Dr. Sylvia Castro, MD

Dr. Sylvia Castro, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 42
(29)
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Dr. Sylvia Castro, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from Michigan State University College Of Human Medicine in 2002 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

15255 N 40th St Ste 105

Phoenix, AZ 85032

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
normal
more than 63% of peers
C-Section
normal
more than 61% of peers
Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
normal
more than 38% 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.

Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

53  Conditions Treated

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29  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Colpopexy
  • Colpopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Michigan State University College Of Human Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Castro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Castro's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Castro to family and friends
29 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Castro's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr Castro, has been my doctor for the last 10 years .She is very personable , professional, ask questions and takes swift action if something is out of the Norm. I would highly recommend her . Dorothy Ferry
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She is the most down-to-earth, sweetest, doc ever. I have had nothing but wonderful experiences with her and the entire office staff at Cornerstone Women's Care and I have been going here for many years. Dr. Castro has also taken care of my mother. Dr. Castro has a great bedside manner and is...more
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She's the best doctor , she's the one delivered my first baby girl , she's so friendly and u can take your time and ask her whatever u want and she will answer your question and explain everything I'm so happy with her and I recommading her to every one ask me even her medical assistance she's so...more
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She has seen me through 2 of my babies and was always compassionate and caring. I now live an hour away and I am considering making the drive again to see her with my current child. l felt that she gave just the right amount of truth without being judgmental.
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Pushes c-sections for big babies. Told me if my baby isn't at least 9lbs when he was born then she should quit her job. She should have. I have now switched to another ob that as I tell them the reasoning for why I got a c-section they are frowning. She needs to get informed about how to deliver a...more
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