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


  • Headache Medicine
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 9/18/2020, 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.

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

125 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 4.6
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.5

18 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2020

I really appreciate Dr. Cardona's approach - -professional but very warm and caring and open to ideas.

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

I think God for Dr.Codova and her staff.They are Heros

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

The provider was easy to speak to and very responsive to my questions.

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

Dr. Cordona is Amazing ! I feel as if she really listens and understands my issues. she seems to genuinely care if thing are getting better or if meds are working

Reviewed on May 20, 2020

Dr. Cardona is so caring and compassionate.

Reviewed on May 19, 2020

Dr Cardona is awesome

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2020

Dr. Cardona was extremely helpful with getting my appointment scheduled and was fantastic throughout my contact with her.

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2020

I always look forward to visits with Dr. Cordona. She is very personable and has been the reason for gaining my quality of life back!

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2020

I come from Erie PA for my treatment because of Dr.Cardona

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2020

Dr. Cardona and her Nurse, Leslie were absolutely fabulous.

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2020

I'm very pleased to obtaining Dr. Cardona as my Neuro-headache specialist! She is awesome.

Reviewed on Jan 16, 2020

I know others that suffer from Migraines and I'm always telling them about Doctor Cardona and the Cleveland Clinic's treatments for them.

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2020

I've been seeing before she she was transferred to Fairview Hospital because I really like her as a person and she's a very goid doctor! She has very good "bedside manner"! I try to refer her to anyone I can!

Reviewed on Dec 5, 2019

Dr cardona is a fabulous Dr. I like her true kindness in treating me like a personal friend and not like a number

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2019

Dr. Cardona was full of knowledge. She explained the process of what I was going through and spent time thoroughly answering all my questions. I am extremely pleased with her.

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2019

I always get preferential treatment whenever I need to get in and out with Dr Cardona

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2019

Dr. Cardona was very helpful, empathic and professional

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2019

Dr. Cardona is wonderful - -however it is very difficult to access her - - receptionists pass messages to her nurse who then checks with Dr. C. and then the nurse returns the call. Sometimes the nuances of the concern get lost in translation as multiple people are involved.

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