Dr. Philip M. Cantu, MD

Dr. Philip M. Cantu, MD

Pain Medicine | Male

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I provide state-of-the-art therapeutic and interventional pain management care and my motto is to stop not "manage" pain. I'm one...   Read More

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    • Physical or Mental Condition
    • Action Taken:Voluntary Surrender
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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
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      Specialties

      • Pain Medicine
      • Anesthesiology

      Board Certifications

      Why It Matters: Dr. Cantu's Board Certifications

      Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

      • Anesthesiology

      Conditions Treated

      • Addiction
      • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
      • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
      • Chronic Back Pain
      • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome-Like Myalgia
      • Chronic Groin Pain
      • Chronic Joint Pain
      • Chronic Neck Pain
      • Chronic Pain
      • Chronic Pelvic Pain
      • Chronic Recurrent Abdominal Pain
      • Chronic Vulvar Pain
      • Headache
      • Herniated Disc
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Low Back Pain
      • Myelopathy
      • Osteoarthritis of Spine
      • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
      • Peripheral Nerve Injuries
      • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Rotator Cuff Injuries
      • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Scoliosis
      • Shoulder Disorders
      • Sjögren Syndrome, Primary
      • Sjögren Syndrome, Secondary
      • Sjögren-Larsson Syndrome
      • Sjögren-Larsson-Like Syndrome
      • Sjögren's Syndrome
      • Spinal Compression Fracture
      • Spinal Cord Disorders
      • Spinal Cord Injury
      • Spinal Rigidity
      • Spinal Stenosis
      • Spine Deformities
      • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
      • Sports Injuries
      • Testosterone Deficiency

      Procedures Performed

      • 3D Ultrasound
      • Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy
      • Bone and Joint Repair
      • Bone Regeneration Procedure
      • Botox® Injection
      • Cancer Pain Management
      • Cartilage Repair
      • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
      • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
      • Cervical Injection
      • Cervical Medial Branch Block
      • Cervical Medial Branch Neurotomy
      • Chronic Pain Management
      • Conscious Sedation
      • Facet Joint Injection
      • Glenoid Labrum Repair
      • Knee Tendon Repair
      • Lateral Meniscus Repair
      • Medial Meniscus Repair
      • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
      • Nerve Blocks
      • Pain Management
      • Peripheral Nerve Decompression
      • Peripheral Nerve Stimulation
      • Quadriceps Tendon Repair
      • Radiofrequency Ablation
      • Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation
      • Radiofrequency Denervation
      • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
      • Rotator Cuff Surgery
      • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
      • Sacrospinous Ligament Fixation
      • Soft Tissue Injections
      • Spinal Decompression
      • Spinal Fusion
      • Spinal Injections
      • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
      • Stellate Ganglion Block
      • Stem Cell Transplant
      • Steroid Injection
      • Surgical Procedures
      • Trigger Point Injection

      Background Check

      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for Texas.

      • 1
        Sanction

        Dr. Cantu has received 1 sanction

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        • Physical or Mental Condition  (8/29/2014)
        • Action Taken: Voluntary Surrender
        • Summary: Please reference the following Document
        • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
        • State: Texas
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        Board Actions

        Dr. Cantu has 2 board actions

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        • Inappropriate personal relationship with patient(s)  (4/12/2013)
        • Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
        • Summary: Please reference the following Document
        • State: Texas
        • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
        • Noncompliance with a Board Order  (8/25/2012)
        • Action Taken: Release from Prior Order
        • Summary: Dr. Philip Martinez Cantu; License # K2865 - The physician has been cleared from his previous board Order dated 08/25/2012.
        • State: Texas
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      Education

      • Medical School
        University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas

        Graduated in 1993

      • Undergraduate School
        Rice University

        Graduated in 1988

      Awards & Recognition

      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      Dr. Cantu's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Pain Medicine
      • Board certified in Anesthesiology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • Sanctions found
      • Board actions found
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      Dr. Cantu's Care Philosophy

      I provide state-of-the-art therapeutic and interventional pain management care and my motto is to stop not "manage" pain. I'm one of a wave of physicians using stem cell technology to regrow tissue in ways that are changing the lives of chronic pain patients.