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Department Center for General Neurology
Primary Location Fairview Hospital
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Vascular Neurology
Cleveland, OH USA

Fellowship - Brigham & Women's Hospital
Headache Medicine
Boston, MA USA

Residency - University of New Mexico Health Science Center
Adult Neurology
Albuquerque, NM USA

Residency - University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine
San Juan,

Residency - San Juan Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Internal Medicine
San Juan, PR

Medical Education - Ponce School of Medicine
Ponce, Puerto Rico,

Undergraduate - University of Puerto Rico

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists may collaborate with the pharmaceutical or medical device industries to help develop medical breakthroughs or provide medical expertise or education. Cleveland Clinic strives to make scientific advances that will benefit patient care and support outside relationships that promise public benefit. In order for the discoveries of Cleveland Clinic physicians' and scientists' laboratories and investigations to benefit the public, these discoveries must be commercialized in partnership with industry. As experts in their fields, Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists are often sought after by industry to consult, provide expertise and education.

To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 11/3/2021, Dr. Cardona has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

136 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.6 out of 5
Explains 4.6
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.7
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.6

25 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2021

Literally one of the best doctors I've ever seen on my life. This woman gave me my life back in terms of debilitating migraines and actually spends time with you on video visits and addresses you as a human being. One of the best at Cleveland Clinic

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2021

Dr. Cordona and her staff were very friendly and helpful. Dr. Cordona always is more than helpful completely honest and discusses my options with me. She helps me make the most effective plan on how to treat my condition and makes me feel as if she understands and truly cares which is helpful bc others don't understand my issues

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2021

I couldn't be happier to have Dr.Cordona as my doctor

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2021

Very thankful I was able schedule a virtual visit it did take a few weeks to get the appointment which I was happy to wait for. It was my first virtual appointment and my doctor made me feel as if we were meeting in person.

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2021

My doctor asked if we had covered everything and I even took notes during our virtual visit. We made a plan for my care and my doctor even remembered that I was a pastry chef before my brain injury and it truly touched my heart to be remembered amongst all her patients. I have never had such outstanding medical care while being treated like human being. My doctor is very good at listening and looking at me with compassion. She made me feel comfortable with discussing my medical problems.

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2021

My doctor is very compassionate and personable.

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2021

Dr. Cardona and the nursing staff in her office are all superb.

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2021

Dr. Cardona is excellent and truly cares for me as a patient

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2021

I feel as though Dr Cardona tried to help me and be comfortable as soon as she could. I felt like she listened and understood what I was saying.

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2021

I literally drive almost 2 hours away to come to this hospital because I trust the physicians will actually look into things and try to do what's best for each patient.

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2021

Good experience! Saw doctor in a timely manner. Took the time to explain my next course of treatment. Answered all my questions. Took the time to explain what I needed to do to get ready for my next visit.

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2021

Doctor was very thorough in explanation and examples (visual and oral) of reasons for illness.

Reviewed on May 24, 2021

I had a very pleasant appointment with Dr luzma Cordona and she is absolutely amazing.

Reviewed on May 24, 2021

Dr Luzma Cardona was very helpful at addressing my health issue then educating me about it.

Reviewed on May 18, 2021

Dr. Cordona is very professional and compassionate. She always listens to understand, she is kind, caring, and sincere. Thank you Dr. Cordona!!

Reviewed on May 5, 2021

I got the virtual appointment. However, Dr Cardona was not the correct physician I needed to speak with.

Reviewed on May 3, 2021

not sure how to answer these - the doctor didnt show up on the call. I waited 16 min then disconnected.

Reviewed on Apr 13, 2021

I trust Dr. Cardona with my health. I have recommended her to many people that are not as satisfied with their provider for migraine management.

Reviewed on Apr 7, 2021

Everyone in the office is efficient and friendly. Dr. Cardona is very personable and knowledgeable.

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2021

Dr Cardona works with me to develop the best plan of care. I am excited about the potential to continue to see her when I relocate through virtual visits.

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2021

very good. Dr. Cardona is very caring

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2021

Dr. Cardona is awesome!

Reviewed on Feb 3, 2021

Dr Cardona is excellent in communicating with me

Reviewed on Feb 2, 2021

No bad experience couldn't ask for a better Dr.Thank you

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2021

She is an amazing doctor that has tried everything trying to ease my migraines. So thankful and grateful for her!

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