logo

Robert Sandler, MD

Robert Sandler, MD

Gastroenterology Chapel Hill, NC

Professor of Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine

Office Address

Office Map
  • 101 Manning Dr
    Bioinformatics Bldg, CB 7080
    Chapel Hill, NC 27599
    Phone: (919) 966-4996
    Fax: (919) 843-5515

Dr. Sandler's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Gastroenterology: General Gastroenterology

Dr. Sandler's Education & Medical Training

  • George Washington UniversityGeorge Washington UniversityResidency, Internal Medicine
  • VA Medical Center (Washington DC)VA Medical Center (Washington DC)Residency, Internal Medicine
  • Yale Univ Sch of MedYale University School of MedicineMedical School

Dr. Sandler's Certifications & Licensure

  • NC State Medical LicenseNC State Medical License1978 - 2015
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineGastroenterology

Dr. Sandler's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • American Gastroenterological AssociationFellow (AGAF)American Gastroenterological Association, 2007
  • American College of GastroenterologyFellow (FACG)American College of Gastroenterology

Dr. Sandler's Publications & Presentations

PubMed | Citations by Web of Science®

Grant Support

  • Risk Factors For Asymptomatic Diverticulosis
    Risk Factors For Asymptomatic DiverticulosisNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2012 - 2012
  • Biostatistics And Data Management Core
    Biostatistics And Data Management CoreNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2010 - 2012
  • Administrative Core And Enrichment Program
    Administrative Core And Enrichment ProgramNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2010 - 2012
  • Intestinal Microbiota, Diet And Risk Of Colorectal Adenomas
    Intestinal Microbiota, Diet And Risk Of Colorectal AdenomasNational Cancer Institute
    2009 - 2012
  • Cancer Care Outcomes Research And Surveillance (CANCORS)
    Cancer Care Outcomes Research And Surveillance (CANCORS)National Cancer Institute
    2009 - 2011
  • Clinical Trial: Vitamin D/Calcium Polyp Prevention Study
    Clinical Trial: Vitamin D/Calcium Polyp Prevention StudyNational Center For Research Resources
    2008 - 2008
  • Inflammation, Obesity And Risk Of Colorectal Adenomas
    Inflammation, Obesity And Risk Of Colorectal AdenomasNational Cancer Institute
    2006 - 2010
  • Core--Biostatistics And Data Management
    Core--Biostatistics And Data ManagementNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2005 - 2009
  • Core--Administrative
    Core--AdministrativeNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2005 - 2009
  • Vitamin D/Calcium Polyp Prevention Study
    Vitamin D/Calcium Polyp Prevention StudyNational Center For Research Resources
    2005 - 2007
  • Short Term Research Training
    Short Term Research TrainingNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2004 - 2012
  • Prognostic &Predictive  Factors In Outcome Of Patients With Colorectal Cancer:
    Prognostic &Predictive Factors In Outcome Of Patients With Colorectal Cancer:National Cancer Institute
    2004 - 2008
  • Digestive Disease Eqidemiology Training Program
    Digestive Disease Eqidemiology Training ProgramNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2004 - 2008
  • Aspirin And Folic Acid In The Prevention Of Colon Polyps
    Aspirin And Folic Acid In The Prevention Of Colon PolypsNational Center For Research Resources
    2004 - 2005
  • Medical Student Scholars Program At UNC Niddk Centers
    Medical Student Scholars Program At UNC Niddk CentersNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2004 - 2006
  • Population Study Of Rectal Cancer In Blacks And Whites
    Population Study Of Rectal Cancer In Blacks And WhitesNational Cancer Institute
    2001 - 2005
  • NC Colorectal Cancer Care Outcomes Research Study
    NC Colorectal Cancer Care Outcomes Research StudyNational Cancer Institute
    2001 - 2008
  • Aspirin &Folate In The Prevention Of Colon Polyps
    Aspirin &Folate In The Prevention Of Colon PolypsNational Center For Research Resources
    2000 - 2000
  • Pilot And Feasibility Studies
    Pilot And Feasibility StudiesNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2000 - 2002
  • Barrett'S Esophagus Surveillance Trial (BEST)
    Barrett'S Esophagus Surveillance Trial (BEST)National Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2000 - 2001
  • Racial Disparities In Rectal Cancer
    Racial Disparities In Rectal CancerAgency For Healthcare Research And Quality
    2000 - 2002
  • Core--Data Management
    Core--Data ManagementAgency For Healthcare Research And Quality
    2000 - 2002
  • Population Study Of Colon Cancer In Blacks And Whites
    Population Study Of Colon Cancer In Blacks And WhitesNational Cancer Institute
    1996 - 1999
  • Center For Gastrointestinal Biology And Disease
    Center For Gastrointestinal Biology And DiseaseNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    1995 - 2012
  • Aspirin In The Prevention Of Colon Polyps
    Aspirin In The Prevention Of Colon PolypsNational Center For Research Resources
    1995 - 2002
  • Calcium In The Prevention Of Neoplastic Polyps
    Calcium In The Prevention Of Neoplastic PolypsNational Center For Research Resources
    1995 - 1997
  • Digestive Disease Epidemiology Training Program
    Digestive Disease Epidemiology Training ProgramNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    1994 - 2011
  • Digestive Disease Research Center Core
    Digestive Disease Research Center CoreNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    1994 - 1994
  • Epidemiology Of Rectal Mucosal Proliferation
    Epidemiology Of Rectal Mucosal ProliferationNational Cancer Institute
    1992 - 2004
  • Digestive Disease Research Core Center
    Digestive Disease Research Core CenterNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    1992 - 1993
  • Digestive Diseases Epidemiology Training Program
    Digestive Diseases Epidemiology Training ProgramNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    1990 - 1993
  • Risk Factors For Colon Adenomas
    Risk Factors For Colon AdenomasNational Cancer Institute
    1988 - 1991

Dr. Sandler's Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • ODS Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

Alternate Names

  • Dr. Robert Sandler, Dr. Robert Sandler, MD, Dr. R Sandler, Dr. Robert S Sandler

13 Colleague Invites!
Is this you? If so, register to see 13 messages.

Physicians, view Dr. Sandler's full Doximity profile to:

  • Trade HIPAA-secure messages
  • Send and receive online faxes
  • Refer a patient
  • See their complete CV