Dr. Thomas Castellano, MD

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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 65

490 Northampton St Ste 1
Kingston, PA 18704
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Dr. Castellano's Experience

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Dr. Castellano's Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Procedures Dr. Castellano Performs

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
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Hospital Quality

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Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center
1000 E Mountain Dr
Wilkes Barre, PA 18711
Wilkes - Barre General Hospital
575 North River Street
Wilkes Barre, PA 18764

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Appointments & Offices

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  • Yes
GASTROINTESTINAL CONSULTANTS
GASTROENTEROLOGY CONSULTANTS
490 Northampton St Ste 1
Kingston, PA 18704
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    Dr. Castellano's Experience

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Liver Biopsy
    • Manometry
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    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blood Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysentery
    • Dysphagia
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Esophageal Diverticulum
    • Esophageal Ulcer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastric Ulcer
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    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Gastroparesis
    • Heartburn
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis C
    • Hepatorenal Syndrome
    • Hernia
    • Ileus
    • Indigestion
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Malnutrition
    • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
    • Pancreatitis
    • Peptic Ulcer
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Vomiting Disorders
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    Background Check for Dr. Castellano

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Graduated in 1976

    Internship Hospital

    Columbia Presby Hospital
    Complete in 1977

    Residency Hospital

    Columbia Presby Hospital
    Complete in 1979
    Montefiore Hospital Med Center
    Complete in 1981

    Fellowship Hospital

    Montefiore Hospital Med Center
    Complete in 1981
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Castellano & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Castellano's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center

    • Wilkes - Barre General Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.6
    • 7 responses
    • 1 review

    3.6 out of 5

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    5 out of 5
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    Dr Castellano saved my life! I had 2 other doctors misdiagnose my problem. Dr. Castellano figured it out & recommended the surgery I needed. Thank You Dr. John reilly

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Castellano accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    • UnitedHealthCare
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    Office Locations

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    GASTROINTESTINAL CONSULTANTS
    GASTROENTEROLOGY CONSULTANTS
    490 Northampton St Ste 1
    Kingston, PA 18704
    (570) 288-8100 (Office)
    (570) 288-8100 (Fax)
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