Dr. Lourdes Castanon, MD

Dr. Lourdes Castanon, MD

Critical Care Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 40
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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 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 15 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

  • Yale University
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Utmb-Galvstn
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Shriners Hospital For Children
    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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