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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 38

300 S Pierce St Ste 202
El Cajon, CA 92020
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Dr. McCandless' Experience

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Dr. McCandless' Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

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Sharp Coronado Hospital
250 Prospect Pl
Coronado, CA 92118
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5555 Grossmont Center Dr
La Mesa, CA 91942

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Same Day Next Day
Active Life Orthopedics
Active Life Orthopedics
300 S Pierce St Ste 202
El Cajon, CA 92020
Active Life Orthopedics
Active Life Orthopedics, Coronado island
230 Prospect Pl Ste 350
Coronado, CA 92118
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    Dr. McCandless' Experience

    Dr. McCandless' Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
    • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Surgery
    • Computer-Assisted Total Hip Replacement
    • Computer-Assisted Total Knee Replacement
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Excision of Femur or Knee
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
    • Fracture Care
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revision
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revision
    • Knee Surgery
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
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    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Shoulder Surgery
    • Steroid Injection
    • Synovial Biopsy
    • Total Hip Replacement
    • Total Knee Replacement
    • Total Knee Replacement Revision
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Back Pain
    • Baker’s Cyst
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Deposition Disease
    • Chondromalacia of the Patella (Runner's Knee)
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Femur Fracture
    • Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Gout
    • Hammer Toe
    • Hip Arthritis
    • Hip Dysplasia
    • Hip Fracture
    • Hip Pain
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
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    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Injuries
    • Knee Pain
    • Knee Sprain
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pelvic Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Rotator Cuff Injuries
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Shoulder Diseases
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Shoulder Pain
    • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Sports Injuries
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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    Background Check for Dr. McCandless

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.

    0 Sanctions

    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    CASE WESTERN RESERVE UNIV SCH OF MED
    Graduated in 2004

    Internship Hospital

    Metro Health Hosp/Case Wstn Rsvr University
    Complete in 2005
    University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Medical Center
    Complete in 2005

    Residency Hospital

    University of Utah Hospital
    Complete in 2009

    Fellowship Hospital

    Total Joint Replacement and Revision Fellowship At The University Of Utah
    Complete in 2010
    University of Utah Hospital
    Complete in 2010

    Undergraduate Schools

    University of Cincinnati / Main Campus
    Graduated in 2000
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. McCandless & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

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    Dr. McCandless' Hospital Quality

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    3.8
    • 13 Star Ratings
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    3.8 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. McCandless to family and friends

    3.8 out of 5

    13 responses

    Dr. McCandless' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.2 out of 5

    13 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.2 out of 5

    13 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.2 out of 5

    13 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. McCandless

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.8 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.9 out of 5

    13 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.8 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    Active Life Orthopedics
    300 S Pierce St Ste 202
    El Cajon, CA 92020
    (619) 210-0719 (Office)
    (619) 589-5492 (Fax)
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    Active Life Orthopedics
    Active Life Orthopedics, Coronado island
    230 Prospect Pl Ste 350
    Coronado, CA 92118
    (619) 210-0719 (Office)
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