Dr. Roberto Cantu Jr, MD

Dr. Roberto Cantu Jr, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Roberto Cantu Jr, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Flushing, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio in 1982 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and general surgery.

14601 45th Ave Ste 211

Flushing, NY 11355

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
high
more than 81% of peers
Foot Conditions
normal
more than 75% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • General Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
51

Conditions Treated

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8

Procedures

  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Flushing Hospital Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Flushing Hospital Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cantu Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cantu Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cantu Jr to family and friends
3.7
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Cantu Jr's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Bayside, NY
I had very bad experience at his office. I made an appt for my mom to see him but was actually assigned to another woman dr at his office. The dr examed my mom for a few minutes and told my mom to leave. I asked her why she believes my mom doesn't need the surgery, she said I was challenging her...more
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