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Department Orthopaedic Surgery
Primary Location Akron General Health and Wellness Center, Bath
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Knee Injections
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Shoulder Injection
  • Total Knee Replacement
View all 4 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injury
  • Arthritis of the Knee
  • Bicep Rupture
  • Bulging Muscle
  • Frozen Shoulder
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Meniscus injury
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Plica Syndrome
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Strain
  • Knee Tendonitis
  • Labrum Tears
  • Osteoarthritis of the Knee
  • Rotator Cuff Injury
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Fractures
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Internal Derangement
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Sprain
  • Shoulder Strain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis
  • Tendinitis of Rotator Cuff
View all 24 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Univ of Kentucky Hosp
Sports Medicine
Lexington, KY

Residency - Akron General Medical Center
Orthopaedic Surgery
Akron, OH

Medical Education - Northeast Ohio Medical University College of Medicine
Akron, OH


  • Orthopaedic Surgery
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 2/19/2019, Dr. Kantaras has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

218 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Listens 4.3
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

17 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2024

Dr. Kantaras was extremely knowledgeable in dealing with my knees, and he knew exactly what needed to be done. Thanks again!

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2024

Excellent assistance. Excellent professionalism Dr K is the Best. Thank you tt

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2024

Dr K clearly cares and knows what is best.

Reviewed on Dec 18, 2023

I felt as if this doctor could care less about how I was feeling. He was short and unwelcoming. It seemed to me that he didn't want to be bothered.

Reviewed on Nov 28, 2023

I was very impressed with Dr Kantaras he had a wonderful bedside manner

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2023

I have had two knee replacements performed by Dr. Kantaras in the past 14 years. Both of them have exceeded my expections on gaining back my mobility.

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2023

Dr Kanteras is a great dr and is very polite to his patients!

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2023

Love dr canteras!!

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2023

Front desk employee seems unhappy and non- communicative every time I go to this office. It's MORE than this person however, that keeps me coming. I see Dr Kantaras, Dr Esterle, Dr Satariano TOTALLY ROCK in that office!!

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2023

Dr Kantaras is at least a 10 on your 1-5 scale!!!

Reviewed on Sep 5, 2023

Have already referred friends to Dr. Kantaras

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2023

The most organized, and friendliest staff I've ever encountered at a physicians office. Time wise, very efficient!!!!!

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2023

Dr. Kantaras was wonderful, caring, and personable.

Reviewed on Jun 27, 2023

Dr. Kantaras and his staff were very professional, friendly, and efficient.

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2023

He's awesome.

Reviewed on Jun 19, 2023

Great, enlightened, sensitive physician who knows MS responses to physical issues.

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2023

Dr Kantaras and surgical team very reassuring

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