Dr. Uvaldo Cantu Jr, MD

Dr. Uvaldo Cantu Jr, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Uvaldo Cantu Jr, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Harlingen, TX and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 1983 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.Read his story

2230 Haine Dr

Harlingen, TX 78550

Contact Information

(956) 425-4901

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Maternal Anemia
very high
more than 97% of peers
Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
very high
more than 97% of peers
C-Section
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Cantu Jr's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Cantu Jr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cantu Jr "Uvaldo Cantu, Jr. has a long stand reputation in the community for being a concerned and engaged physician. Dr. Cantu is board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology. He is a member of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and the American College of Surgeons. He earned his bachelor's degree from Texas A&M University."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cantu Jr "Regardless of the location or the physician, patients can expect to receive care from a physician that will take the time to understand symptoms and will be devoted to ensuring the longevity of patients' health and developing long-lasting relationships with them.  "

1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

39  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

  • Colporrhaphy
  • C-Section
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Bronx Municipal Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

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

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cantu Jr to family and friends
53 total reviews (31 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (53)

  • 5
    (47)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Cantu Jr'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (31)

Amazing Doctor! Amazing Staff! Dr. Cantu is the best of the best! so talented, well mannered and above all cares for his patients!
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Dr. Cantu is an amazing, caring, trustworthy, knowledgeable doctor. His staff is superb! I have already recommended Dr. Cantu to friends and coworkers. So happy and grateful to have consulted with him! Outstanding!! :)
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All the staff are amazing
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Always friendly, great Staff!!
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Yes, I would let family & friends know when becoming pregnant what doctor to see. Staff and Doctor are amazing,
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