Dr. Richard Castiello, MD

Dr. Richard Castiello, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 76
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Dr. Richard Castiello, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Chevy Chase, MD. He is 76 years old and has been practicing for 47 years.

5530 Wisconsin Ave Ste 1418

Chevy Chase, MD 20815

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Birthmark
very high
more than 96% of peers
Benign Tumor
very high
more than 94% of peers
Excision of Skin Cancer
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Dermatitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Hives
  • Itchy Skin
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Plantar Wart
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Psoriasis
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Ulcer
  • Warts
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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1967
  • Boston Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1968
  • University Of Michigan Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Castiello has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Castiello's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Castiello to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Castiello'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
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Poolesville, MD |
Quite simply, Dr Castiello is a life saver. Courteous, thorough, and extremely experienced. He detected a carcinoma when I went in to have a cyst checked. Had he not spotted it, I would have missed the second half of my life.
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