Dr. Michael Castro, MD

Dr. Michael Castro, MD

Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Michael Castro, MD is an oncology specialist in Beverly Hills, CA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1986 and specializes in oncology, medical oncology, and more.

8900 Wilshire Blvd

Beverly Hills, CA 90211

Contact Information

(310) 432-8900

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Molina Healthcare

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
high
more than 87% of peers
Cancer
normal
more than 68% of peers
Blood Disorders
normal
more than 56% 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.

3  Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

87  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • St Lukes Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Mt Sinai
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Castro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Castro's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Castro to family and friends
33 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (33)

  • 5
    (24)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Castro's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Dr. Castro was recommended to me through Caris Life Sciences to explain the pathophysiology of my uncle’s cancer. He is very knowledgeable in the molecular biology of cancer that most oncologists are not. His treatment plans target cancer’s oncogenic pathways. He’s also extremely caring and...more
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I first met Dr. Castro in Amsterdam, NY, when my husband Steve was diagnosed with Stage IV Lymphoma . If we had not met Dr. Castro, my husband's life would have been lost. Today Steve is still CA free. Dr.Castro is truly one of the Elite in his field, with his care and diligence, any patient of...more
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I found the BEST Oncologist when I found Dr. Castro. When I first started seeing him I was scared and having so many symptoms regarding my recent cancer diagnoses. On my first visit with him he took the time to talk with me and made me feel that he was really there to help me. He takes the time to...more
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While Dr. Michael Castro is highly intelligent and very well trained. The quality that brought me to him was his vigilance and tenacity. He fought the hospital administration to get the best and newest treatments. Additionally, he is very sympathetic and caring of his patients. Having had...more
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I am so blessed to have Dr Castro for my oncologist, he is very intelligent and caring. I will truly miss him. Dr Castro is the best doctor that I ever had, he is so caring and takes the time to talk to me regarding my illness. He is always looking for ways of improving my health. He is such as...more
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