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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cantu "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."

2  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology

1  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

28  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
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • 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
  • Sports Injuries
  • Testosterone Deficiency

40  Procedures

  • 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
  • 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
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Rice University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Patient's Choice Award, 2010
  • Patient's Choice Award, 2011
  • Patient's Choice Award, 2009
  • Patient's Choice Award, 2008
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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