Dr. Theodore Caliendo, MD

Dr. Theodore Caliendo, MD

Neonatal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 76
Dr. Theodore Caliendo, MD is a neonatal medicine specialist in Mission Viejo, CA and has been practicing for 52 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1966 and specializes in neonatal medicine and pediatrics.Read his story

27800 Medical Center Rd

Mission Viejo, CA 92691

Contact Information

(949) 364-3532

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Dr. Caliendo's Experience

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

Dr. Caliendo's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Caliendo "Dr. Caliendo is board certified in pediatrics and neonatology. He performed his post graduate training at The Institutes for Premature and Other HiRisk Infants at New York Hospital. Dr. Caliendo completed his residency and an internship at Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. He received his medical degree from New York Medical College. Dr. Caliendo is affiliated with the American Academy of Pediatrics, California Association of Neonatologists, and the Los Angeles Pediatric Society."

2  Specialties

  • Neonatal Medicine
  • Pediatrics

2  Board Certifications

  • Neonatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

2  Conditions Treated

  • Neonatal (Newborn) Infection
  • Pediatric Diseases

5  Procedures

  • Neonatal Care
  • Neonatal Intensive Care
  • Primary Care for Adolescents
  • Well Baby Care
  • Well Child 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.


  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1966
  • Cedars Sinai Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Cedars Sinai Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Caliendo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Caliendo's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Caliendo to family and friends
15 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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Dr. Caliendo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

This is the worst doctor I’ve ever met in my life. I would give him 0 star! He doesn’t Care about his patience and just is in for the money. He’s careless and misdiagnosed my children multiple times. His been my children’s doctor since birth and every time we see him he doesn’t remember who we are....more
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One of the worst doctors I have ever had. He has complete disregard for his patients. He does not listen to them, rather, he attacks the patient when they wholeheartedly express their complaints. He is mean, abrasive to his patients. What is worst, people in such a vulnerable state look to a...more
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