Dr. Maria Castro, MD

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Dr. Maria Castro, MD

Pediatrics | Female

Starlight Pediatrics, PLLC, Holly Springs, NC 500 Holly Springs Rd Ste 101, Holly Springs, NC 27540 Get Directions
(919) 762-5113

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Starlight Pediactrics is committed to providing the highest level of health care to infants, children and young adults, that also...   Read More

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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Specialties

      • Pediatrics

      Board Certifications

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      • Pediatrics

      Conditions Treated

      • ADHD and-or ADD
      • Allergic Disorders
      • Allergies
      • Asthma
      • Asthma in Children
      • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
      • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
      • Headache
      • Infections
      • Infectious Diseases
      • Injuries
      • Migraine
      • Obesity
      • Otitis Media
      • Pediatric Diseases
      • Sinusitis

      Procedures Performed

      • Abscess Incision and Drainage
      • Allergy Testing
      • Allergy Treatment
      • Breath Testing
      • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
      • Immunization
      • Infant Care
      • Nebulizer Treatment
      • Neonatal Care
      • Pap Smear
      • Physical Examination
      • Sports Physical Examination
      • Vaccination
      • Wart Removal
      • Well Baby Care
      • Well Child Examination

      Background Check

      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

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      • 0
        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Military University Of New Granada / School Of Medicine and Health Science

        Graduated in 1996

      • Internship Hospital
        Long Island College Hospital

        Completed in 2004

      • Residency Hospital
        Long Island College Hospital

        Completed in 2006

      • Undergraduate School
        Military University Of New Granada / School Of Medicine and Health Science

        Graduated in 1991

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Pediatrics
      • Board certified in Pediatrics
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Castro's Office & Staff

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      Dr. Castro's Care Philosophy

      Starlight Pediactrics is committed to providing the highest level of health care to infants, children and young adults, that also comes with understanding and consideration for our patients. We strive for total patient satisfaction and we are committed to delivering courteous and efficient services to empower families to make healthy decisions for the optimal well-being of their children.