Roy Cardoso, MD

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Specialties
Orthopedic Surgery, Hand Surgery
Gender
Male

Primary Office
350 North Pine Island Road
Suite 200
Plantation, FL 33324
Phone
954-476-8800
Fax:
954-476-1362

Meet the Physician

Roy Cardoso, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon who specializes in the hand and upper extremity. He earned his medical degree at The George Washington University School of Medicine in 2003, and completed his surgical internship at Tulane University Medical Center in 2004. He completed his orthopedic surgery residency at UC Davis Medical Center in 2008. He completed his hand and upper-extremity fellowship at Wake Forest Medical Center in 2009.

Dr. Cardoso's clinical interests include surgery of the hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder. He has a particular interest in complex shoulder and elbow reconstruction, as well as peripheral nerve injury, including the brachial plexus.

Expertise
  • Hand surgery
  • Wrist surgery
  • Elbow surgery
  • Shoulder surgery.
  • Complex shoulder and elbow reconstruction
  • Peripheral nerve injury, including the brachial plexus
Hospital Affiliation

Research

Awards and honors

  • Young Leader, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • Lambda Alpha Anthropology Honor Society

Professional organizations

  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • American Association for Hand Surgery
  • Miami Orthopedic Society

Recent publications

  • “Double Fascicular Nerve Transfer for Elbow Flexion and Extension,” Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery, 2014
  • “Carpal Coalition,” Hand, the Official Journal of the American Association for Hand Surgery, 2013
  • “Resident Selection of Hand Surgery Fellowships: A Survey of the 2011, 2012 and 2013 Hand Fellowship Graduates,” Hand, the Official Journal of the American Association for Hand Surgery, 2013
  • “Hand Fat Grafting Complicated by Abscess,” Hand, the Official Journal of the American Association for Hand Surgery, 2013
  • “Upper-Extremity Musculoskeletal Surgery in the Child with Cerebral Palsy: Surgical Options and Rehabilitation,” Rehabilitation of the Hand and Upper Extremity, 6th Edition, 2011

Presentations

  • Physical Therapy Breakout Session, Industrial Rehab Panel Discussion, Workers’ Compensation Institute Annual Conference, Orlando, Florida, 2015
  • “Shoulder Arthroplasty,” “The Stiff Elbow,” Joint Orthopedic and Neurosciences Symposium, Jamaican Orthopedic Association, Montego Bay, Jamaica, 2014
  • “Carpal Instability,” “Hand and Wrist Injuries in the Athlete,” Congreso Nacional de la Sociedad Dominicana de Ortopeia y Traumatologia, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, 2011
  • “Hand and Wrist Injuries in the Athlete,” University of Miami Orthopedic Alumni Day, Miami, Florida, 2011

Education

Education
  • George Washington Univ Schl Of Med & Hl Sciences, 2003
Internships
  • Tulane University School Of Medicine, 2004, Orthopedic Surgery
Residencies
  • Tulane University School Of Medicine, 2006, Orthopedic Surgery
  • University Of California (Davis), 2008, Orthopedic Surgery
Fellowships
  • Wake Forest University, 2009, Hand Surgery
Certifications
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery-Hand Surgery
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery-Orthopedic Surgery

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