Dr. Jose Cantu, MD

Dr. Jose Cantu, MD

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Dr. Jose Cantu, MD is a pulmonologist in Texas City, TX and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston in 2005 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.

6807 Emmett F Lowry Expy Ste 303

Texas City, TX 77591

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Cantu's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
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Dr. Cantu treats Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Cantu treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Pleural Effusion
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Dr. Cantu treats Pleural Effusion more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Cantu treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Low Blood Oxygen Level
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cantu treats Low Blood Oxygen Level more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Cantu treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Cantu's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Fungal Infections
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Valley Fever
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

About Me

Biography

Dr. Jose Cantu, MD is a pulmonologist in Texas City, TX and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston in 2005 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Education

2012
Baylor University
Fellowship Hospital
2008
Baylor University
Residency Hospital
2006
Baylor University
Internship Hospital
2005
U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston
Medical School
2001
University of Texas / Austin Campus
Undergraduate School
2012
2008
2006
2005
2001

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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He listens. He cares. He’s extremely competent. He called me himself when I had a question about test results. Who does that??
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Great attention and care. Spent time to discuss procedure to be performed and then performed without any problem. Wonderful success after the procedure was completed. I felt a difference in a matter of hours.
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I saw Dr. Cantu for the first time yesterday and was very impressed. He answered all of my questions about my condition and prognosis. I recommend him.
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Always on time considerate respectful and knows his job well.
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Dr. Cantu cares about his patients.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO