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Dr. John Cantando, DO

Neurosurgery*
4.2 (35)
Map Pin Small Lake Worth, FL
Accepting new patients
22 years of experience

Overview of Dr. John Cantando, DO

Dr. John Cantando, DO is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Lake Worth, FL. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 22 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from Universidad Iberoamericana (UNIBE) Escuela de Medicina and is affiliated with HCA Florida JFK Hospital. Dr. Cantando, completed a residency at University of Florida. Patients rated Dr. Cantando an average 4.2 star rating.

Dr. Cantando works at Palm Beach Neurosurgery in Lake Worth, FL with other offices in Wellington, FL and Jupiter, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Spinal Stenosis, Cervical Stenosis and Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna and Humana as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Cantando's Office Locations

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    Palm Beach Neurosurgery
    4560 Lantana Rd Ste 120, Lake Worth, FL 33463 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    Phone Icon (561) 894-0912
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    Palm Beach Neurosurgery LLC
    3319 S State Road 7 Ste 313, Wellington, FL 33449 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    Physicians participating in the referral service program have chosen to participate, are in good standing at our hospitals, have not paid a fee, are credentialed to perform the service you have requested and are accepting new patients in their practice. They do not have a financial interest in another hospital or facility in this area and are not employed by or have an ownership interest in a competitive health care system. To ensure patients have a reasonable number of physician choices, the program includes physicians who may not have privileges at our hospital but have an office location in our hospital’s primary service area. Physicians who are employed or engaged by an HCA affiliated physician practice or offering online appointment scheduling are referred first with others referred on a randomized basis to match your individual needs with consideration for the preferences you have expressed.
    Phone Icon (561) 559-8243
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
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    Palm Beach Neurosurgery LLC - Jupiter
    601 University Blvd Ste 203, Jupiter, FL 33458 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    Physicians participating in the referral service program have chosen to participate, are in good standing at our hospitals, have not paid a fee, are credentialed to perform the service you have requested and are accepting new patients in their practice. They do not have a financial interest in another hospital or facility in this area and are not employed by or have an ownership interest in a competitive health care system. To ensure patients have a reasonable number of physician choices, the program includes physicians who may not have privileges at our hospital but have an office location in our hospital’s primary service area. Physicians who are employed or engaged by an HCA affiliated physician practice or offering online appointment scheduling are referred first with others referred on a randomized basis to match your individual needs with consideration for the preferences you have expressed.
    Phone Icon (561) 559-8795
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Spinal Stenosis
Cervical Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Spinal Stenosis
Cervical Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Back Pain
Brain Cancer
Broken Neck
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Compressed Spinal Cord
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Myelopathy
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy
Spinal Cord Injury
Spondylolisthesis
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Stenosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Upper Back Pain
Brain Surgery
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Herniated Disc Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Neurostimulation
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Stimulator Implant
Spinal Fusion
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Bone Cancer
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Abscess
Brain Aneurysm
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Edema
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Chordoma
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Communicating Hydrocephalus
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Cranial Nerve Cancer
Cranial Trauma
Craniopharyngioma
Epilepsy
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Hypothalamus Cancer
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incomplete Spinal Cord Syndrome
Meningiomas
Myelomalacia
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Tumor
Pneumonitis
Scoliosis
Skull Base Tumor
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Demyelination
Spine Deformities
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Syringomyelia
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spinal Cord Injury
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Vertebral Column Tumors
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Brain Tumor Biopsy
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Kyphoplasty
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulator Implantation
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.2
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    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 22 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Italian and Spanish
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1780795435
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of Florida
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • University of Florida
    Residency
    Internship
    • North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Universidad Iberoamericana (UNIBE) Escuela de Medicina
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    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • HCA Florida JFK Hospital

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    Dr. John Cantando, DO is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Cantando is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Cantando has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Cantando has seen patients for Spinal Stenosis, Cervical Stenosis and Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Cantando on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    35 patients have reviewed Dr. Cantando. The overall rating for this provider is 4.2. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Cantando.

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