Dr. Matthew Cantlon, MD

Dr. Matthew Cantlon, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 37
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Dr. Matthew Cantlon, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Greenwich, CT. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons and specializes in orthopedic surgery, microsurgery, and more.Read his story

6 Greenwich Office Park

Greenwich, CT 06831

Contact Information

(203) 869-1145

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Golden Rule
  • Medicaid
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Dr. Cantlon's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cantlon "Matthew B. Cantlon, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon and a fellowship-trained specialist in the diagnosis and treatment of hand and upper extremity conditions and injuries in pediatric and adult patients. His expertise includes treatment of arthritis of the hand, wrist and elbow, fractures of the hand and upper extremity, nerve compression syndromes of the upper extremity including carpal tunnel and cubital tunnel syndromes, treatment of masses such as ganglion cysts, and rehabilitation of sports injuries of the hand and upper extremity. Dr. Cantlon has extensive training in the most current surgical techniques including the breakthrough Wide-Awake hand surgery, which uses only local anesthesia and allows for faster recovery and fewer post-operative complications. He is surgically skilled in microsurgical nerve reconstruction, arthroscopy of the wrist and elbow, tendon and ligament repairs/reconstructions, and hand, wrist and elbow joint replacement. Dr. Cantlon earned his medical degree at Columbia University, College of Physicians & Surgeons and completed his residency training in Orthopedic Surgery at NYU Langone Medical Center, Hospital for Joint Diseases. He completed fellowship training in Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery at Thomas Jefferson University, Rothman Institute. Dr. Cantlon holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Cornell University. Dr. Cantlon has served as a hand and upper extremity physician to the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater group, the Long Island University and New York University Athletics teams, and the New York Public School Athletic League (PSAL) High School Football."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cantlon "All ONS physicians are committed to exceeding our patient's expectations through the highest standard of care and genuine concern for the patient's lifestyle goals."

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Microsurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Cantlon does not have any board certifications listed.

18  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Finger Disorders
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture

12  Procedures

  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fusion
  • Injection of Tendon
  • Joint Drainage
  • Total Wrist Replacement
  • Wrist Fusion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • Cornell University / School of Electrical and Computer Engineering
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated
  • New York University / Hospital For Joint Diseases
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • New York University / Hospital For Joint Diseases
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Rothman Institute / Thomas Jefferson University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Cantlon has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Cantlon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cantlon's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cantlon to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
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  • 4
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Dr. Cantlon's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr Cantlon was absolutely outstanding. He was helpful. In e planning my problem and recommending the surgery needed . I would highly recommend Dr. Cantlon.
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