Dr. Linda Cendales, MD

Dr. Linda Cendales, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Linda Cendales, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Durham, NC and has been practicing for 17 years. She graduated from Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana-Xochimilco in 1992 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.


Durham, NC 27710

Contact Information

(919) 681-7514

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Hand Fracture
more than 10% of peers
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
more than 10% of peers
Hand Conditions
more than 9% of peers

Dr. Cendales'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. Cendales "I am a hand transplant surgeon with formal training in hand and microsurgery and transplant surgery. I enjoy working with adults and children who need hand surgery and/or upper extremity reconstruction. I treat conditions that involve the hand including occupational related injuries and trauma. That can include carpel tunnel tendon and nerve injuries and hand transplants. I'm fortunate to work with a team that provides outstanding patient care."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Cendales does not have any board certifications listed.

11  Conditions Treated

1  Procedures

  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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.


  • Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana-Xochimilco
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Hospital General
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Christine M. Kleinert Institute For Hand and Microsurgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Emory University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • National Institutes Of Health
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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