Dr. Gladys Cardenas, MD

Dr. Gladys Cardenas, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Gladys Cardenas, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Wappingers Falls, NY and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from Universidad De Santiago De Chile, Facultad De Medicina in 1985 and specializes in pain medicine.

1207 Route 9 Ste 12

Wappingers Falls, NY 12590

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
very high
more than 94% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 91% of peers
Fibromyalgia
high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Cardenas's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cardenas "Our goal is to find and treat the cause of pain. We are excellent, caring and compassionate."

1  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

39  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Pain Disorder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
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19  Procedures

  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epidural Injection
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Block
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Physical Therapy
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Universidad De Chile
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Universidad De Santiago De Chile, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Westchester Co Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Ny Med Coll/Lincoln Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Ny Med Coll/Metro Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cardenas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cardenas' Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cardenas to family and friends
7 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Cardenas' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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