July 17, 1998
Ana Sanchez Seydel, M.D., is returning home to Chula Vista to practice general surgery with her father, R. Edward Sanchez, M.D. Dr. Seydel completed her surgical training at the University of Rochester, N.Y., after graduating with honors from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine in 1991. Following the family footsteps is nothing new for Dr. Seydel, who did her undergraduate studies at Stanford University, just as her father, mother and two older brothers.
She spend two extra years of surgical training in Rochester in gastrointestinal diseases. Dr. Seydel joined her father's practice July 1 at 754 Medical Center Court, Suite 203, Chula Vista. Both physicians are affiliated with Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center.
Dr. Seydel is a 1982 graduate of Bonita Vista High School, where she was senior class president and earned All County Honors in volleyball and All League honors in basketball and softball. She also played softball for Stanford.
She and her husband Gerald have two children and plan to reside in Bonita.