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Barry A. Castaneda, PAC

Otolaryngology
Accepts New Patients
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Serving all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research.

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenChildren (ages 3-11), Adolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics, Infants and Toddlers (ages 0-2)
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Round Rock
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
ACCEPTS NEW PATIENTS
Aetna - Aetna Signature Administrators
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Aetna - Choice POS II
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Aetna - Elect Choice
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Aetna - Health Network Only
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Aetna - Health Network Option
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Aetna - HMO
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Aetna - Managed Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
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Aetna - Open Access HMO
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Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Select
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Aetna - Open Choice PPO
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Aetna - QPOS
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Aetna - Select SM
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Aetna - US Access
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Bronze
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Gold
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice Plus
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials Access HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier Open Access HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Federal Select PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - ParPlan
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - STAR Kids
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Traditional
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Cigna - CAC Plan
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Cigna - Cigna Choice Fund
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Cigna - EPO
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Cigna - Flexcare
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Cigna - HMO
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Cigna - HMO Open Access
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Cigna - HMO/POS
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Cigna - LocalPlus
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Cigna - LocalPlusIN
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Cigna - Network
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Cigna - Network Open Access
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Cigna - Network POS
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Cigna - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - POS
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Cigna - POS Open Access
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Cigna - PPO
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Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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Humana - ChoiceCare
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Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
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Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans (exclude Southwestern Health Resources Network)
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Humana - National POS
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Medicare Railroad - Medicare Railroad
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Medicare - Traditional Medicare
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Superior - Ambetter Balance Care - Silver
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Superior - Ambetter Essential Care - Bronze
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Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
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Superior - CHIP
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Superior - CHIP Perinate
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Superior - Foster Care
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Superior - STAR
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Texas Medicaid & Healthcare Partnership (TMHP) - TMHP Medicaid
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Tricare - Tricare Extra
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Tricare - Tricare Prime
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Tricare - Tricare Select
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UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
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UnitedHealth - CHIP
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UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
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UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core EPO
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UnitedHealth - Core HMO
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UnitedHealth - Dual Complete Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Group Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Gold
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Silver
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UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO+
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UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
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UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
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UnitedHealth - NexusACO R
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UnitedHealth - Options PPO
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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UnitedHealth - Secure Horizons
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UnitedHealth - Select +
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UnitedHealth - Select EPO
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UnitedHealth - Select HMO
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UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - STAR
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UnitedHealth - STAR Kids
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UnitedHealth - STAR+PLUS
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UnitedHealth - UHC West Signature Value Gated HMO
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Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice. Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and Texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.
Background
Education
  • Education: Physician Assistant, University Of Nebraska Medical Center (1997)
  • Residency: Otolaryngology, Wright Patterson Medical Center (1996)
Certifications
  • Physician Assistants - National Commission on Certification of
Reviews(136)
Overall: 4.7*
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Feb 10, 2020
no prob
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Jan 20, 2020
friendly and competent
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Jan 20, 2020
He was outstanding
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Jan 16, 2020
friendly and down to earth type of person
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Jan 16, 2020
Very nice and helpful
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Jan 14, 2020
very nice,on a subjective viewpoint I thought there could have been more discussion and interest in my past history regarding treatment and diagnosis
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Jan 13, 2020
my provider was the best I have ever had he realized my ears were very sensitive and processed accordingly. thank you so much
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Jan 8, 2020
Very professional and friendly
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Jan 2, 2020
very clear explanation of hearing results, options
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Dec 31, 2019
Barry has always provided excellent care. He has worked me when he has had a full schedule and has helped me find relief several times. We have had to revisit for and on going problem and again the staff and Barry all deserve recognition for the work they do! Thank you again Barry
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Dec 29, 2019
as with other Baylor Scott White clinics and clinicians this person barely listen to anything I said and seemed more interested in hearing the sound of their own voice and hearing what I had to say about my medical problem often was talked over and my questions were ignored
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Dec 12, 2019
The care and concern given to me was outstanding
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Dec 11, 2019
very knowledgeable and able to explain medical conditions
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Dec 10, 2019
He was very attentive and answered all questions.
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Dec 5, 2019
PA showed no concern for my issues even after I explained my situation made me feel like I was there just to donate money to his account.
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Nov 28, 2019
very professional and kind
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Nov 28, 2019
we were very pleased - the staff explained the procedures and made recommendations- just the best health care
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Nov 28, 2019
excellent
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Nov 26, 2019
this provider is thoughtful and kind with my son. he takes an interest in the patient’s comfort and needs!
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Nov 22, 2019
Very knowledgeable. Communicated plan of care and provided results quickly. Staff was very courteous and competent.
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Nov 11, 2019
very nice and professional
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Nov 10, 2019
excellent "bedside" manner; patient; calm; took his time w my son; made sure my son was comfortable and did an amazing job at putting my son at ease. very impressed w Dr. Casteneda!!
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Nov 9, 2019
Barry was very nice, spent time explaining my ear situation, and why I should not use Q-tips. It was painless and educational. I would recommend him.
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Nov 8, 2019
Barry Castenada is the most gentle and knowing PA I've have. I needed my ears de-waxed, both sides were packed with ear wax. I use a hearing aid, and I could not hear well because of this problem. He is gentle, but precise and I could hear again after he took out the dry wax..
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Nov 7, 2019
Started early and got the job done efficiently. Very good experience.
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Nov 5, 2019
Efficient and friendly.
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Nov 3, 2019
Barry is always excellent. I am very confident in him.
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Oct 29, 2019
This was the first time with this Dr, and he was very good.
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Oct 14, 2019
friendly, professional, caring and listened to my concerns.
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Oct 11, 2019
The doctor was understanding and personal. He took time with my care and when I needed a break he didn't risk through my treatment.
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Oct 11, 2019
He listened to my concerns and treated me with respect.
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Oct 4, 2019
explained my issue in layman terms
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Oct 1, 2019
I've only seen dr Castaneda once, I felt he was genuinely interested in concerns and was glad he was to the point and referred me as needed. I felt well informed
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Sep 28, 2019
All doctors were highly concerned about my will being.
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Sep 27, 2019
Very friendly. Explained things well. Listened to my concerns. Overall great experience.
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Sep 25, 2019
very thorough
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Sep 19, 2019
Barry Castenada is a fabulous provider in every way. I am so fortunate to have him on my block.
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Sep 17, 2019
As an RN, I felt the treatment and advice given was excellent, concise, helpful and consistent with health care protocols. I was impressed!
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Sep 15, 2019
extremely good
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Sep 14, 2019
Very happy!
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Sep 12, 2019
expert, considerate
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Aug 30, 2019
courteous and professional
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Aug 29, 2019
Personalized my visit. showed genuine care. respected my decisions.
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