Dr. Lourdes Castanon, MD

Dr. Lourdes Castanon, MD

Critical Care Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 40
Dr. Lourdes Castanon, MD is a critical care surgery specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med in 2003 and specializes in critical care surgery, trauma surgery, and more.

4800 Friendship Ave Ste 2307

Pittsburgh, PA 15224

Contact Information

(412) 578-5120

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Network
  • Golden Rule
  • Medicaid
  • Simplifi
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Castanon's Experience

Dr. Castanon's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Critical Care Surgery
  • Board certified in Critical Care Surgery and General Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

5  Specialties

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • Acute Care Surgery
  • Burn Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Trauma Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

10  Conditions Treated

  • Brain Injury
  • Burn Injuries
  • Chemical Burn
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Electrical Burn
  • Necrotizing Fasciitis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Traumatic Shock

8  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Brookdale Hosp Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Brookdale Univ Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Shriners Hospital for Children
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • UTMB-Galvstn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Yale University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Lourdes Castanon, MD
Dr. Castenon administered medications to our sister that were expressly forbidden through the POLST. She claimed the medication was life saving (it is not) and an existing medication on her treatment plan (it is not). She first admitted administering it, then denied it. The medical record...Read More
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