Dr. Matthew Cantlon, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
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Age 36
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Dr. Matthew Cantlon, MD
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.

5 High Ridge Park Fl 3

Stamford, CT 06905

Contact Information

(203) 869-1145

Dr. Matthew Cantlon, MD

Dr. Matthew Cantlon, MD

Accepted insurance

  • 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 Experience

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Dr. Cantlon's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
3

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Microsurgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Cantlon does not have any board certifications listed.

16

Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Finger Disorders
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
10

Procedures

  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • 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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cantlon to family and friends
4.4
based on 7 total reviews (1 with a comment)
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)
in New Canaan, Ct |
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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Dr. Cantlon accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Open Access Plus
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Medicaid
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Cantlon has admitting privileges

Greenwich Hospital
5 Perryridge Rd
Greenwich, CT 06830
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