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Dr. Shamil Castro, MD

Family Medicine*
4.3 (73)
Map Pin Small Tallahassee, FL
Accepting new patients
11 years of experience

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. Shamil Castro, MD

Dr. Shamil Castro, MD is a Family Medicine Specialist in Tallahassee, FL. They specialize in Family Medicine, has 11 years of experience, and is board certified in Family Practice. They graduated from St. Matthews University School of Medicine and is affiliated with HCA Florida Capital Hospital. Dr. Castro, completed a residency at Tallahassee Memorial Family Medicine Residency Program. Patients rated Dr. Castro an average 4.3 star rating.

Dr. Castro works at HCA Florida Capital Primary Care - Southwood in Tallahassee, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Vitamin B Deficiency along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem 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.

Dr. Castro's Office Locations

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    HCA Florida Capital Primary Care - Southwood
    1910 Hillbrooke Trl Ste 2, Tallahassee, FL 32311 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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Vitamin B12 Deficiency
Advance Directive End of Life Planning
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
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Acute Bronchitis
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Allergies
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Anxiety
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Bronchitis
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Dehydration
Depressive Disorders
Diabetes
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Down Syndrome
Ear Infection
Familial Hypercholesterolemia
Foot Sprain
Gastroptosis
Herpes Zoster Without Complication
High Cholesterol
Hypertension
Ingrown Nail
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Leukocytopenia
Loss of Voice or Hoarse Voice
Nightmare Disorder
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Postpartum Depression
Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
Strep Throat
Throat Pain
Tobacco Use Disorder
Tonsillitis
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
ACTH (Cosyntropin) Stimulation Test
Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
Arrhythmia Screening
Bacteriuria Screening
Blood Allergy Testing
Bone Density Scan
Breast Cancer Screening
Cancer Screening
Cardiac Ultrasound
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
Chest Pain Evaluation
Chlamydia Infection Screening
Cholesterol Screening
Dementia Evaluation
Dementia or Depression Screening
Detoxification Evaluation
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Screening
Diabetic Evaluation
Dipstick Urinalysis
Disability Evaluation
Drug Allergy Testing
Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) Scan
Dyslexia Assessment
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Fetal Cardiac Screening
Genetic Screening for Breast Cancer
Geriatric Assessment
Gonorrhea Screening
Health Screening
HeartAware Online Risk Screening
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Herpes Simplex Screening
HIV Screening
Home Sleep Study
Impairment Rating Evaluation
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Independent Educational Evaluation
Joint Fluid Test
Lyme Disease Evaluation
Mammography
McMurray's Test
Melanoma Screening
Memory Evaluation
Menopause Evaluation and Treatment
Mole Evaluation
Nail Avulsion and Excision
Obesity Counseling
Oral Glucose Tolerance Test
Osteoporosis Screening
Ovarian Cancer Screening
Pap Smear
Patch Testing
Pre-Operative Evaluation
Pregnancy Test
Prostate Cancer Screening
Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)
Psychiatric Evaluation
Psychiatric Evaluation - Child and Adolescent
Psychological Evaluation
Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
Rapid Flu Test
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
Sick Patient Care
Skin Screenings
Skin Testing and Screening
Smoking Cessation Counseling
Spinal and Postural Screening
STD Screening
Strep Test
Syphilis Screening
Thyroid Screening
Trichomoniasis Screening
Tuberculosis Screening
Urine Pregnancy Test
Vaccination
Vaginosis Screening
VAP Lipid Testing
Well Woman Health Examination
Wheelchair Evaluation
Worker's Compensation Evaluations
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    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna
    • Ambetter
    • Anthem
    • AvMed
    • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida, Inc. d/b/a Florida Blue
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • First Health
    • Florida Blue
    • Humana
    • MultiPlan
    • Oscar Health
    • UnitedHealthCare

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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.3
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    Based on 73 ratings
    Patient Ratings (73)
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    4 Star
    (2)
    3 Star
    (2)
    2 Star
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    1 Star
    (11)
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    Specialties*
    • Family Medicine

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    Years of Experience
    • 11 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    Gender
    • Female
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    NPI Number
    • 1568808574
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Tallahassee Memorial Family Medicine Residency Program
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • St. Matthews University School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Family Practice
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • HCA Florida Capital Hospital

    Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

    Dr. Castro works at HCA Florida Capital Primary Care - Southwood in Tallahassee, FL. View the full address on Dr. Castro’s profile.

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

    73 patients have reviewed Dr. Castro. The overall rating for this provider is 4.3. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Castro.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Castro, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Castro appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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