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Jose Cantu, MD

Dr. Cantu is a pulmonologist in the Greater Houston area. He is affiliated with Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital and 3 more hospitals.
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Conditions treated

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227 doctors
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227 doctors
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113 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw more shortness of breath patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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561 doctors
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561 doctors
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280 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw more lung condition patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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300 doctors
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300 doctors
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149 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw more pneumonia patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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173 doctors
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173 doctors
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86 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw more obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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226 doctors
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226 doctors
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113 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw more sleep apnea patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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190 doctors
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190 doctors
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95 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw more insomnia patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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401 doctors
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400 doctors
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200 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw more chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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161 doctors
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162 doctors
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80 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw more chronic bronchitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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169 doctors
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170 doctors
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84 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw more sepsis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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444 doctors
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444 doctors
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222 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw more obesity patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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54 doctors
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53 doctors
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26 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw more aspiration patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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302 doctors
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301 doctors
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150 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw more bronchitis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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176 doctors
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175 doctors
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87 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw more sleep disorders patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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747 doctors
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748 doctors
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373 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw more cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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383 doctors
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384 doctors
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191 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw more asthma patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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282 doctors
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282 doctors
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140 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw more abnormal breathing patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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41 doctors
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41 doctors
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20 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw more collapsed lung patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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92 doctors
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92 doctors
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45 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw more pulmonary embolism (PE) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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318 doctors
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318 doctors
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159 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw hay fever (allergic rhinitis) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater Houston area. Learn more.
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5 doctors
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6 doctors
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2 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw pneumothorax patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater Houston area. Learn more.
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64 doctors
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64 doctors
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32 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw more pulmonary hypertension patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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385 doctors
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386 doctors
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192 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw allergies patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater Houston area. Learn more.
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48 doctors
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48 doctors
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23 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw more chronic lung disease patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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14 doctors
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14 doctors
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7 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw more bronchiectasis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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160 doctors
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160 doctors
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80 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw abscess patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater Houston area. Learn more.
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24 doctors
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23 doctors
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11 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw more pulmonary fibrosis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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476 doctors
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476 doctors
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238 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw heart disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater Houston area. Learn more.

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701 doctors
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700 doctors
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350 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw vascular disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater Houston area. Learn more.

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192 doctors
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192 doctors
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95 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw asthma attack patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater Houston area. Learn more.
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8 doctors
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8 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Cantu saw pleurisy patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater Houston area. Learn more.

Cost estimates

These ranges are network rate estimates across all the insurance plans that Dr. Cantu accepts.

Note: These are just estimates. We advise verifying the exact costs with your provider.

Bronchoscopy $1,487 – 10.0k
Office visit (new patient) $194 – 460
Sleep study $843 – 3,415

Amino’s cost estimates are estimates of the total amount that you and your health insurance company might pay for a procedure—this is what we call the “network rate”. Our cost estimates can help you prepare for the financial impact of medical care and help you make more confident decisions about where to get treated.

Locations

Dr. Cantu sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

Sid Acharya MD PA
6807 Emmett F Lowry Expy
Texas City, TX 77591
1,197 miles away
  • Spanish
Medical Clinic of Houston
1701 Sunset Blvd
Houston, TX 77005
1,203 miles away

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Credentials
  • University of Texas Medical School at Houston
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 2005

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Cantu is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2017)
  • Bay Area Regional Medical Center
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2017)
  • Clear Lake Regional Medical Center
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2017)
  • Memorial Hermann Northwest
    Hospital safety grade not available

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • EmblemHealth
  • Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Health Net
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • MVP Health Care
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • PacificSource
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Priority Health
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • TRICARE
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • WellMed Medical Management
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield