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Dr. Nelson Castillo M.D., Hand Surgeon

Dr. Nelson Castillo M.D.

Hand Surgeon | Surgery of the Hand

7040 Burnett Womack Campus Box 7195 Chapel Hill NC, 27599

About

Dr. Nelson Castillo is a hand surgeon practicing in Chapel Hill, NC. Dr. Castillo specializes in caring for hand, wrist and forearm problems without the option of surgery unless necessary. Many hand surgeons are also experts in diagnosing and caring for shoulder and elbow problems and tend to suggest non-surgical treatments such as hand therapy or physical therapy.

Provider Details

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Treatments

  • Hand Surgery, Microsurgery

Residency

  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center   2006

Fellowships

  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, Orthopedic Hand Surgery Fellowship    2012

Experience & Accolades

  • Member2012 - 2014Assistant Professor., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Dr. Nelson Castillo M.D.'s Practice location

Nelson Castillo, MD

7040 Burnett Womack -
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
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New patients: 919-966-4446
Fax: 919-966-4251

5445 MERIDIAN MARKS RD -
ATLANTA, GA 30342
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New patients: 470-440-1777
Fax: 678-809-5001

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