Jeffrey Cantor, MD, FAAOS

Jeffrey Cantor, MD, FAAOS
Telephone: 
9549561332
Fax: 
9545377705
Specialty/Specialties: 
Orthopedics
Spine Surgery
Holy Cross Medical Group: 
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Office Hours
8 am to 5 pm | Mon - Fri

Email 
info@cantorspine.com

Current leadership position
South Florida Spine Clinic, Founder and Chief Medical Director

Focus Areas
Disorders and Surgery of the Spine

Certifications
Diplomate, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Fellow, American College of Surgeons
 
Residency / Fellowship
Spinal Surgery Fellowship, 1992-1993
William Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak, Michigan

Orthopaedic Surgery Residency, 1988-1992   
University of Miami School of Medicine Jackson Memorial Hospital Medical Center Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation
Miami, Florida

Higher Education
General Surgery Internship, 1987-1988
University of Miami School of Medicine Jackson Memorial Hospital Medical Center
Miami, Florida

Doctor of Medicine, 1983-1987
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Newark, New Jersey
       
Bachelor of Science, 1979-1983
Muhlenberg  College
Allentown, Pennsylvania

Professional Associations
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons American College of Spine Surgery
American  Medical Association American College of Surgeons North American Spine Society
Broward County Medical Association
Florida Medical Association Florida Orthopaedic Society
Caducean Society of Fort Lauderdale

Academic Appointments
Clinical Assistant  Professor
Nova Southeastern University School College of Osteopathic Medicine Department of Surgery, Division of Orthopaedic Surgery

Publications
Guiboux JP., Cantor JB., Small SD., Zervos M., Herkowitz HN.:"The Effects of Prophylactic Antibiotics on Iatrogenic Intervertebral Disinfectons." Spine, March 1995.

Fischgrund, JS., Cantor JB., Samberg LC.: "Malignant Degeneration of a Vertebral Osteochondroma with Epidural Tumor Extension."  Journal of Spinal Disease, February 1994.

Cantor, J., Lebwohl N., Eismont F., and Garvey T.: "Non-operative Treatment of Burst Factures of the Thoraco-lumber Junction in the Absence of Neurologic Defect: A Prospective Evaluation." Spine, May 1993.

Cantor J. and Herkowitz HN., Clinical Opinion. "Clinical Evaluation of Thoraco-lumbar Spine Lesion." Journal of Spine Disorders, December 1992.

DiGiovanni J., Cantor J. Decina OC: "Mechanism of Mouse Skin Tumor Promotion by Chrysarobin."   Cancer Research, March 1987.

Presentations
The Future of Spine Surgery: Structure and Motion Preservation Florida Osteopathic  Medical Association
Weston, Florida, February 2014

Motion Sparing and Native Structure Preserving Techniques in Spinal Surgery Cayman Island Medical and Dental Society
Grand Cayman Island; October 2013

Motion Sparing Alternatives to Traditional Cervical Spine Surgery
Grand Rounds, Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic  Medicine May, 2013

Motion Sparing Alternatives to Fusion in the Cervical Spine Broward County Surgical Society
Fort Lauderdale, Florida; January 2010

Cervical Disc Arthroplasty
Florida Workman's Compensation Association Annual Meeting Orlando, Florida; August, 2009

Motion Sparing Alternatives to Fusion in the Cervical Spine Florida Workman's Compensation Association Annual Meeting Orlando, Florida; August 2009
 
Cervical  Laminoplasty:    A Motion Sparing Alternative to Fusion in the Cervical Spine" Grand Rounds, Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic  Medicine Davie, Florida; May 2009

Lumbar Disc Arthroplasty Broward County Surgical Society
Fort Lauderdale, Florida; February 2009

Cervical Disc Arthroplasty Broward County Surgical Society
Fort Lauderdale, Florida; January 2009

Evaluation of the Injured Worker's Spine
Florida Workman's Compensation Association Annual Meeting Orlando, Florida; August 2008

Alternatives to Fusion in the Cervical Spine Florida Physical Therapy Association
Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine Davie, Florida; February 2007

Cervical Laminoplasty
Florida Physical Therapy Association Plantation, Florida; March 2006

Surgical Management of Metastatic Disease of the Spine Tumor Board; North Broward Medical Center
Pompano Beach, Florida; March 2002

Surgical Management of Metastatic Disease of the Spine Tumor Board; North Ridge Medical Center
Fort Lauderdale, Florida; March 2002

Surgical Management of Metastatic Disease of the Spine Tumor Board; Holy Cross Hospital
Fort Lauderdale, Florida; January 2001

An Overview of Patho-anatomy and Treatment of Lumbar Spine Disorders Nova Southeastern  University College of Medicine
Davie, Florida; October 2000

Treatment of Lumbar Disc Injuries in Athletes Grand Rounds; Imperial Point Hospital
Fort Lauderdale, Florida; August 2000
 
Cervical Spondylitic Myelopathy: Evaluation and Treatment Broward County Association of Physical Therapists
Nova Southeastern  University
Davie, Florida; April 1999

Spinal Disorders and Treatment
National Association of Orthopedic Nurses Fort Lauderdale, Florida; October  1998

The Use of MRI Sequences to Differentiate Spinal Pathologies Tumor Board; North Broward Hospital
Pompano, Florida; November 1997

Cervical Laminoplasty
New Horizons in Rheumatology Symposium Naples, Florida; June 1997

Evaluation of the Rheumatoid Neck
New Horizons in Rheumatology Symposium Naples, Florida; June 1997

Evaluation and Management of Lumbar Strain and Sprain Speaker; Hartford Insurance Co. Maitland, Florida; May 1997

Lumbar Disc Disease
Grand Rounds; North Ridge Medical Center Fort Lauderdale, Florida; October 1995

Anterior Cervical Discectomy With and Without Fusion: Controversies in Spine Surgery
Orthopaedic Grand Rounds; William Beaumont Hospital Detroit, Michigan; July 1992

Anterior Cervical Discectomy With vs. Without Fusion Michigan Orthopaedic Society Annual  Meeting
Grand Rapids, Michigan; May 1992

Cervical Laminoplasty: A Retrospective Review
Grand Rounds; University of Miami School of Medicine/Jackson Memorial Hospital Miami, Florida; May 1992

Grand Rounds; University of Miami School of Medicine/Jackson Memorial Hospital Miami, Florida; April1991

Acute Management of Cervical Spine Injuries in the Multiple Trauma Patient Advanced Trauma Life Support Course
 
University of Miami School of Medicine/Jackson  Memorial Hospital Miami, Florida; August  1989

Enzyme Induction in Mouse Epidermal Cells During the Promoter Stage of Chemical Carcinogens
Grand Rounds; Wistar Institute of Biomedical Sciences, University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; August  1982


Community  Presentations
"The Future of Spine Surgery: Structure and Motion Preservation" Holy Cross Hospital, Fort Lauderdale, Florida; December 2013

"Evaluation and Management of Lumbar Sprain"
Genex; Coral Springs; May 2000

"Spinal Stenosis"
Boca Resort and Country Club, Boca Raton, Florida; January 2000

"Spinal Stenosis Surgery- Facts and Myths"
Holy Cross Hospital, Fort Lauderdale, Florida; December 1999

"Overview of Spine Surgeries - Cervical to Lumbar"
Health South Rehabilitation Hospital; Fort Lauderdale , Florida;September  1999.

"Cervical Spine Disorders"
Genex; Coral Springs, Florida; June 1999

"Low Back Pain: Evaluation and Treatment"
North Ridge Medical Center; Fort Lauderdale , Florida; April 1999

"Back Injuries: From Sprains to Surgery"
Holy Cross Hospital; Fort Lauderdale, Florida; April1999

"Spinal Stenosis"
Open Forum; Wynmoor,  Florida; April1999

"Surgical Indications for the Treatment of Back Pain" Crawford and Co.; Fort Lauderdale, Florida; March 1999

"Back Pain"
Liberty Mutual; Weston, Florida; January  1999

"Diagnosis and Treatment of Spinal Conditions"
Pinecrest Rehabilitation; Delray Beach, Florida; October 1998
 
Holy Cross Hospital; Fort Lauderdale, Florida; October 1998

"Current Concepts in the Diagnosis and Management of Common Spinal Problems" Broward County Association of Orthopaedic Nurses; Fort Lauderdale, Florida; March 1997

"Understanding the Aging Back"
B'nai B'rith Association; Tamarac , Florida; February 1997

"Practical Applications of Rehabilitation for the Post-op back Patient"
Broward County Association of Physical Therapists;  Fort Lauderdale, Florida; January 1997

"Postoperative Rehabilitation  Following Spinal Surgery"
Holy Cross Hospital Rehabilitation Department ; Fort Lauderdale , Florida; December 1996

"Treatment of Spinal Stenosis"
Holy Cross Hospital Retired Physicians; Fort Lauderdale, Florida; November 1996

"Back Pain"
North ridge Medical Center Lecture Series; Fort Lauderdale, Florida; October 1996

"Spinal Stenosis"
North Ridge Medical Center Wynmoor Lecture Series; Fort Lauderdale, Florida; October 1996

"Spinal Stenosis"
University Hospital Rehabilitation Department; Tamarac, Florida; August 1996 and November  1995

"Treatment Options for Spinal Stenosis"
North Ridge Medical Center Department of Family Medicine; Fort Lauderdale, Florida;
July 1996

"Diagnosing and Treating Spinal Stenosis"
Physicians' Roundtable Discussion; Fort Lauderdale, Florida; April1996

"Sciatica- Walking Without Pain"
North Ridge Medical Center; Fort Lauderdale, Florida; March 1996

"Spinal Stenosis"
Holy Cross Hospital Physical Therapy  Department; Fort Lauderdale, Florida; January 1996
 
Holy Cross Hospital Physical Therapy Department; Broward County Physical Therapists; Fort Lauderdale, Florida; January 1996

"Lumbar Disc Disease"
North Ridge Medical Center Physical Therapy Department; Fort Lauderdale, Florida;
December 1995

"Lumbar Disc Disease"
Holy Cross Hospital Physical Therapy  Department; Fort Lauderdale, Florida; December 1995

"Sciatica"
Holy Cross Hospital; For Lauderdale, Florida; November 1995

"Management of Spinal Metastatic Diseases"
Holy Cross Hospital Cancer Conference; Fort Lauderdale, Florida; November 1995

"Cervical Disc Disease"
Physicians' Roundtable Discussion; Boca Raton, Florida; June 1995

"Cervical Spondylitic Myelopathy"
Physicians' Roundtable Discussion; Delray Beach, Florida; May 1995



 

Location

3000 Bayview Drive (just south of East Oakland Park Boulevard)
33306 Fort Lauderdale , FL