Luis Castro, MD

Westside Family Health Center
216 Seymour Street
Syracuse, NY 13204

"We are a community-based clinic on west side of downtown Syracuse - serving mostly minority patients, refugees, We have 2 providers - 2 doctors. Provide full adult, peds, OB/Gyn services. Practice is heavy on OB and peds. Spanish speaking patients are the majority. Students will be exposed to multi-cultural and alternative medicine. Bilingual students are a definite advantage but not required. Average number of patients seen 20-30 per day."

Practice settings other than your office:

  • Home visits
  • Hospital

Special procedures students are likely to observe in this practice include:

  • Counseling (marital/family)
  • Ortho (casts, injection)
  • Gynecology (pap, contraception, colposcopy)
  • Obstetrics
  • Cryosurgery
  • Office laboratory
  • Tympanometry, audiology
  • Laceration repair
  • Lesion removal/biopsy

Driving Directions to Dr. Castro's office:

Take Harrison Street --- > cross over Salina Street, Clinton Street and the next right is Seymour Street. Go down Seymour until you come to a light. Go through the light and the Westside Family Health Center is right after the light on the right, 216 Seymour Street

Dr. Castro's office schedule is as follows:

Monday - 8:30am - 5:00pm
Tuesday - 8:30am - 5:00pm
Wednesday - 9:30am - 6:00pm
Thursday - 8:30am - 5:00pm
Friday - 8:30am - 5:00pm