Dr. Jeffrey Cantor, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Cantor, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 57
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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
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Cantor performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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."

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

80  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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25  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

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cantor to family and friends
152 total reviews (59 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (152)

  • 5
    (132)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Cantor's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (59)

Cantor is, by far, the best spinal surgeon in Broward County. I woke up one morning without the use of my right leg- literally. I was only 53, and Cantor met with me and I was in surgery 4 days later. When I woke up, I was fine. And when I say fine, I mean no pain, no impairment, and I was...more
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He gave me my life back. I am PAIN FREE for the first time in years. He is my hero. The laminoplasty procedure he pioneers is ingenious and effective.
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Had been suffering with acute Sciatica in my left leg which left me almost unable to walk. I was recommended to Dr.Cantor by relatives who had back and neck surgery with Dr.Cantor some years earlier. Found both him and his staff to be excellent and caring and went ahead with surgery in March 2018....more
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Dr Cantor did a revision surgery after a fail surgery from another Dr. three months after my fusion L3L4 by Dr Cantor I'm feeling better every day. Thanks to all at the office for there patience and help , Laurent , Pettrine, Kathy and all others. Dr Cantor give me my life back after almost a...more
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Words can't express the excellent treatment I received from Dr. Cantor and his office. Dr. Cantor takes his time with each patient to thoroughly explain the options available and the procedures you are going to undergo. He never rushes a patient out of the office and leave them wondering what is...more
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