I'm originally from Honduras, and I come from a family of physicians. My dad is a nephrologist, my uncle is a nephrologist, so I think I have some of that in my blood. Since I was little I always knew that I wanted to be a physician, and as I studied internal medicine I knew that nephrology was what I wanted to do. I fell in love with it.I love working in the Transplant Center here at UK HealthCare. We have a great team that’s multidisciplinary, and we're all really working to provide the best care for each patient. We want the best for our patients, and I think we're all doing this for them. It's very rewarding to see patients do well after a kidney transplant. They are able to come off dialysis, and they get a second chance in life.
Faculty RankAssociate Professor of Medicine
Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Honduras, Honduras
Good Samaritan Hospital, Cincinnati
University of Kentucky
Certifications and Special Training
American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine, Nephrology
Excellent! Excellent!! Excellent!! I am so thrilled with Dr Castalanos (Castellanos)and how knowledgeable and caring she is!! I can't say enough good things about her!! All my specialists there at UK are wonderful but Dr Castalanos (Castellanos) is exceptional!!
*Dr. Castellanos is always very professional & thorough!
*Dr. Castellanos is WONDERFUL.
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July 20, 2015