Dr. Timothy G. Canty Sr, MD

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Specializes in Pediatric Surgery • Male • Age 74

3030 Childrens Way Suite 401
San Diego, CA 92123
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San Diego, CA 92123
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    Dr. Canty Sr's Experience

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    Specialties

    • Pediatric Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery, 1975
    • Pediatric Surgery, 1985
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Colectomy
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Testicular Lesion
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Laparotomy
    • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Orchiectomy
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
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    • Anal Fistula
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Esophageal Fistula
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Meckel's Diverticulum
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Canty Sr

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence  (6/17/2014)
    • Action Taken: Surrender
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: California
    • Surgery or Procedure on Wrong Patient  (4/22/2011)
    • Action Taken: Reprimand
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    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: California

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
    Graduated in 1966

    Internship Hospital

    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Complete in 1967

    Residency Hospital

    Children's Hospital Boston
    Complete in 1972
    Massachusetts General Hospital
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Canty Sr & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Canty Sr to family and friends

    2 responses
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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    2 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    2 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 2 responses
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    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    2 responses
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    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    2 responses
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    What insurance does he accept?

    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Medicare
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    Office Locations

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    3030 Childrens Way Suite 401
    San Diego, CA 92123
    (858) 966-6717 (Office)
    (858) 966-6720 (Fax)
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