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Dr. Santos Cantu Jr, MD

Dr. Santos Cantu Jr, MD

Age 56 Pediatrics* M
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Dr. Santos Cantu Jr, MD works in San Antonio, TX as a Pediatrics Specialist and has 30 years experience.

They are board certified in Pediatrics and graduated from University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio Long School of Medicine in 1994. Dr. Cantu Jr has has worked on more claims relating to Fever than other providers in the area. At present, Dr. Cantu Jr has received an average rating of 3.7 from patients and has been reviewed 3 times. They are affiliated with Jacobi Medical Center and South Texas Health System Edinburg. Their office is not accepting new patients at this time. Dr. Cantu Jr practices at Practice in San Antonio, TX and has additional offices in Edinburg, TX and Bronx, NY.


  • University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio Long School of Medicine, Medical School — 1994

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He saved my sons life!
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Dr. Cantu Jr accepts telehealth appointments. See Dr. Cantu Jr's profile to make an appointment.

Dr. Cantu Jr accepts Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as many others.

Dr. Cantu Jr's office is located at 333 N Santa Rosa San Antonio, TX 78207. Find other locations and directions on MedicalNewsToday.

Dr. Cantu Jr frequently sees patients for Fever. Check Dr. Cantu Jr's experience on other conditions or procedures on their MedicalNewsToday profile.

Dr. Cantu Jr has a star rating of 3.7/5 and has been reviewed 3 times.

Dr. Cantu Jr is board certified in Pediatrics.

Dr. Cantu Jr has been practicing as a Pediatrics Specialist for 30 years.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Jacobi Medical Center
  • South Texas Health System Edinburg


  1. Practice

    1. 1
      Christus Santa Rosa Health System
      333 N Santa Rosa, San Antonio, TX 78207 Directions (210) 704-3321
    2. 2
      Edinburg Regional Medical Center
      1102 W Trenton Rd, Edinburg, TX 78539 Directions (337) 237-1915
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    1. 3
      Nyc Health Hospitals North Central Bronx
      3424 Kossuth Ave, Bronx, NY 10467 Directions (844) 692-4692
  1. Practice

    1. 4
      Nyc Health Hospitals Jacobi
      1400 Pelham Pkwy S, Bronx, NY 10461 Directions (844) 692-4692

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