Dr. Cara McCandless, MD

Dr. Cara McCandless, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry  |  
Female  |  
Age 49
(2)
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Dr. Cara McCandless, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry doctor who practices in Bridgeville, PA. She is 49 years old and has been practicing for 23 years.

1370 Washington Pike Ste 303

Bridgeville, PA 15017

Contact Information

(412) 206-0123

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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See how frequently Dr. McCandless performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Anxiety
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more than 61% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
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more than 37% of peers
Bipolar Disorder
normal
more than 28% of peers

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Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
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Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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.

Education

  • University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • University Health Center Of Pittsburgh
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McCandless has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McCandless' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McCandless to family and friends
1.0
based on 2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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Dr. McCandless' Performance

Trustworthiness
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Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
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Time well spent
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Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
POOR
Office environment
FAIR
Staff friendliness
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Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. McCandless accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Select
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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