Dr. Alex Villacastin, MD

Dr. Alex Villacastin, MD

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Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
52 y/o
(27)

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Dr. Alex Villacastin, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Citrus Springs, FL and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in internal medicine.

Suncoast Primary Care

10489 N Florida Ave

Citrus Springs, FL 34434
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Dr. Villacastin's Experience

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Dr. Villacastin's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • Malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Villacastin "Treating patients with modern medicine the old fashioned way"

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

321  Conditions Treated

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44  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Coumadin® Management
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Injection of Tendon
  • Joint Injection
  • Liver Function Test
  • Mole Removal
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Oximetry
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Stress Test
  • Stroke Prevention
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination
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Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 4/2/2014
    Amount or Range: $500,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: MARION COUNTY
    State: Florida
0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Cebu Institute Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • SUNY
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Umdmj Robert Wood Johnson Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Villacastin has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Villacastin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Villacastin's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Villacastin to family and friends
27 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Villacastin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Dr Alex is very patient. He has a very good bed side manner! Explains everything as needed. He treats my whole family and I plan to get my mother on board when she comes here from Cali in 3 months!
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Dr. Villacastin is wonderful, I can't say enough about him. I moved from up North and was scared that I would not be able to find a great doctor like the one I had, I was wrong. From the very first appointment I knew I was going to be OK. He also treats my husband who is disabled and a stroke...more
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Great people. Very helpful.
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A dozen encounters so far. Practice meets my expectations. Staff and doc have been nice to me. I had a lot of requests and needs. They're not making much $ on me given the time I've consumed. It's pointless to criticize overworked staff and doc doing best they can given high work load. Dr. V is...more
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thorough in his examination. explains very well every prescription drug I take. encourage you to ask questions. he does not rush talking to you.
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