Dr. John Cantando, DO

Dr. John Cantando, DO

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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46 y/o
(21)

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Dr. John Cantando, DO is a neurosurgery specialist in Boynton Beach, FL and has been practicing for 18 years. He specializes in neurosurgery and vascular neurology.

Palm Beach Neurosurgery LLC

1880 N Congress Ave Ste 301

Boynton Beach, FL 33426
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Cantando's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cantando treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Cantando treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Spinal Stenosis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cantando treats Spinal Stenosis more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Cantando treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cantando treats Spine Disorders more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Cantando treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

About Me

Care Philosophy

Extensive training puts neurosurgeons in a league of their own. The physicians at Palm Beach Neurosurgery are leaders in incorporating new technologies into the diagnosis  evaluation and treatment of patients. We are committed to giving personal attention and guidance to each patient throughout surgical and nonsurgical treatment and recovery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Vascular Neurology

Board Certifications

Education

  • St Louis University
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Arrowhead Regional Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
  • Palmetto General Hospital
    Internship Hospital
  • 2000
    Nova Southeastern College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School
    2000

Languages

  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Cantando's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cantando

4.0

Based on 21 reviews

5 Stars
71.42857142857143%
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4 Stars
4.761904761904762%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
23.80952380952381%
(5)

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Do your homework, he destroyed the level operated on in my lumbar spine. He sold it as a simple surgery and no bones would have to be cut, a 1 to 1 1/2"incision. He ended up making a 3 1/2" incision, hemilaminectomy, facectomy since he took the wrong approach for a far lateral herniation. Facet...Read More
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My deepest thanks to Dr. John Cantando, Neurosurgeon for giving me a spine I've never known. Just 4 weeks, 3 days post op and I just knocked out 1 1/2 miles on the treadmill, 10-20 second held squats and my daily PT exercises. I'm being super careful but what a difference!! Between congenitally...Read More
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Dr.Cantando performed a pituitary mass removal operation on my husband just the other day. I can't say enough good things about this doctor & his team! Pre-surgery, he was so informative, so professional, so personal. As a family, we felt we knew exactly what was going on, what to expect, & what...Read More
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Dr. Cantando did an Urgent ACDF of my cervical spine. Very good bed side manner and compassionate care. Even assisted me in receiving services my insurance would not cover.
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I had a level one cervicalnfusion done by dr. Csntando. I had gotten four additional opinions before I decided to officially chose him. He was so great at communicating everything and made me feel very comfortable with the surgery. He is extremely knowledgeable and he was very professional.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
Blue Select
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Select HMO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Jfk Medical Center

Atlantis, FL

Palms West Hospital

Loxahatchee, FL

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