Dr. Salvador Castells MD Pediatrician

Dr. Salvador Castells is a pediatrician in Brooklyn, New York. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center Health Care System and Columbia Memorial Hospital. He received his medical degree from Universidad de Barcelona Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 54 years. He is one of 72 doctors at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center Health Care System and one of 12 at Columbia Memorial Hospital who specialize in Pediatrics.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatrician: General Pediatrics

Education & Medical Training

Yale-New Haven Hospital
Residency, Pediatrics, 1966 - 1967

Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
Residency, Pediatrics, 1963 - 1964

Thomas Jefferson University
Residency, Pediatrics, 1964 - 1966

Universidad de Barcelona Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1960

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

FL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Growth hormone replacement therapy in children with leukemia in remission.
Taha, D. R., Bastian, W., Castells, S.

New onset diabetes mellitus in an HIV-positive adolescent.
Abdel-Khalek, I., Moallem, H. J., Fikrig, S., Castells, S.

C-peptide and glucagon profiles in minority children with type 2 diabetes mellitus.
Umpaichitra, V., Bastian, W., Taha, D., Banerji, M. A., AvRuskin, T. W., Castells, S.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Minnesota Blue Cross Accord
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref
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