Dr. Gregory Castiglia, MD

Dr. Gregory Castiglia, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. Gregory Castiglia, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Williamsville, NY. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeo and specializes in neurosurgery.

180 Park Club Ln Ste 100

Williamsville, NY 14221

Contact Information

(716) 839-9402

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Independent Health
  • MVP Health Care

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Castiglia's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Castiglia treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Castiglia treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Castiglia treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Castiglia treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Herniated Disc
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Castiglia treats Herniated Disc more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Castiglia treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Castiglia's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Castiglia is a Board Certified neurosurgeon. He received his BA in physics at Dartmouth College and his Medical Doctorate from the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University in 1992. He completed his neurosurgical residency in 199...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • SUNY/B Education Consortium Surgical Res Program
    Residency Hospital
  • Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeo
    Medical School
  • 1994
    SUNY/Millard Fillmore Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1994

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Dr. Castiglia's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Castiglia

3.2

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
52.94117647058823%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
5.882352941176471%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
41.1764705882353%
(7)

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Average Wait Time
  • 31 – 45 minutes
Dr. Castiglia's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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Like many of the neurosurgeons in the Buffalo area, does not consider what the neurologist and neuroradiologists diagnose and recommend. Horrible medical exam in office. (except by his mid level - which was excellent. However, he did not consider her exam) His neurological exam was terrible, he had...Read More
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After being misdiagnosed for 6 months by not only Dr Castiglia but a number of other MDs, i finally went in for microdiscectomy and fusion, woke up and couldn't move my legs, 3 weeks later the same procedure was done because he left a piece of disc in the front area of my spine, still couldn't move...Read More
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I would never willingly return to this office. The office staff is absolutely horrendous. I have encountered them three times and by the third time I was ready to explode. they do not do their jobs of getting paperwork situated in the patients best interest. The nurse practitioner came in place of...Read More
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Dr. Castiglia preformed a decompressive craniectomy after a traumatic brain injury my brother sustained in a car accident. He could’ve easily died and Dr. Castiglia saved his life. He just came out of a successful surgery to replace the bone flap that had been previously removed in the craniectomy....Read More
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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Independent Health
Encompass
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO

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