Dr. Hector Cantu, MD

Dr. Hector Cantu, MD

Pediatrics  ·  
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Age 73
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Dr. Hector Cantu, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Laredo, TX and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Ctro Estud U Xochicalco, Ensenada in 1980 and specializes in pediatrics.

6828 Springfield Ave Ste 1

Laredo, TX 78041

Contact Information

(956) 726-4060

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Cantu's Experience

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Dr. Cantu's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Pediatrics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Pediatrics

1  Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

35  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • Immunization
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Ctro Estud U Xochicalco, Ensenada
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Bronx-Lebanon Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Driscoll Childrens Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cantu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cantu's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cantu to family and friends
14 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Cantu's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Cantu is the best pediatrician of Laredo. The level of care he provides his patients is beyond ALL expectations! The doctor’s office will follow up and ask how your child is progressing, sometimes even the doctor himself! As a new mom, I feel very comfortable asking him any question because he...more
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Dr Cantu has called me at 9pm on Saturday to check on the status of my sick baby and to give me test results from blood work. This level of care is beyond my expectation of a doctor in this area. Overall I have been very happy with his recommendations and treatment.
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