Dr. Omar Alexis Castaneda Puglianini MD Internist

Dr. Omar Alexis Castaneda Puglianini is an internist in Richmond, Virginia and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Hunter Holmes McGuire Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Jacobi Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Cayetano Heredia University and has been in practice for 8 years. He is one of 49 doctors at Hunter Holmes McGuire Veterans Affairs Medical Center and one of 27 at Jacobi Medical Center who specialize in Internal Medicine. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Internist: General Internal Medicine

Other Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Education & Medical Training

Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Jacobi Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2011–2013

Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
Fellowship, Hematology/Oncology, 2013

Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Jacobi Medical Center
Internship, Internal Medicine, 2010–2011

Cayetano Heredia University
Class of 2006

Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia
Other Training, Human Medicine, 1998–2005

Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia
Other Training, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pediatrics, Surgery and Rural Medicine rotations, 2005–2005

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 1 years in Internal Medicine

VA State Medical License

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Best Teaching Resident, Leo M. Davidoff Society. Albert Einstein College of Medicine
2012

Best Teaching Resident, Leo M. Davidoff Society. Albert Einstein College of Medicine
2013

Best Overall Resident PGY-2 (2011 – 2012), AECOM-JMC

Department Representative for the Committee of Interns and Residents (CIR) at AECOM-JMC (2011 - 2012), AECOM-JMC

Best Ambulatory Care Resident PGY-1 (2010 – 2011), AECOM-JMC

Publications & Presentations

[An unusual presentation of liver involvement in hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia biliary disease].
Casas J, Castaneda O, Prezza P, Castillo M, Llosa L

Childhood Obesity.
Castaneda O, Salgado S

Influenza A H1N1.
Castaneda O, Salgado S

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