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Mario Castro, MD, Pulmonology, Kansas City, KS, The University of Kansas Hospital

MarioCastroMDMPH

Pulmonology Kansas City, KS

Asthma & COPD, Critical Care Medicine, Interventional Pulmonology, Pleural Disease

Professor, Chief, Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, University of Kansas School of Medicine

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Summary

  • Dr. Mario Castro is a pulmonologist in Kansas City, KS and is affiliated with The University of Kansas Health System. He received his medical degree from University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Medicine and has been in practice 29 years. He specializes in asthma & copd, critical care medicine, interventional pulmonology, and pleural disease and is experienced in asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, lymphangioleiomyomatosis, sarcoidosis, and airway remodeling.

Education & Training

  • Mayo Clinic
    Mayo ClinicFellowship, Pulmonary Disease, 1991 - 1994
  • Mayo Clinic
    Mayo ClinicResidency, Internal Medicine, 1988 - 1991
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
    University of Missouri-Kansas City School of MedicineClass of 1988

Certifications & Licensure

  • KS State Medical License
    KS State Medical License 2019 - 2022
  • MO State Medical License
    MO State Medical License 1994 - 2022
  • IA State Medical License
    IA State Medical License 1991 - 1994
  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 1990 - 1994
  • MN State Medical License
    MN State Medical License 1989 - 1994
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Pulmonary Disease

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification Allscripts Enterprise EHR, Allscripts, 2012

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Press Mentions

  • Investigational Drug Can Reduce Asthma Flareups
    Investigational Drug Can Reduce Asthma FlareupsFebruary 24th, 2015
  • Study Questions Role of Vitamin D in Asthma
    Study Questions Role of Vitamin D in AsthmaMay 19th, 2014
  • Vitamin D Supplements May Not Help Ease Asthma - US News
    Vitamin D Supplements May Not Help Ease Asthma - US NewsMay 18th, 2014
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