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 specialist in Rochester, MN and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from Universidad Central De Venezuela--Jose Maria Vargas, Escuela De Medicina Jose Maria Vargas in 1987 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

200 1st St SW

Rochester, MN 55905

Contact Information

(507) 284-2511

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Castro performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

Dr. Castro's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

1  Board Certifications

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

19  Conditions Treated

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

1.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Castro to family and friends
8 total reviews (1 has 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)

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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