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Dr. Manuel Castro, MD

Bariatric Surgery ·  Male · Age 60

Dr. Castro

Dr. Manuel Castro, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of Minnesota Medical School and specializes in bariatric surgery and bariatric medicine.


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(972) 709-7110

Dr. Castro accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Medico
Mutual of Omaha
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Castro's conditions and procedures:

  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Duodenal Switch
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Obesity
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Weight Loss
  • Weight-Related Conditions

About Me

Biography

"When surgery becomes necessary to control your weight and improve your health, you need an experienced surgeon you can trust. A surgeon who cares for you before, during, and after surgery. Dr. Manuel E. Castro is a bariatric surgeon with over 20 yea...

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Bariatric Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

University Of Minnesota Medical School
Medical School
1993
University Of Minnesota
Fellowship Hospital
1992
St Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital
Residency Hospital
1987
St Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital
Internship Hospital
1993
1992
1987

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Dr. Castro's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Castro

4.4

Based on 24 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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I had a gastric sleeve with Dr. Castro about 3 years ago. I remember I was getting prepped for the surgery and the nurses at could not get the IV started. Dr. Castro stated that if the patient isn't ready, we will move on to the next one. That made my whole continence change and I just felt as...Read More
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I had a great experience with Dr Castro. I have had my lap band for over 8 years and was very well informed of the pre op and post op requirements in keeping healthy weight loss and maintaining it gone.
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Dr. Castro was very attentive, patient and informative with all my questions.
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awesome experience pre and post surgery
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i had a few scheduling issues, but overall the staff and doctors were great and easy to work with.
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