Dr. Oscar Decastro, MD

Dr. Oscar Decastro, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 80
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Dr. Oscar Decastro, MD is a cardiology specialist in Rochester, NY and has been practicing for 51 years. He graduated from University Of The Philippines Manila, College Of Medicine in 1962 and specializes in cardiology.

1415 Portland Ave Ste 350

Rochester, NY 14621

Contact Information

(585) 338-2700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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

Hypotension
very high
more than 97% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 93% of peers
Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Decastro'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

  • Cardiology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Decastro does not have any board certifications listed.

49  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • University Of The Philippines Manila, College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1962
  • Detroit Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1964
  • Hurley Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1967
  • University of Michigan Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1966

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Decastro has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Decastro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Decastro's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Decastro to family and friends
11 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Decastro'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Decastro is a excellent Dr. He picked up on a Heart Disease that no one cared before to check me. He is funny and, wonderful person! God bless him ??
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He is very thorough..kind and has great bedside manners
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Dr Descartes is the best heart doctor in the world we need more doctors like him who care an kind yours truly Marcia bell yeoman
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Dr DeCastro is an outstanding Doctor and very thorough when examining me
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