Dr. Michael Castillo, MD

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Age 58
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Dr. Michael Castillo, MD
Dr. Castillo is a physician specializing in neuropathic and microvascular pain syndromes. He is a graduate of the University of New Mexico School of Medicine, completed an internship with Phoenix Integrated Surgical Residency and completed his anesthesia residency through the University of Arizona School of Medicine. Dr. Castillo has been in Private Practice in Phoenix for fifteen years. He is considered a leading expert in spinal cord stimulation and intrathecal catheter medication management for chronic pain syndromes. Dr. Castillo is committed to providing the highest standard of medical care to his patients. This requires listening to the patient, doing a physical exam, and reviewing tests and radiology findings. The patient must understand their health problems before they can make decisions on their health. He creates an individualized and comprehensive treatment program for each patient.

1840 W Maryland Ave Ste D

Phoenix, AZ 85015

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Dr. Michael Castillo, MD

Dr. Michael Castillo, MD

Accepted insurance

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CopperPoint Mutual
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
  • Medicaid
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

I recognize that pain is very personal; it cannot be easily measured or quantified. My goal is always to give personal care and to help improve your functional level so pain does not control your life.
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Dr. Castillo's Experience

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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Acute Pain Medicine
  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine
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Board Certifications

Dr. Castillo does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Cancer Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Headache
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dystonia
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Essential Tremor
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Wounds
  • Fracture
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Neuropathy
  • Headache
  • Hereditary Sensory and Autonomic Neuropathy, Type I
  • Herniated Disc
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Male Pelvic Pain
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Motor Neuropathy
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Injury
  • Nerve Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nervous Breakdown
  • Neuropathy, Motor and Sensory
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Shingles
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Tension Headache
  • Torticollis
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Headache
  • Vascular Neuropathy

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Procedures

  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Joint Drainage
  • Ketamine Induction
  • Ketamine Infusions
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Minimally Invasive Lumbar Decompression (MILD)
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Neuromodulation
  • Pain Management
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Injections
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University Of New Mexico / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • University Of New Mexico / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Phoenix Integrat Surg Res Pgrm
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Maricopa Medical Center-Mayo Pain Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University Of Arizona
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Castillo's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Castillo to family and friends
4.4
based on 46 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Castillo's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Glendale, AZ |
Dr Castillo and his staff were very professional, knew about my conditions from my reports, explained my condition to me. Dr Castillo explained the alternative therapies for my pain.
Thank you for your review!
in Arizona |
Dr.Castillo is the best. I have referred several people to him. I trust him completely. His office is peaceful. The office staff are all outstanding.
Thank you for your review!
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Dr. Castillo accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna Savings Plus of AZ
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
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  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CopperPoint Mutual
    CopperPoint Mutual Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Health Net
    Health Net HMO
    Health Net PPO
  • Medicaid
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
    AHCCCS Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
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