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Charles R. Cantor, MD, DABSM

Charles R. Cantor, MD, DABSM Physician

Medical Director, Penn Sleep Centers Professor of Clinical Neurology Professor of Medicine

Dr. Cantor is employed by Penn Medicine.

About Dr. Charles R. Cantor

Recognized by Best Doctors in America 2005 - 2018

Patient Satisfaction Ratings

Patient Rating Breakdown

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 Penn Medicine.

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Patient Comments

Clinical Specialties


  • Neurology
  • Sleep Medicine

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Neurology, 1991
  • Sleep Medicine (ABPN), 2011

Clinical Expertise:

  • Circadian Rhythm Disorders
  • Delayed Sleep Phase Syndrome (DSPD)
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Idiopathic Hypersomnolence
  • Insomnia
  • Narcolepsy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS)
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders in the Elderly
  • Sleep Study
  • Sleep-related Epilepsy
  • Sleep-related Headache
  • Sleep-related Movement Disorders

Description of Clinical Expertise

sleep disorders

Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • CVS Health
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Keystone First Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Remedy Partners at Penn Medicine
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: University of Massachusetts
Residency: Saint Elizabeth Hospital
Residency: Pennsylvania Hospital
Fellowship: Wills Eye Hospital


American Academy of Neurology, National American Academy of Sleep Medicine, National Philadelphia Neurological Society, Local

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Cantor is employed by Penn Medicine.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Pennsylvania Hospital: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Academic Contact Info

Penn Comprehensive Neuroscience Center
Pennsylvania Hospital
330 S 9th St

Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: (215) 829-7512
Patient appointments: 800-789-7366 (PENN)

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