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Dr. Lourdes Castanon, MD

Critical Care Surgery ·  Female · Age 41

Dr. Castanon

Dr. Lourdes Castanon, MD is a critical care surgery specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med in 2003 and specializes in critical care surgery, trauma surgery, and more.


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(412) 578-5120

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Dr. Castanon's conditions and procedures:

  • Brain Injury
  • Burn Injuries
  • Chemical Burn
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Electrical Burn
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparotomy
  • Necrotizing Fasciitis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Traumatic Shock

About Me

Biography

Dr. Lourdes Castanon, MD is a critical care surgery specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med in 2003 and specializes in critical care surgery, trauma surgery, and more.

Specialties

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

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

Shriners Hospital For Children
Fellowship Hospital
Utmb-Galvstn
Fellowship Hospital
Yale University
Fellowship Hospital
Brookdale Univ Hosp
Residency Hospital
Brookdale Hosp Ctr
Internship Hospital
2003
SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med
Medical School
2003

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr Castanon was borderline incompetent when we had to deal with her. She gave us horrible advice and just false information. The procedure she did on my son scarred horribly when she said there would be absolutely no scars.
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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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