Dr. Helen Casteel, MD

Dr. Helen Casteel, MD

Pediatric Gastroenterology  |  
Female  |  
Age 64
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Helen Casteel, MD is a pediatric gastroenterology specialist in Little Rock, AR and has been practicing for 38 years. She graduated from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in pediatric gastroenterology.

1515 S Bowman Rd Ste B

Little Rock, AR 72211

Contact Information

(501) 228-7171

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Advantage
  • Medicaid
  • Qualchoice

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Dr. Casteel's Experience

Dr. Casteel's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • Board certified in Pediatric Gastroenterology and Pediatrics
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Pediatric Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcerative Colitis


Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arkansas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • University Ark School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Ark School Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Tex Med Br Galveston
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Casteel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Casteel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Casteel to family and friends
based on 36 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (36)

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Dr. Casteel's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Cabot Ar
Dr. Casteel herself is very knowledgeable . She was very thourough however isn’t very personable. The office atmosphere was cold and poor. Not something a kid likes to visit also the staff was not friendly with the exception of the male nurse he made the experience bearable. I was told that there...more
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in Dallas, TX
Absolutely the worst experience I could of had. Tried to make appointment for my daughter and the staff could not have been more rude. To the point that I am flying my daughter to Boston to see a different GI. just so I don't have to deal with them again!!!
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in Little Rock, AR
If you have insurance that they have not contracted with, they will not accept self pay. Even if you offer several thousand dollars as a retainer to prove you are able to pay for tests and procedures.
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in Hot Springs National Park, AR
Incompetent, unprofessional and rude staff. I waited 2 MONTHS to get my daughter in, and they called 1 HOUR before our appt, saying they wouldn't accept our insurance. I was already on the road driving from Hot Springs at this time. When I arrived and was obviously upset at the situation, they...more
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Waited for one hour and twenty minutes past my appointment time. Unfortunately, there are not many options in this field. My child was not very comfortable in the office environment. Their opinion is "it was run-down, cheap, uncomfortable, looked like they could pack up and leave in the night."
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