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Dr. George Castro, MD

Pulmonologist, Primary Care Doctor, Critical Care Specialist, Internist

Professional statement

George A. Castro, MD is a model for the 21st Century doctor. He is first and foremost a physician, specializing in all aspects of Internal, Pulmonary, and Critical Care Medicine.

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Specialties

  • Pulmonologist
  • Primary Care Doctor
  • Critical Care Specialist
  • Internist

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Beth Israel Medical Center

Education and training

  • Cabrini Medical Center, Fellowship in Pulmonary Medicine
  • Cabrini Medical Center, Residency in Internal Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Fellowship in Critical Care Medicine
  • Medical School - Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara Facultad de Medicina Guadalajara

Professional memberships

  • American College of Chest Physicians

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1992852941

Office locations

George A. Castro, MD

205 E 16th St, Lower Level

New York, NY 10003

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Both Dr. Castro and the woman at the front desk were incredibly kind and lovely. It makes the trip so much better! Dr. Castro was very thorough and patient and made me feel really comfortable.
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Dr. Castro is thorough and very attentive.
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Very professional bedside manor and really cared about getting my problems resolved.
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Great bedside manners , little to no wit, very nice doctor!
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The wait was a bit long but I believe it is because he is such a caring and thoughtful doctor that he truly takes his time with each patient. I highly recommend Dr. Castro.
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Little to no waiting time, Dr. Castro took his time to find out about me, to understand the reason for my visit
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The doctor took the time to sit down with me and listen to all my concerns and issues directly. Great bedside manner.
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Very knowledgeable and patient. Point out the problem immediately after carefully checking.
Less than 3 months ago
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Dr Castro had a great bedside manner and took all of my questions and concerns seriously. He is a lucky find.
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Fantastic doctor.
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I waited an hour for my appt. but I was ok with it because I’m a patient person and I had a lot of work to do on my computer anyway. The waiting room has WiFi. He was very attentive andeasy to talk to. I’m excited to make him my primary care doc despite the wait time.
Less than 3 months ago
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Excellent is the most accurate word I can think of! We were very happy with the visit, and would recommend Dr. Castro to any and all patients.
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Doctor George Castro it’s very professional, he takes the time to explain in details everything , he is been my doctor for many years and recommended him to friends and family .
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Dr. Castro was very nice and attentive. He spent time talking to me about my concerns and explained everything very clearly. I have had one visit with him but since then I have had trouble reaching his office to get thenecessary forms for a procedure. The phone always goes to voicemail and after leaving two voicemails I still have not gotten a return call.
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Excellent! Very thorough. Listened to my concerns and explained everything in detail with care and empathy. Was so comfortable with the experience that I intend to make him my Primary Care Physician!
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Dr. Castro is an amazing doctor!
Less than 6 months ago
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Great initial consultation! Ideal location. Super friendly staff. Looking forward to continuing with Dr. Castro.
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He's amazing. The best bedside manner and so thorough.
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Never again. Doesn’t call you back after at least 5 calls to him. No care in the world.
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Dr. Castro was warm, welcoming, and very professional. The office operates as a well-oiled machine - so I was in and out for both appointments right on time. Glad I found him!
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I loved my visit with Dr. Castro. Very friendly attentive and professional. Highly recommend!
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Overall great experience! Very knowledgeable, kind and professional. I would definitely recommend Dr Castro!
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Dear dr Castro I hope you read these.. In the 17+ years I've been in NYC I haven't had as thorough a doctor as you. Thank you for your amazing care, your lovely staff and time. He's the best. Please see him!! You won't be disappointed.
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George is a wonderful physician. He is thoughtful, warm and has deep expertise in his field. I highly recommend George.
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Great doctor highly recommended!!!!!
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My visit with Dr. George Castro was excellent and I highly recommend him. He's a professional.
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Very pleasant, enthusiastic and expert physician. I may make him my primary MD although I don't live close!
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Doctor George took his time to understand everything about my condition and any factors that might be influencing my symptoms (family members, medical history, etc.). He was in no rush at all and provided a very thorough and comprehensive exam.I will definitely be back when I need further medical treatment!
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Loved my visit with Dr. Castro. He was super understanding and easy going. He did a full thorough check and gave me multiple resolutions/treatments related to what I came in for. If I didn't already have a PCP yet, he would be it. Actually...
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Dr. Castro is very professional, attentive and well prepared to assess your symptoms and provide the appropriate diagnosis. He prepares you for what is coming during the examination and offers the best recommendations for treatment.
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I appreciated the time Dr. Castro took to explain all procedures. The office staff was courteous and efficient!
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Very knowledgeable and caring. Took his time to hear my symptons and explain to me the best approach to my problem. He cared about details and throughly analyzed my problem. Extremely satisfied with my visit.
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Dr Castro is both professional and personable. Great work ethics and knows his work. Been a patient for over ten years.
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He was amazing! I feel much better already based on his treatment.
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He is very attentive and listens to me as the patient. I came in with a desire to get off my medications and he came up with a appropriate plan.
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Excelente profesional
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Dr. Castro was very thorough. Good communicator. Friendly.
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Dr Castro is a very caring and knowledgeable doctor. He took his time and explained everything that was going on. Would highly recommend.
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Less than 1 year ago
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Very nice and straight forward doctor. Explain everything about my health. Staff were very friendly!
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Although I had to wait, it was worth the wait. He answered all my questions and made me feel comfortable.
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Experienced, very knowledgeable and very detailed. Best bedside manners I've encountered!
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Dr. Castro and his office staff were amazing, took his time in explaining everything.
Less than 1 year ago
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Dr. Castro went right to the issues I had. I was very impressed with both his methods and his manner.
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Dr Castro is the most professional and caring Physician in NY. I takes time with You and he listens. Thank You.
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My visit was surprisingly more pleasant than i expected. Beautiful, private office, kind, professional staff, the wait wasnt long at all (in any of my visits), and Dr. Castro is the one to thank. I went in because of a dislocatedshoulder and he put my nerves to ease. Very professional and attentive. He seemed genuine in ensuring my well being is in good hands.
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Just one word he is a great doctor.He listen about my all problems.He explain what I have to do .
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My visit with Dr. George Castro was excellent and I highly recommend him. He's a professional.
Less than 1 year ago
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Dr. Castro was very knowledgable and took the time to explain everything in detail to me. I left having a good understanding of my medical situation. I did not feel rushed at all and appreciated the care he took.
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What an amazing physician. My first time seeing a pulmonologist, and I'm so glad I went to him. He was patient while listening to me, walked me through the breathing exams, and explained how to use my inhalers correctly. Highly recommend.
Less than 1 year ago
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