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Specializes in Pediatric Surgery • Male • Age 75

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  • Pediatric Surgery

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    Dr. Canty Sr.'s Experience


    • Pediatric Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Colectomy
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Testicular Lesion
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Laparotomy
    • Lobectomy, Open
    • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
    • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Orchiectomy
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Anal Fistula
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Empyema
    • Esophageal Fistula
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Atresia
    • Meckel's Diverticulum
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Ventral Hernia

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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.

    3 Sanctions

    • Disciplinary action in another state  (2/26/2015)
    • Action Taken: Surrender
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: New York
    • 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
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: California

    1 Board Action

    • Disciplinary action in another state  (10/7/2014)
    • Action Taken: License Placed on Inactive Status
    • Summary: Canty Sr, Timothy G MD: License # 036125406: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician has sister state discipline in the State of California. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial & Professional Regulation has placed the physician’s license in REFUSE TO RENEW status.
    • State: Illinois

    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

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Canty Sr. & Staff

    • English
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