Dr. Rodolfo Castillo-Ruiz, MD

Dr. Rodolfo Castillo-Ruiz, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
Dr. Rodolfo Castillo-Ruiz, MD is an internal medicine specialist in San Luis Obispo, CA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara in 1979 and specializes in internal medicine.

77 Casa St Ste 201

San Luis Obispo, CA 93405

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Castillo-Ruiz's Experience

Dr. Castillo-Ruiz's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Castillo-Ruiz does not have any board certifications listed.

223  Conditions Treated

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16  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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.


  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • St John's Episcopal Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • North Shore University Hospital At Forest Hills
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Castillo-Ruiz has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Castillo-Ruiz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Castillo-Ruiz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Castillo-Ruiz to family and friends
15 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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Dr. Castillo-Ruiz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

I will never go back to see this "doctor" again. I saw him for a possible fractured pinky toe. He barely spoke to me, listened to my heart (not sure why when I was there for a fractured toe!), and barely glanced at my toe. He never asked if I was in any pain or how I hurt my toe. He sent me for an...more
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My experience with Dr. Castillo was undoubtedly the most upsetting interaction with a medical professional I have ever had. I spent a week in the hospital for lupus nephritis and a kidney biopsy, he was my follow-up exam the day after being discharged. I was extremely concerned about worsening pain...more
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Awful experience. Near zero interaction. Had an assistant show me out before we were done.
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Castillo is so un-interested in his patients complaints that, during a referral appointment with him for carpal tunnel symptoms, he never even bothered to examine my hands. He will go 5 minutes or more during an appointment typing on his computer screen without saying a single word. Poor attitude...more
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Even though his office said he was taking new patients and we had an appointment for an establishing visit as a new patient, he became very agitated and said the case was too difficult and we needed to find another doctor. When i asked if he had any recommendations he just became more agitated and...more
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