Dr. Maria Castro, MD

Dr. Maria Castro, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Female  |  
Age 55
(8)
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Dr. Maria Castro, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in Rochester, MN. She is 55 years old and has been practicing for 19 years.

200 1st St SW

Rochester, MN 55905

Contact Information

(507) 284-2511

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Graves' Disease
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more than 58% of peers
Thyroid Disease
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more than 56% of peers
Goiter
normal
more than 52% of peers

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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
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Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
19

Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.

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.

Education

  • Universidad Central De Venezuela--Jose Maria Vargas, Escuela De Medicina Jose Maria Vargas
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Albert Einstein Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Albert Einstein Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Castro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Castro's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Castro to family and friends
1.9
based on 8 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Castro's Performance

Trustworthiness
FAIR
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Illinois |
Awful Doctor and I just wonder how a place like Mayo hired her. I have hashimotos and instead of doing further testing and helping me. She told me they don’t do anything for hashimotos and told me to go see a psychiatrist. There are a ton of test she should and could have done. To drive all the way...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Castro accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Castro has admitting privileges

Mayo Clinic Hospital - Saint Mary's Campus
1216 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902
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Mayo Clinic Methodist Hospital
201 W Center St
Rochester, MN 55902
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