Dr. Maria Canter, MD

Dr. Maria Canter, MD

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Urology  ·  
Female  ·  
46 y/o
(21)

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Dr. Maria Canter, MD is an urology specialist in Reston, VA and has been practicing for 12 years. She specializes in urology, female pelvic medicine & reconstructive surgery, and more.

Urogynecology Center of Northern VA

1830 Town Center Dr Ste 306

Reston, VA 20190
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
  • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Urinary Incontinence
very high
more than 98% of peers
Atrophic Vaginitis
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Canter's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

4  Specialties

  • Urology
  • Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Gynecology
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

2  Board Certifications

  • Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

42  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Georgetown University
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Urogynecology Specialists Of Kentuckiana
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Canter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Reston Hospital Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Patient Safety Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Canter is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Canter's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Canter to family and friends
21 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Canter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I have no idea whether I could have been helped. she seemed too preoccupied and too busy. do not feel she took the time to analyze what my problem is and just wanted me to go to the ER
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I've had a history of urogynecology issues, was trying to do a follow-up on kidney stone and other issues and was declined from scheduling an appt. I guess just a very narrow specialty of issues Dr. Canter sees.
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Dr Canter is a very friendly, compassionate, highly skilled urogynecologist. She did " the works" for me with hysterectomy and related repairs in 2008. She used a high quality mesh, not the mesh that caused problems for some women. I highly recommend her and my mother is going to see her too.
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Dr. Canter is incredibly knowledgeable and efficient. Moreover she is one of the kindest and most considerate physicians I've ever encountered. She sits with her patients for as long as it takes, is thorough to discuss and answer all questions and is very comforting. I wish she was my primary care,...more
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Dr. Canter is extremely knowledgeable and a talented diagnostician. She always has a treatment plan that she explains well. She is seeing my elderly mother and she understands, respects and considers the challenges that older patients have. She also has a beautiful and compassionate bedside manner,...more
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