Dr. Sergio Mendoza, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Spine Surgery • Male • Age 48

30 Duke Medicine Cir
Durham, NC 27710
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Hospital Quality

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Duke University Hospital
2301 Erwin Road
Durham, NC 27710

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Mendoza

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mendoza to family and friends is 3.3 out of 5 5 1 16

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Duke University Spine Center
Duke Clinic
30 Duke Medicine Cir
Durham, NC 27710
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    Dr. Mendoza's Experience

    Dr. Mendoza's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery
    • Orthopedic Spine Reconstructive Surgery
    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    Dr. Mendoza says...

    • Adult Scoliosis Correction
    • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
    • Cervical Disc Replacement
    • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
    • Cervical Spine Surgery
    • Complex Spine Surgery
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
    • Kyphosis Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Lumbar Disc Replacement
    • Lumbar Laminectomy
    • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
    • Open Spine Fracture Treatment
    • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Scoliosis Surgery
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Spinal Spacer Procedure
    • Spine & Back Procedures
    • Spine Fracture Treatment
    • Spine Surgery
    • Steroid Injection
    • Thoracic Disc Surgery
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    • Adult Scoliosis
    • Arthritis of the Spine
    • Atlantoaxial Fusion
    • Cervical Herniated Disc
    • Cervical Spine Disorders
    • Cervical Spine Fracture
    • Congenital Spine Disorders
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Degenerative Scoliosis
    • Degenerative Spine Diseases
    • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Kyphosis
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Herniated Disc
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Metastatic Disease
    • Myelopathy
    • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scheuermann's Disease
    • Scoliosis
    • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Instability
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    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Dislocation
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Thoracic Disc Disorders
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for North Carolina.
    • 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

    Pontifical Catholic University Of Chile / Faculty Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1989

    Internship Hospital

    Pontifical Catholic University Of Chile / Faculty Of Medicine
    Complete in 1991

    Residency Hospital

    Pontifical Catholic University Of Chile / Faculty Of Medicine
    Complete in 1996

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
    Complete in 2002

    Undergraduate Schools

    Pontifical Catholic University Of Chile / Faculty Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1989
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Mendoza & Staff

    • English
    • German
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Mendoza's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Mendoza

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mendoza to family and friends

    16 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Mendoza's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    15 responses
    same as
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 15 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Mendoza
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    14 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Duke University Spine Center
    Duke Clinic
    30 Duke Medicine Cir
    Durham, NC 27710
    (919) 613-7797 (Office)
    (919) 681-7366 (Fax)
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
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    Experience with Dr. Mendoza
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
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