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Department Kidney Medicine
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston Hospital
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston Hospital
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston Hospital

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • 24 H Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Dialysis
  • Dialysis Evaluation
  • Dialysis Evaluation for End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
  • Dialysis Evaluation for Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hypertension Management
  • Intensive Care Nephrology
  • Kidney Biopsy
  • Kidney Dialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Transplantation
  • Ultrafiltration
  • Urine Protein Test
View all 17 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Abnormal Kidney Function
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Acute Renal Failure
  • Adrenal disorders
  • Albuminuria
  • Alkalosis
  • Alport Syndrome
  • Anemia
  • Blood In The Urine
  • Calcium Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Chronic Membranus Nephritis
  • Creatine Elevation
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Cystic Disease
  • Diabetic Kidney Disease
  • Diabetic Renal Failure
  • End Stage Renal Disease
  • Fabry's Disease
  • Glomerular Diseases
  • Goodpasture Syndrome
  • Gout
  • Hemolytic Anemia
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypertension - High Blood Pressure
  • Iron Deficiency Anemia
  • Kidney Adenocarcinoma
  • Kidney and Adrenal Stones
  • Kidney Biopsy
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Cysts, Simple
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Function Problems
  • Kidney Infections
  • Kidney Stones
  • Metabolic Diseases
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Nephritis
  • Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidus
  • Nephrology
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Pheochromocytoma
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Renal Artery Disease
  • Renal Disease
  • Renal Failure
  • Renal Insufficiency
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sjogren's Syndrome
  • Swollen Leg
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Vasculitis
View all 58 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights



  • Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine - Nephrology

Specialty Interests

Dialysis, chronic kidney disease, general nephrology, glomerulonephritis, hypertension, predialysis care, renal biopsies, renal diseases

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Dianne Sandy, MD.

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 12/21/2022, Dr. Sandy has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

353 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

83 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2023

Dr. Sandy has always been wonderful to deal with. Her ability to explain medical issues and recommendations is unparalleled.

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2023

She is the best.

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2023

Dr. Sandy is excellent

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2023

Dr. Sandy's "visits" are consistently a good experience.

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2023

Dr. Davis answered all my questioms optimisticly snd trithfully. She was patient, clear and complete.

Reviewed on Feb 13, 2023

Dr. Sandy is one of the best doctors that I have had the pleasure of going to at Cleveland Clinic. She is caring and detailed in her evaluation and Instructions. She also responds quickly to messages left on My Chart.

Reviewed on Feb 13, 2023

I have had problems with my former primary, Dr. Stephenson, particularly with her or her staff responding to calls and My Chart

Reviewed on Feb 13, 2023

Dr. Sandy made me aware of possible changes in my condition and discussed long term medical treatments.

Reviewed on Feb 8, 2023

My first appointment at cc. So impressed with Dr Sandy and her nurse. Everyone was heldful and friendly.

Reviewed on Feb 8, 2023

My experience in the Nephrology department is always GREAT! I have such a caring and compassion physician that I always leave my appointment in an uplift manner. Thank you CCF

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2023

DR Sandy is beyond EXCELLENT.

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2023

Wonderful doctor. Good listener and extremely knowledgable.

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2023

Dr.Sandy s assistant is very good and has an excellent way with patients.

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2023

Dr. Sandy is very thorough.

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2023

She provided to me clear information about my case and provided me comfort to my concern about my situation.

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2023

Dr. Sandy is incredible!

Reviewed on Jan 20, 2023

Dr Sandy is a very good doctor and very nice person

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2023

Staff is courteous and knowledgeable. Considering how busy the Clinic has become the Doctor is punctual to the appointment room.

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2023

Dr. Sandy very good doctorHighly recommend

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2023

I have been with the dr for many years.she is a great dr and her nurse is very good as well.i would give her a 5 on all categories.

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2023

I am treated very well and have confidense in the dr treatment.

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2023

I have been with dr sandy and clevland clinic they are both top notch

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2023

Dr Sandy is a fabulous dr who communicates and cares for her patients .

Reviewed on Jan 9, 2023

Dr. Sandy is FANTASTIC!

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2023

Dr Sandy and team are very good

Reviewed on Dec 12, 2022

She seemed to care about my wellbeing and explained benefits of healthy practices.

Reviewed on Dec 12, 2022

Thankfully, I've always had positive experiences with all providers and staff.

Reviewed on Dec 8, 2022

Thank you, Dr. Sandy! Very thorough and concerned. This is what we needed.

Reviewed on Dec 8, 2022

Dr Sandy is an excellent doctor, she cares about the patient and also about the patient as a person. HIGHLY recommend Dr. Sandy, and in fact have already recommended her.

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2022

Dr Sandy is a great physician. She takes her time with you, explains all test results with understanding. She answers all questions and let's you talk.

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2022

Dr. Sandy always listens to my list of concerns and responds with testing and prescriptions as necessary.

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2022

Dr. Sandy always is so thorough, patient and kind. She is an expert in her field of nephrology and my mother and I are blessed to have her as our doctor. We know she is there for us. Either by MyChart or a call to her office. Much appreciation :)

Reviewed on Nov 16, 2022

Dr Sandy is the BEST all around.

Reviewed on Nov 14, 2022

Dr Sandy is one of the best dr there. She is awesome and very thorough and spends time with her patience

Reviewed on Nov 14, 2022

Dr Sandy is one of the best. She is awesome. Very thorough. Listens and ask questions and does a thorough exam/.

Reviewed on Nov 4, 2022

Dr. Sandy is without any doubt one of the best physician who has taken care of my wife and I. She is very outgoing and not only we see her as our doctor, but as our best friend. Over the years we have been under her care, she has provided not only with outstanding care, but advice as to quality of life as we age.

Reviewed on Oct 31, 2022

Dr. Sandy is the absolute best!

Reviewed on Oct 27, 2022

She is the best doctor that I have seen at Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2022

You are a very efficient medical institution , have excellent doctors and medical staff.

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2022

Love to have Dr. Sandy as my doctor

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2022

All good Dr Sandy is great!!!!

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2022

The provider showed a lot of concern about my health

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2022

Dr.Sandy was friendly and warm.Liked her very much.

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2022

Dr Sandy was very professional, informative

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2022

Dr Sandy, listens and answers all my concerns. She take time to explain.

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2022

Dr sandy and staff are very precise and patient

Reviewed on Sep 19, 2022

Dr. Sandy followed up by including Dr. Charles office to help me get a required appt

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2022

My experience with Dr. Sandy has been second to none.

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2022

I have had excellent treatment and outcomes. She speaks my language and is very articulate and always seems that she cares about me. It's a pleasure having her for my kidneys physician.

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2022

Dr. Sandy has been my nephrologist for the last 11 years at Cleveland Clinic. She is a seasoned professional and extremely skilled at her profession. She goes above and beyond with ensuring that my health is thoroughly monitored by requesting all necessary tests and lab works to make sure my transplanted kidney functions remains at an optimum level. I am fortunate to have her as my nephrologist since receiving my kidney transplant. I am thoroughly satisfied with the care and concern for my health that Dr. Sandy provides to me.

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2022


Reviewed on Aug 23, 2022

I am proud to be a patient of the dr who is very caring and puts my health first.

Reviewed on Aug 22, 2022

Dr. Sandy is wonderful

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2022

Dr. Sandy was very professional knowledgeable and helpful in discussing my medical condition with me and provided timely feedback to my primary physician.

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2022

Dr. Sandy was very supportive and provided me with information regarding my future treatment

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2022

As always, Dr Sandy takes the time to go over my labs, explaining the outcomes and takes time to go over my list of questions, answering everyone. She also is quick to respond to any text questions I may have when issues arise. I couldn't be under better care.

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2022

One of the best Doctor I see at Cleveland Clinic. Dr. Sandy

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2022

Dr. Sandy is an excellent doctor, I trusted her 100%, and I feel that she genuinely cares about me as a patient and a person.

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2022

Dr. Sandy is a knowledgeable and personable professional. I adore her!

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2022

One of the best and very caring physician

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2022

Best doctor I haver had

Reviewed on Jul 5, 2022

Dr. Sandy is a very caring, compassionate professional. Always accepting of questions and providing answers. She goes all out to to make sure follow ups are completed and responds via phone or email promptly in a timely manner.

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2022

Dr. Sandy is very professional, knowledgeable and trustworthy. She responds very quickly to my requests and questions are answered in such a way as to ensure understanding.

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2022

Dr. Sandy is very patient, kind and thorough. She is wonderful to deal with.

Reviewed on Jun 20, 2022

Dr. Sandy was excellent as usual. We went over my lab work, discussed my current health situation, and then she gave me a recommendation for diet and future lab work. I feel very comfortable talking to her, and she listens and is very courteous and kind.

Reviewed on Jun 14, 2022

Dr Sandy is a nice person

Reviewed on May 13, 2022

Dr Sandy is a amazing doctor and I trust her and all her decisions she has gotten me so much better since seeing her for many years

Reviewed on May 5, 2022

Dr. Sandy has excellent knowledge of kidney function and how to deal with problems.

Reviewed on May 3, 2022

Dr Sandy was wonderful

Reviewed on May 2, 2022

Dr. Sandy is excellent !

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2022

Dr. SANDY excellent

Reviewed on Apr 26, 2022

Excellent experience with Dr. Sandy, she is always kind and and very professional. I know that I am getting quality service and and first class care.

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2022

Dr. Sandy listened to me and made many suggestions that I will follow.

Reviewed on Apr 12, 2022

Dr Sandy is special

Reviewed on Apr 6, 2022

Dr. Sandy is very knowledgeable, warm and I had a totally great visit with her

Reviewed on Apr 4, 2022

Dr. Sandy is exceptional! I feel very lucky to have her as my doctor. Thank you Dr. Sandy!

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2022

Dr Sandy and Nurse Cathy are very attentive, always.

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2022

Dr. Sandy provided detailed information about the diagnosis, follow-up steps and expected outcomes.

Reviewed on Mar 30, 2022

Dr. Sandy is great to work with. She takes as much time as is needed and is always interested in making sure you understand any issues. This was a quick visit as all was stable.

Reviewed on Mar 29, 2022

Great experience and efficient and caring doctor.

Reviewed on Mar 29, 2022

Dr. Sandy is always a 5+. Knowledgeable, patient, engaging, and kind :).. Would recommend Dr. Sandy without reservation.Blessed to have Dr. Sandy as my doctor!

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2022

Dr Sandy is the Best! She explains very well, when I have questions. She takes time with you. I like that about her.

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2022

We love Cleveland clinic, all doctors are very good and caring, saved my husband life.Thanks very much

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