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Dr. Andre De Castro Abreu, MD

Urological Surgeon, Urologist

Professional statement

Serving the communities of Los Angeles and Beverly Hills, CA, Dr. Andre De Castro Abreu is an experienced urologist practicing at the Keck Medicine of USC. He attended the Universidade Federal do Ceará Faculdade de Medicina, where he completed his medical degree along with an internship. Dr. De Castro Abreu completed his residency in urology at Hospital São Lucas da PUCRS and further went on to complete a fellowship in minimally invasive surgery at the University of Southern California, Keck Hospital. Dr. De Castro Abreu is currently affiliated with Verdugo Hills Hospital, the Keck Hospital of USC, and USC Norris Cancer Hospital. He is well versed in both English and Portuguese. He believes that an amalgamation of sound medical judgment, technology, and an optimistic attitude are needed to guarantee quick recovery and thorough care. Dr. De Castro Abreu takes time out to listen to each patient's health concerns and works on the treatment accordingly. He ensures it suits their recovery and lifestyle. He is a patient-focused provider who works towards creating a personalized treatment plan.

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Adventist Health
  • Aetna

Specialties

  • Urologist
  • Urological Surgeon

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Verdugo Hills Hospital
  • Keck Hospital of USC
  • USC Norris Cancer Hospital

Education and training

  • Medical School - Universidade Federal do Ceará Faculdade de Medicina
  • Universidade Federal do Ceará Faculdade de Medicina (Internship)
  • University of Southern California, Keck Hospital, Fellowship in Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Hospital São Lucas da PUCRS, Residency in Urology

Awards and publications

  • Diagnostic accuracy of a five-point Likert scoring system for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) evaluated according to results of MRI/ultrasonography image-fusion targeted biopsy of the prostate BJU Int. 2018 01; 121(1):77-83.
  • Morphometric analysis of prostate zonal anatomy using magnetic resonance imaging: impact on age-related changes in patients in Japan and the USA BJU Int. 2017 10; 120(4):497-504.
  • Detection of prostate cancer using magnetic resonance imaging/ultrasonography image-fusion targeted biopsy in African-American men BJU Int. 2017 08; 120(2):233-238.

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1609285873

Office locations

Keck Medicine of USC - Urology

Keck Medicine of USC - Health Sciences Campus

1516 San Pablo St, Ste 3500

Los Angeles, CA 90033

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Given the circumstances it was pretty damn good. Dr & 2 nurses & reception all very welcoming.
Less than 6 months ago
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Dr. Abreu is one of the most conscientious docters I have ever experienced. Dr Abreu attention to my medical remedy and quality of life is exceptional.
Less than 6 months ago
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