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Dr. Raul Vasquez Castellanos, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.9 (220)
Map Pin Small South Miami, FL
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Overview of Dr. Raul Vasquez Castellanos, MD

Dr. Raul Vasquez Castellanos, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in South Miami, FL. Dr. Vasquez Castellanos, completed a fellowship at Clinical Research Fellowship, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Md. Complex Spine Surgery, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tenn.|Vanderbilt University School of Med. Dr. Vasquez Castellanos, completed a residency at National Institute of Health|Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla.|University Of Florida College Of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. Vasquez Castellanos an average 4.9 star rating.

Dr. Vasquez Castellanos works at Baptist Health Brain & Spine Care | South Miami (Suite 130) in South Miami, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Cauda Equina Syndrome along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem 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.

Dr. Vasquez Castellanos' Office Locations

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    Baptist Health Brain & Spine Care | South Miami (Suite 130)
    6200 SW 72nd St Ste 130, South Miami, FL 33143 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (239) 900-9782

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Cauda Equina Syndrome
Spinal Stenosis
Scoliosis
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Stenosis
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Compressed Spinal Cord
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spondylolisthesis
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Stenosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Brain Surgery
Herniated Disc Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Spinal Fusion
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Astrocytoma
Back Pain
Bone Cancer
Brain Abscess
Brain Cancer
Brain Injury
Broken Neck
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Edema
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Chordoma
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Complete Spinal Cord Injury
Cranial Trauma
Epilepsy
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Extradural Hemorrhage
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Medulloblastoma
Meningiomas
Myelomalacia
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pinched Nerve in Back
Pineal Region Tumors
Pituitary Tumor
Polyneuropathy
Schwannoma
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Tumor
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spinal Cord Injury
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracolumbar Radiculopathy
Torticollis
Upper Back Pain
Vertebral Column Tumors
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Craniectomy
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniotomy
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Laminoplasty
Neuroplasty
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spine Fracture Treatment
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    • Aetna
    • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    • Cigna
    • First Health
    • Health Net
    • Humana
    • Midwest Health Plan
    • Sagamore Health Network
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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.9
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    About Dr. Raul Vasquez Castellanos, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
    Languages Spoken
    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1407045834
    NPI Number
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Clinical Research Fellowship, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Md. Complex Spine Surgery, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tenn.|Vanderbilt University School of Med
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • National Institute of Health|Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla.|University Of Florida College Of Medicine
    Residency
    Internship
    • University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine
    Internship
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Doctors Hospital
    • Baptist Hospital of Miami
    • South Miami Hospital

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    Dr. Raul Vasquez Castellanos, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Vasquez Castellanos is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Vasquez Castellanos works at Baptist Health Brain & Spine Care | South Miami (Suite 130) in South Miami, FL. View the full address on Dr. Vasquez Castellanos’s profile.

    Dr. Vasquez Castellanos has seen patients for Cauda Equina Syndrome, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Vasquez Castellanos on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    220 patients have reviewed Dr. Vasquez Castellanos. The overall rating for this provider is 4.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Vasquez Castellanos.

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