Dr. Jeffrey Cantor, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Cantor, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
(141)
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Dr. Jeffrey Cantor, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Fort Lauderdale, FL and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School in 1987 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, orthopedic spine surgery, and more.

3000 Bayview Dr

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33306

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cantor "The Cantor Spine Institute's commitment to every patient is to work in the most conservative, least-invasive way possible. Dedicated to helping people of all ages who suffer spinal conditions, the Cantor Spine Institute works to help patients reduce pain and return to a healthy, normal life. To that end, a caring, compassionate patient-physician relationship is a hallmark of the practice."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy

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Procedures

  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Joint Drainage
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Neck Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • University Miami School Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University Of Miami/Jackson
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • W Beaumont Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cantor has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cantor's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cantor to family and friends
4.5
based on 141 total reviews (48 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (141)

  • 5
    (122)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (16)

Dr. Cantor's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (48)

My mom went to him and he spent a tremendous amount of time with her to explain her condition and the reasons why she would need surgery to provide quality of life. He doesn't only address the spine, he treats the patient's overall well-being. He encouraged her to lose weight prior to the surgery...more
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What a wonderful experience I have had! Dr. Cantor is kind, personable & so knowledgeable. He is the only doctor that offered me an option in the type of surgery for my condition. He spent a lot of time with me, answering all the questions my husband & I had. He & his wonderful team were always...more
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Dr. Cantor operated on me for severe Spinal-Stenosis and Quadra-Peresis. The result of his surgery, after some rehabilitation, was excellent. My recovery was 99% and I am very grateful to Dr. Cantor.
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We ust returned from a 17-day trip to the West Coast. This time last year, a trip like this was unimaginable. I couldn’t walk through the mall without sitting down several times. Thanks to Dr. Cantor’s expertise and skill I regained my quality of life. Dr. Cantor performed two different,...more
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I'm writing this on behalf of my dad who had surgery with Dr Cantor 2 yrs ago. .When he found Dr Cantor, he was impressed with the progressive nature of the surgery as it is different from traditional back surgeries. He was impressed with the amount of time Dr Cantor spent with him explaining...more
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