Meet Dr. Sanchez
Lawrence Sanchez, M.D. is a family medicine specialist with over 23 years of experience serving families across the country. His rich, cross-industry background has allowed him to develop a special empathy for patients of all walks of life. After working as a family medicine provider in Wisconsin for nearly 20 years, Dr. Sanchez founded Blue Elk Family Clinic, allowing him to fill a great need in the Nashville, IN area for approachable, quality family medicine. His patients know him for his well-rounded, holistic philosophy and his desire to make everyone feel welcome.
Education and License
Dr. Sanchez graduated from the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine in 1998 with his medical degree. He completed his residency in Wisconsin and is certified to practice family medicine in the state of Indiana.
Dr. Sanchez has worked in a variety of settings, including family practice, nursing home clinics, and more. He also has a diverse background that includes criminal justice work and real estate. His vast knowledge of multiple industries and areas of medicine allows him to understand what patients are going through at every stage of life, regardless of background. His most important area of expertise is being a doctor that patients feel comfortable sharing their stories.
He specializes in helping patients to manage anxiety, depression, and other behavioral disorders through listening, counseling, and prescribing beneficial treatments. He also uses GeneSight, a genetic testing system that helps doctors develop treatments based on the patient's unique genetic makeup. Together, these specialties make Dr. Sanchez an expert at identifying the needs of patients and their families, walking with them on the journey toward better health and a more satisfying life.
"Dr. Sanchez is very personable. He took the time to listen and to ask questions about my condition. He has been working with me on a game plan"
"Great Man, Good Doctor, caring, thorough, nice normal Doctor!"
"I really like Dr. He really cares about his patients. I am gald I found a Dr like him."
"Dr. Sanchez is a great doctor! He’s very understanding and listens to your concerns. I highly recommend him. The office is clean and welcoming and staff is professional and caring."
"I am always extremely pleased with Dr. Sanchez and his office staff. Dr. Sanchez always explains everything so I understand. I am so happy I found his office!"
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