Dr. Roy Cardoso, MD

Dr. Roy Cardoso, MD

Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 43
(20)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Roy Cardoso, MD is a hand and upper extremity surgery doctor who practices in Plantation, FL. He is 43 years old and has been practicing for 15 years. Read his story

350 N Pine Island Rd Ste 200

Plantation, FL 33324

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • 29 More

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Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
very high
more than 97% of peers
Limb Pain
very high
more than 93% of peers
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
high
more than 86% of peers

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Dr. Cardoso's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cardoso "Roy Cardoso M.D. is a board certified Hand & Upper Extremity Surgeon who specializes in the hand and upper extremity. He earned his medical degree from George Washington University School of Medicine. Dr. Cardoso completed his residency in orthopaedic surgery at the University of California Davis in Sacramento and a Hand and Upper Extremity Fellowship at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, in Winston-Salem, NC. He was Assistant Professor of Hand and Upper extremity at the University of Miami for three years where he helped train a number of residents and fellows in hand and upper extremity surgery. He has had the opportunity to lecture both internationally and nationally on various topics including brachial plexus injuries and injuries of the wrist and elbow. He has also participated in a number of volunteer medical trips overseas. He was chosen as a young leader in 2011 by the American Society for Surgery of the Hand.Prior to joining Orthopaedic Associates he was treating patients at the Miami Hand Center."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cardoso "I am committed to providing my patients with compassionate and quality care."
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Specialties

  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture

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Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Trigger Finger Release

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • George Washington University School Medicine & Health Science
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Tulane University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Tulane University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of California-Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Wake Forest Medical Center-Winston-Salem
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cardoso has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cardoso's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cardoso to family and friends
4.2
based on 20 total reviews (6 with comments)
Dr. Cardoso's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (6)
in Cooper City |
Dr. Cardio did an excellent job with my wrist surgery and really cares about his patients. I'm very grateful.
in Hollywood, FL |
Dr. Cardoso is an incredibly gifted Dr. He has helped me with various conditions including surgery. His level of connection with patients and his knowledge is second to none. I have a very active lifestyle and I feel great knowing I can count on Dr Cardoso
Chandler, AZ |
If I could leave NO STAR I would. I schedule my appointment at the Miami Lakes office cause it is closer to my job... but I need to make clear that I have never, ever being mistreated like this before for me is unthinkable that at a Dr's office that can happen.... terrible experience
in Miami, Florida |
Dr. Cardoso performed an operation on my tendons and three months later I feel great! He was very communicative and attentive and I felt very comfortable with him. His office is very clean and you don't have to wait a long time in his office. I'm very happy with my care!
in Miami, FL |
His an excellent Doctor!
in Miami Lakes, FL |
Dr. Cardoso made sure I was comfortable every step of the way. He answered all my questions and concerns and made me feel at ease. Amazing doctor!
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Dr. Cardoso accepts 38 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    Blue Select
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • Coventry Health Care
    Group Plan PPO
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
    Employer Group Open Access HMO
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
    Tricare
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Tricare
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Medicaid
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Neighborhood Health Partnership
    Options PPO
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Cardoso has admitting privileges

Westside Regional Medical Center
8201 W Broward Blvd
Plantation, FL 33324
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