Wael Sankar, MD, MA

Wael Sankar, MD, MA

Psychiatry, Inpatient Consultative Hospitalist

  • Education

  • University of Central Florida, College of Medicine (Internal Medicine Internship and Residency) Orlando, FL
  • Ross University School of Medicine (Doctor of Medicine, Highest Honor) Roseau, Dominica
  • Florida State University (Master of Arts in International Affairs, with Distinction) Tallahassee, FL
  • Nova Southeastern University (Bachelor of Science in Biology, with Distinction) Bachelor of Science in Business Administration) Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Board Certification

  • Internal Medicine
  • Memberships

  • Institute for Healthcare Improvement
  • American College of Physicians
  • Salybia Mission Project
  • Alpha Chi

Wael Sankar, MD is part of our Health First team with a specialization in internal medicine/nocturnist.

Dr. Sankar completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at the University of Central Florida in Orlando, FL. He attended Ross University School of Medicine in Roseau, Dominica where he earned his Doctor of Medicine, Highest Honor. He attended Florida State University in Tallahassee where he earned his Master of Arts in international affairs with a concentration in economics and political science. He earned his Bachelor of Science in biology and his Bachelor of Science in business administration from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, FL.

Dr. Sankar was awarded Best Teacher in recognition of his efforts to teach University of Central Florida Medical Students in Orlando, FL in 2016. He is Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates certified, as well as basic life support, and advanced cardiac life support, certified. Dr. Sankar is fluent in English, with Arabic as his native language.


Practice Information

Hospitalist Program Office

Hospital Locations

  • Health First's Cape Canaveral Hospital
    701 W. Cocoa Beach Cswy
    Cocoa Beach, FL 32931
  • Phone: 321.799.7111
  • Health First's Holmes Regional Medical Center
    1350 South Hickory Street
    Melbourne, FL 32901
  • Phone: 321.434.7000
  • Health First's Palm Bay Hospital
    1425 Malabar Road NE
    Palm Bay, FL 32907
  • Phone: 321.434.8000
  • Health First's Viera Hospital
    8745 N. Wickham Rd
    Melbourne, FL 32940
  • Phone: 321.434.9000