Dr. Robert Clark Cantu MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Robert Cantu is a neurosurgeon in Concord, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Emerson Hospital. He received his medical degree from UCSF School of Medicine and has been in practice for 45 years. He is one of 4 doctors at Emerson Hospital who specialize in Neurological Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery

Clinical Interests: Sports Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

Emerson Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1964 - 1968

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campus
Residency, General Surgery, 1963 - 1964

UCSF School of Medicine
Class of 1963

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified in Neurological Surgery

MA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Brain injury-related fatalities in American football, 1945-1999.
Cantu, R.C., Mueller, F.O.

Sports medicine aspects of cervical spinal stenosis.
Cantu, R. C.

Recurrent athletic head injury: risks and when to retire.
Cantu, R.C.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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