Get to know your doctor

With a strong sense of family and service to the community, Dr. Cantu’s professional motivation is to improve the health of the population that he serves. He is bilingual (Spanish-English), and has a strong sense of perseverance, leadership, and dedication to a job well done. Dr. Cantu also enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, attending theatrical presentations, live music, outdoor festivals and relaxing by watching movies.

Interests and Activities

I enjoy spending time with my family. I enjoy traveling, attending theatrical presentations, live music, outdoor festivals and relaxing by watching movies.

Education and Special Programs

Physician Executive Development Program
Humana sponsored program to develop skills in physician leaders

UT Health Science Center MD Anderson Cancer Center
Clinical Safely and Effectiveness Program

University of Texas San Antonio College of Business
Medical School Leadership & Administration Program: Mini-MBA

Christus Santa Rosa Family Medicine Residency Program
Residency in Family Medicine, Chief Resident

Texas A&M University Health Science Center College of Medicine
Doctor of Medicine

Texas A&M University
Bachelor of Science, Biochemistry, Cum Laude

Academic Appointments

University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio
Department of Family and Comm. Med.: Clinical Asst Professor

University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio
Hispanic Center of Excellence: Medical Student Mentorship Program

University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio
School of Nursing: Community Preceptor