Dr. Elquis Castillo, MD

Dr. Elquis Castillo, MD

Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
(5)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Elquis Castillo, MD is an oncology doctor who practices in Gadsden, AL. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 33 years. Dr. Castillo is affiliated with Gadsden Regional Medical Center, Cherokee Medical Center and Riverview Regional Medical Center.

200 Medical Center Dr

Gadsden, AL 35903

Contact Information

(256) 492-0375

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Blood Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Anemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
1

Board Certifications

  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
79

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • ENT Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Retina Diseases
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • von Willebrand Disease

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Procedures

  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • Esc Auto De Cien Medicine De Centro America
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Escuela De Medicine, Autonomous University
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Tulane University Hospital and Clinics
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Tulane University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Yale University School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Castillo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Castillo's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Castillo to family and friends
3.4
based on 5 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Castillo's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Gadsden, AL |
Dr. Castillo was very thorough, extremely intelligent and on top of that did a lot of research on my case alone. I was comfortable knowing my healthcare was in his hands. I would highly recommend him to ANY family member of mine.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Castillo accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Dental Blue 100/200/300
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Castillo has admitting privileges

Cherokee Medical Center
400 Northwood Dr
Centre, AL 35960
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Gadsden Regional Medical Center
1007 Goodyear Ave
Gadsden, AL 35903
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Riverview Regional Medical Center
600 S 3rd St
Gadsden, AL 35901
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