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Surgical Specialist, Orthopaedic Surgeon
26 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (24)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Andrew Sands is Average. Dr. Sands has been reviewed by 52 patients who have provided 24 comments. The rating is 3 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
Promptness 3.4
Courteous Staff 3.9
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
Bedside Manner 2.9
Spends Time with Me 2.9
Follows Up After Visit 2.8

Specialties & Research

Dr. Andrew Sands, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Leg Fracture (Tibial Fractures)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Sports Medicine

Education & Awards

Dr. Sands graduated from New York Medical College, Valhalla. He has 1 awards.

Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (1999 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)


Dr. Sands has 16 hospital affiliations:

  • Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center 
  • SVCMC St Vincent's Hospital Manhattan 


  • German
  • Dutch
  • Korean
  • Mandarin
  • Japanese
  • Yiddish
  • Spanish
  • Chinese
  • Italian
  • Russian

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Additional Information
Dr. Andrew Kenneth Sands MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 26 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Andrew K. Sands practice?
Dr. Andrew Sands has 4 office locations.
Dr. Andrew Sands practices Orthopaedic Surgery near New York, NY.
Additional practice locations include: Brooklyn, NY.
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