Dr. John Castle, MD

Dr. John Castle, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
Dr. John Castle, MD is a general surgery specialist in Worcester, MA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Univ Of Rochester Sch Of Med & Dentistry in 1989 and specializes in general surgery and plastic surgery.

281 Lincoln St

Worcester, MA 01605

Contact Information

(508) 334-5990

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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Wound Repair
very high
more than 98% of peers
Breast Reduction
very high
more than 97% of peers
Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
very high
more than 94% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

12  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Cancer

18  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 7/10/2013
    Amount or Range: Above Average
    State: Massachusetts
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.


  • Univ Of Rochester Sch Of Med & Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • U Mass
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • U Mass
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Of Michigan Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Castle's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Castle to family and friends
15 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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  • 3
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  • 1

Dr. Castle's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

My experience here with Dr Castle has been excellent. I had severe trouble with my last dr. And Dr Castle has taken every precaution to insure I do not experience that again. He explained everything in detail and let me know how serious my surgery recovery was from my original double mastectomy. He...more
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Dr. Castle was amazing. His bedside manner put me at ease immediately. He was able to fix what another doctor had botched. I was very nervous and had 1 million questions and he was extremely patient with me. Appointments in his office were always on time or even a little early, I never had to...more
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