Dr. Jennifer Canter, MD

Dr. Jennifer Canter, MD

Child Abuse Pediatrics  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 46
Dr. Jennifer Canter, MD is a child abuse pediatrics specialist in Valhalla, NY. She graduated from SUNY Buffalo and specializes in child abuse pediatrics.Read her story

100 Woods Rd

Valhalla, NY 10595

Contact Information

(914) 493-5333

Insurance Accepted

  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Canter's Experience

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

Dr. Canter's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Canter "Dr. Jennifer Canter is a board-certified pediatrician with sub-specialty training in the field of Child Abuse Pediatrics. As director of all medical components of Child Abuse Pediatrics in the Valhalla campus of New York Medical College/Westchester Medical Center since 2002, Dr. Canter has evaluated over 7000 children and adolescents with concerns of physical abuse, sexual abuse, neglect and/or child fatalities. Dr. Canter is an Professor of Pediatrics at New York Medical College and oversees all Child Abuse Pediatrics related educational activities for medical, law enforcement, child protective services and community agencies within various Hudson Valley counties and for New York Medical College. Dr. Canter serves on Westchester County's child fatality review team and is actively involved in the review and analysis of every unexpected fatality in the county. Dr. Canter is published and actively involved in research in various areas of Child Abuse Pediatrics. She is a well-rounded, well-regarded consultant and expert witness with extensive experience in criminal and family court proceedings across the country for sexual abuse, physical abuse and child fatality related cases."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Canter "Patient centered care for medical aspects of children & adolescents with concern for child abuse including sexual abuse, physical abuse, neglect, child fatalities. Practice focused on clinical care, expert evaluations & prevention aspects related to population. Academic practice base with active research in areas of expertise."

1  Specialties

  • Child Abuse Pediatrics

2  Board Certifications

  • Child Abuse Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

11  Conditions Treated

  • Child and Adolescent Development
  • Disorders Related to Physical and Sexual Abuse
  • Head Trauma
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Pediatric Trauma
  • Physical Abuse of Adult
  • Physical Abuse of Child
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Abuse of Adolescent
  • Sexual Abuse of Child
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)

5  Procedures

  • Child Abuse Assessment
  • Expert Pathology Opinion
  • Independent Forensic Evaluation
  • Independent Medical Examination
  • Sexual Assault Exam

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • Johns Hopkins University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • SUNY Buffalo
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Montefiore / Albert Einstein Coll Of Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Montefior Med Ctr Albert Einstein Coll Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hackensack Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Johns Hopkins University / School Of Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Canter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Canter's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Canter to family and friends
11 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Canter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Smart and caring and very good with kids
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