Dr. Hector Cardenas, MD

Dr. Hector Cardenas, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Hector Cardenas, MD is an internal medicine specialist in La Mesa, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in internal medicine.

5525 Grossmont Center Dr

La Mesa, CA 91942

Contact Information

(858) 499-2600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • Sharp Health Plan

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Dr. Cardenas' Experience

Dr. Cardenas' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

84  Conditions Treated


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5  Procedures

  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

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.


  • University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Stanford University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Stanford University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998

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

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12 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
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  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Cardenas' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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