Dr. Fernando Castro, MD

Dr. Fernando Castro, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Fernando Castro, MD is a rheumatology specialist in West Columbia, SC and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from Universidad Central Del Ecuador in 1998 and specializes in rheumatology.

146 N Hospital Dr Ste 550

West Columbia, SC 29169

Contact Information

(803) 936-7410

Insurance Accepted

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

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Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

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

74  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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Education

  • Universidad Central Del Ecuador
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • University Of Missouri-Internal Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Univeristy Of Missouri Hospital-Internal Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University Opf Missouri Hospital-Rheumatology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Castro's Reviews

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5.0

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Dr. Castro is extremely competent as a doctor but also seems to care about his patients. I have the utmost respect for him and trust his care and advice.
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