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Dr. Caitlin Costello, MD

Hematology*
5.0 (3)
Map Pin Small La Jolla, CA
Accepting new patients
18 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Caitlin Costello, MD

Dr. Caitlin Costello, MD is a Hematologist in La Jolla, CA. They specialize in Hematology, has 18 years of experience, and is board certified in Hematology. They graduated from Tufts University and is affiliated with UC San Diego Health Hillcrest Hillcrest Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Costello an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Costello works at Practice in La Jolla, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Osteosarcoma and Myeloma along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Costello's Office Locations

  1. 1
    UCSD Heath Care
    3855 Health Sciences Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (858) 657-7000
  2. 2
    University of California San Diego Jacobs Medical Center
    9300 Campus Point Dr, La Jolla, CA 92037 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (858) 657-7000

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  • UC San Diego Health Hillcrest Hillcrest Medical Center

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Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
Bone Marrow Transplant
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    Specialties*
    • Hematology

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    Years of Experience
    • 18 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
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    NPI Number
    • 1760649230
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Tufts University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Hematology and Internal Medicine
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    Dr. Caitlin Costello, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Costello is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Costello has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Costello has seen patients for Osteosarcoma and Myeloma, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Costello on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    3 patients have reviewed Dr. Costello. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Costello.

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