Dr. Linda Cardinal, MD

Dr. Linda Cardinal, MD

General Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 57
(3)
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Dr. Linda Cardinal, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in McLean, VA. She is 57 years old and has been practicing for 27 years.

8008 Westpark Dr

McLean, VA 22102

Contact Information

(703) 287-6400

Insurance Accepted

  • Kaiser Permanente

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
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more than 66% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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more than 46% of peers
Appendicitis
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more than 31% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
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Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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 Vermont / College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Tripler Army Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Tripler Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cardinal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Vietnamese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • Virginia Hospital Center, Vice Chief, Department of Surgery

Dr. Cardinal's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cardinal to family and friends
2.3
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Cardinal's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
FAIR
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Herndon, VA |
She is one of the rudest individuals i've ever met, not just to her patients but her staff. I am elated that I am done with this woman.
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Dr. Cardinal accepts 1 insurance carrier
  • Kaiser Permanente
    Kaiser Permanente Mid-Atlantic

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Hospitals where Dr. Cardinal has admitting privileges

Virginia Hospital Center
1701 N George Mason Dr
Arlington, VA 22205
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Reston Hospital Center
1850 Town Center Pkwy
Reston, VA 20190
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