Dr. Paulo Cancado, MD

Dr. Paulo Cancado, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Paulo Cancado, MD is a neurology specialist in Kennewick, WA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Fed University Minas Gerais in 1990 and specializes in neurology.

216 W 10th Ave Ste 304

Kennewick, WA 99336

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Advantra
  • Aetna
  • Allegiance Health Plans
  • Asuris Northwest Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • 26 More

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

120  Conditions Treated


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2  Procedures

Background Check

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  • Federal University Of Minas Gerais / Faculty Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Fed University Minas Gerais
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Utah Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Utah Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cancado's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cancado to family and friends
21 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

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Dr. Cancado's 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

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Cancado was very professional, however there was an issue with billing. There was a question about Co-Pay. My card says "May charge up to $20 Co-Pay". As there was a question on this matter it was decided to wait until the insurance came through and I would pay the rest. The insurance has...more
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My PCP left and referred me to this neurologist. I had a prescription plan and he said he wasnt comfortable contuing my previous rx plan. But he'll give me these alternates instead! They're staff is very confusing. I don't recommend him as an after care doc. I have had an anaplastic astrocytoma 18...more
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After having been under the care of two previous Neurologists in the area, and found their care in both instances to be mediocre I have been both surprised and pleased to be under Dr. Canado's care and am experiencing definite improvement in my condition. It has been under his care when proper...more
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Thank you Rose, we happy Dr. Cancado could help w/your condition and appreciate your business. Thank you for the kind words.

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I've seen Dr. Cancado twice for a EMG/Nerve conduction study on my arms. He is a nice man & I enjoyed talking & laughing w/him during the testing. He was gentle during the test which can be uncomfortable. He listened to all my concerns and diagnosed my problems correctly. I have sent several...more
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Dr Cancado has been excellent and successful in treating my epilepsy. He got me on the right meds instead of operating on my brain like a national acclaimed neurologist wanted to. He has successfully diagnosed others when other Drs said it just was "aging". (they missed the Parkinson's) but he...more
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