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Dr. Edward F Castro Is this you?

About Dr. Edward F Castro

Dr. Edward F Castro, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Los Angeles, CA. He has 35 years of experience. His specialties include Family Medicine. Dr. Castro has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

5 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Edward F Castro is Great. Dr. Edward F Castro has been rated by 5 patients. From those 5 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Edward F Castro is 3.7 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Family Health Center

1701 E Cesar E Chavez Ave Ste 230
Los Angeles, CA 90033
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Specialties

Dr. Edward F Castro has the following 1 specialty

  • Family Medicine

    A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
    The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Edward F Castro has the following 8 expertise

  • Weight Loss
  • Contraception
  • Weight Loss (non-surgical)
  • Check-up
  • Influenza
  • Immunization
  • Diabetes
  • Family Planning

Dr. Edward F Castro has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. Edward F Castro is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Reviews

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A sincere and caring professional

I could not be happier with my Doctor. He always seeks my input about the plan of care. He goes beyond his medical duties to help resolve insurance, lab, and pharmacy issues. His concern is always being sure that I am given the best care possible.

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Five Stars

Doctor Castro has been my physician for 21 years, he's great. Just really hard to book a appointment with him, since he's so much in demand. Even though it's hard to see him right away, I wouldn't change doctors.

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home

    NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home

    The patient-centered medical home is a way of organizing primary care that emphasizes care coordination and communication to transform primary care into what patients want it to be. Medical homes can lead to higher quality and lower costs, and can improve patients' and providers' experience of care.

  • Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program

    Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program

    This program is designed to recognize practices that use information systems to enhance the quality of patient care. To obtain Recognition, practices must demonstrate that they have implemented systematic office

  • Education

    35 Years Experience

  • University Of California Davis School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1983

  • Cook County Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Edward F Castro accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna HMO Deductible Plan CA only
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Savings Plus of CA
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross California
    • BC CA California Care Small Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
    • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
    • Blue Cross CA California Care Large Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
    • Blue Cross CA Pathway X PPO
    • Blue Cross CA Priority Select HMO
    • Blue Cross CA Select HMO
    • Blue Cross CA Select PPO
    • Blue Cross CA Select Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield California
    • BS CA Platinum 90 PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus Savenet
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze 60 PPO SHOP
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
    • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Platinum Access+ HMO 25
    • Blue Shield CA Platinum Local Access + HMO 25
    • Blue Shield CA Silver 70 PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Health Net
    • Health Net CA CommunityCare Network HMO
    • Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
    • Health Net CA HMO SmartCare
    • Health Net CA HMO Whole Care Network
    • Health Net CA Individual and Family PPO
    • Health Net CA PPO
    • Health Net EPO - PureCare One Small Business
    • Health Net PureCare HSP Individual and Family Plans
    • Health Net SmartCare Large Group
    • Health Net SmartCare Small Group
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
  • LA Care Health
    • LACare
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
    • PHCS PPO Kaiser
  • UHC West
    • UHC SignatureValue Flex1
    • UHC SignatureValue Flex2
    • UHC SignatureValue Focus
    • UHC West SignatureValue Alliance
    • UHC West SignatureValue HMO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Family Health Center, 1701 E Cesar E Chavez Ave Ste 230, Los Angeles, CA

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