman D, Cogswell C, Vanatta J, Brown Jr R, Emond JC, Renz JF. Discovery of diffuse biliary microhamartomas during liver procurement; Liver Transplantation; 2007; 13 1470-1472

Tanriover B, Mohan S, Cohen DJ, Radhakrishnan J, Nikolas TL, Stone PW, Tsapepas DS, Crew RJ, Dube GK, Sandoval PR, Samstein B, Dogan E, Gaston RS, Tanriover JN, Ratner LE, Hardy MA. Kidneys at higher risk of discard: expanding the role of dual kidney transplantation; American Journal of Transplantation; 2014 Feb; 14(2); 404-415

Tsapepas DS, Mohan S, Tanriover B, Dube GK, Crew RJ, Cohen DJ, Hardy MA, Sandoval PR, Ratner LE. Impact of small variations in the delivered dose of rabbit antithymocyte induction therapy in kidney transplantation with early corticosteroid withdrawal; Transplantation; 2012 Aug; 94(4); 325-330