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Antonio Castro Coto
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Antonio Castro Coto

Dermatology
Patient Demographics: Babies, Children, Adult, Elderly

"In the consultation, I make my knowledge and experience available to patients, to
establish a correct diagnosis and treatment of skin, hair and nail problems."

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Procedures (45)

Consultation
Cutaneos therapeutic infiltration
Abscess debridement and drainage
Benign cutaneous tumor removal (epidermic cyst, nevus, lipoma, angioma)
Biopsy
Botox Review
Botulinum toxin
Burn treatment
Chemical peeling
Comedones extraction
Condyloma and cutaneous tumor treatment
Cryosurgery
Curettage
Curing of warts and acrochordons
Cutaneous biopsy
Debridement and direct closure repartion for scars, wounds, ulcers, or burns
Dermal fillers
Dermatoscopy
Electrosurgery mole removal
Evaluation of benign tumors
Evaluation of freckles
Face or neck cutaneous tumor removal
Facial cleansing
Facial Filling
Facial wrinkle fillers with hyaluronic acid
Hair loss treatment
Ingrown toenail surgery
Melasma treatment
Mohs skin
Mole and freckle control and prevention
Mole and skin lesion evaluation
Mole removal
Molluscum contagiosum (MC), acrochordon, or ruby point removal
Mucus biopsy
Nail exam
Nail fungus treatment
nail hematoma drainage
Rosacea
Sclerotherapy
Skin check
Skin surgery
Therapy with neurotoxin
Treatment of fungal skin
Treatment of genital warts
Treatment of warts
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Medical conditions (45)

Acne
Alopecia
Athlete's foot (tinea pedis)
Atopical dermatitis
Baldness
Birthmark
Boil
Burns
Cellulitis
Facial flaccidity
Feet calluses
Folliculitis
Foot fungus
Hair Fall
Hair problems
Hives
Impetigo
Itchy skin
Jock itch
Keloid
Lipoma (benign fatty tumor)
Melanoma
Melasma
Molluscum contagiosum
Nail fungus
Pimples
Pregnancy skin marks (melasma)
Psoriasis
Rosacea
Scabies
Scalp itch (tinea capitis)
Scarred skin
Scars
Seborrheic dermatitis (cradle cap)
Skin aging
Skin allergy
Skin cancer
Skin fungus
Skin irritation (rash)
Skin mole
Skin outbreaks
Skin spots
Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome (SSSS)
Vitiligo (white patched on skin)
Warts
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General Info

About me

I come from a family related to medicine, I am passionate about Dermatology and I love it ”read the
skin ", which not only separates and protects us from the external environment, but also constitutes the" mirror
of the soul".
I was Head of the Clinic of the Dermatology Service of the San Juan de Dios Hospital and Professor of
Dermatology at the University of Costa Rica and Ucimed.

Languages

English, Español

Education

Degrees
  • MBA Business Administration. Escuela Europea de Negocios, Madrid. 1991
  • Dermatology Specialist. Centro Dermatologico Pascua, Mexi. 1975 - December 1977
  • Doctor of medicine and surgery. Universidad de Costa Rica. 1971
Courses
  • Attendance and participation in more than 80 courses, conferences and meetings.

Professional

Licenses
  • Physicians and Surgeons College of Costa Rica cod. MED1088Active

    Medic and Surgeon - Costa Rica

Affiliations
  • Central American and Caribbean Society of Dermatology
  • Ibero-Latin American College of Dermatology
  • American Academy of Dermatology 04123
  • Costa Rican Dermatological Association
  • ASODERMA CR
Publications
  • Aproximadamente 40, sobre diferentes tópicos en Dermatología