Shelley Sandiford, MD

Family Medicine, Primary Care | More

Clinical Associate of Family Medicine

UChicago Medicine Medical Group is comprised of UCM Care Network Medical Group, Inc. and Primary Healthcare Associates, S.C. UChicago Medicine Medical Group physicians are not employees or agents of The University of Chicago Medical Center, The University of Chicago or UChicago Medicine Ingalls Memorial.

Shelley Sandiford, MD, is a board-certified physician who specializes in family medicine. She is committed to delivering holistic care to men, woman and children of all ages, and she creates care plans that meet each individual patient’s needs and health goals.

Dr. Sandiford is determined to help her patients maintain their health. She offers preventive care, which not only includes regular check-ups, immunizations and screenings, but she also works with her patients to detect and/or avoid injury, illness and other medical conditions before they become serious.

In addition to treating common conditions, Dr. Sandiford manages chronic illnesses including hypertension diabetes and asthma. Her aim is to work with patients to avoid complications and achieve their best health. Dr. Sandiford views health care as a team approach involving both the physician and the patient, and she takes pride in assisting her patients achieve healthy lives.

Medical Education

  • University of the West Indies


  • Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare


  • Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Aetna HMO (specialists only)
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO (specialists only)
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI) (specialists only)
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare *see insurance page
  • Aetna Better Health *see insurance page
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Choice Plus POS/PPO
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO) (specialists only)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • BCBS Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Plus HMO
  • United Choice HMO (specialists only)
  • University of Chicago Health Plan (UCHP)
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At a Glance

Practicing Since2003

Board Certifications

  • Family Medicine

Languages Spoken

  • English