Rafael Cardona, MD
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Rafael Cardona, MD

About Rafael Cardona, MD

Dr. Cardona brings his expertise in providing comprehensive care for general ear, nose, and throat diseases to both adult and pediatric patients. His educational background includes a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from the University of Puerto Rico, followed by his doctorate from the Universidad Central del Caribe--School of Medicine in Puerto Rico.

After completing his medical education, Dr. Cardona pursued further specialization through his residency in Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery at Albany Medical College in Albany, NY. This rigorous training has equipped him with the necessary skills and knowledge to diagnose and treat a wide range of conditions related to the ear, nose, and throat.

One of Dr. Cardona's notable qualities is his bilingualism, as he is fluent in both Spanish and English. This enables him to effectively communicate with a diverse range of patients and ensure that language is not a barrier to quality healthcare.

Dr. Cardona's unwavering commitment to delivering exceptional care, combined with his extensive training and expertise, positions him as a vital resource for patients at ENT and Allergy Associates.

Insurances Accepted Aetna, Aetna Aexcel, Aetna HMO, Aetna Medicare, Aetna Open Choice Access EPO, Aetna PPO, Affinity Child Health Plus (CHP) (NY), Affinity Essential Plan (NY), Affinity Health Plan (NY), Affinity Medicaid (NY), ArchCare (NY), BC/BS HealthPlus (NY), BC/BS HealthPlus Gatekeeper (NY), Centivo, Cigna, Cigna HMO, PPO, POS, Cigna Medicare, Cigna Open Access Plus, Connecticare, Elderplan (NY), EmblemHealth GHI, Fidelis (NY), Fidelis Essential (NY), Fidelis Medicaid / CHP (NY), Fidelis Medicare (NY), Hamaspik (NY), HealthCare Partners IPA (NY), HealthFirst (NY), HealthSmart WTC, HIP (NY), HIP ID (NY), HIP Montefiore CMO (NY), HIP Montefiore CMO ID (NY), HIP Mt. Sinai IPA (NY), HIP Mt. Sinai IPA ID (NY), Humana Medicare (NY), Local 1199, Magnacare, Medicare, Multiplan/PHCS, MVP (Gold) Medicare (NY), MVP (NY), MVP Essential (NY), MVP Medicaid (NY), Northwell Direct (NY), OSCAR (NY), Oxford Freedom, Partners Direct Health, Partners Health Plan (NY), Railroad Medicare, Railroad Medicare NJ, SELF / PATIENT PAY TIME OF SERVICE, UHC Oxf Liberty, UnitedHealthcare, UnitedHealthcare Commercial (HMO,PPO,POS), US Family Health, Wellcare HMO/Medicare (NY), WTC Health For Heroes
Affiliations White Plains Hospital
Education
Medical School
  • Universidad Central del Caribe School of Medicine
Residency
  • Otolaryngology, Albany Medical Center
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