Guarionex Joel DeCastro, MD, MPH

Guarionex Joel DeCastro, MD, MPH Specialties: Urology, Cancer Care

Guarionex Joel DeCastro, MD, MPH
Specialties: Urology, Cancer Care
phone icon
checkmark iconAccepting new patients

Address

161 Fort Washington Avenue
New York, NY 10032
US
Other Locations

Additional Locations for Guarionex Joel DeCastro, MD, MPH

  • phone icon
    1790 Broadway
    New York, NY 10019
    US
  • phone icon
    5141 Broadway
    New York, NY 10034
    US

insurance iconinsurance icon
Insurances Accepted

Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.

  • AETNA
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • AgeWell
  • Amida Care
  • Capital District Physician Health Plan
  • CIGNA
  • Elderplan
  • Emblem/GHI
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Health Plus - Amerigroup
  • Local 1199
  • Magnacare (National)
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • United Health Care
  • VNSNY CHOICE SelectHealth
  • WellCare

bookonline iconbookonline icon
Book Online

about iconabout icon
About Guarionex Joel DeCastro, MD, MPH

Book Appointment G. Joel DeCastro, MD, MPH, an Assistant Professor of Urology at Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. DeCastro graduated with cum laude honors in Biology from Harvard University in 1997. He then went on to complete his medical school training, a Masters in Public Health, and his Urology residency at Columbia University Medical Center in New York. After residency, he completed a two-year fellowship in Urologic Oncology at the University of Chicago, focused on laparoscopic and robotic surgery. He serves on the review panel of numerous publications, including the Journal of Urology and the Journal of Endourology. He has authored multiple original research articles, book ch...
Book Appointment G. Joel DeCastro, MD, MPH, an Assistant Professor of Urology at Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. DeCastro graduated with cum laude honors in Biology from Harvard University in 1997. He then went on to complete his medical school training, a Masters in Public Health, and his Urology residency at Columbia University Medical Center in New York. After residency, he completed a two-year fellowship in Urologic Oncology at the University of Chicago, focused on laparoscopic and robotic surgery. He serves on the review panel of numerous publications, including the Journal of Urology and the Journal of Endourology. He has authored multiple original research articles, book chapters, and editorials on urologic oncology. His present research is primarily on outcomes following treatment for bladder cancer. Dr. DeCastro is an established expert in both robotic and laparoscopic techniques for treatment of urologic tumors, specifically for bladder, kidney, prostate, and testicular cancer. He sees patients both at the Allen Hospital and at the Herbert Irving Pavillion on the main hospital campus, and participates in most insurance plans.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Allen Hospital

Expertise

  • Adrenal Cancer

  • Kidney Cancer

  • Laparoscopic Nephrectomy

  • Prostate Cancer

  • Robotic Prostatectomy

  • Testicular Cancer

  • Urologic Cancer

Board Certifications

  • Urology

Languages Spoken

  • French
  • Spanish

GET AN EXPERT SECOND OPINION

Learn More