Yelitza J. Castanos, DNP, AGPCNP-BC

Nurse Practitioner

Yelitza J. Castanos, DNP, AGPCNP-BC

Nurse Practitioner

Specialties: Primary Care, Nurse PractitionerMore specialties
Accepting new patients
Accepts Virtual Visits

Location Info


516 West 168th Street
Floor 1
New York, NY 10032
US

Hours


Store Hours:

Day of the WeekHours
Mon9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tue9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wed9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
SatClosed
SunClosed

Insurances Accepted


Please contact the doctor's office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.

    EPO
    NYP Employee Plan
    Aetna Signature Administrators
    NY Signature
    Medicare Managed Care
    PPO
    Student Health
    HMO
    POS
    Medicaid Managed Care
    Essential Plan
    Special Needs
    Medicare Managed Care
    Special Needs
    Capital District Physician Health Plan
    EPO
    PPO
    Great West (National)
    HMO
    POS
    PPO
    Medicare Managed Care
    PPO
    EPO
    Medicare Managed Care
    Child/Family Health Plus
    Medicaid Managed Care
    Medicare Managed Care
    Medicaid Managed Care
    Medicare Managed Care
    Leaf (Exchange)
    Child/Family Health Plus
    Select Care (Exchange)
    Essential Plan
    Vytra
    Medicare Managed Care
    Medicaid Managed Care
    HMO
    PPO
    EPO
    POS
    ConnectiCare
    Essential Plan
    Child/Family Health Plus
    Medicaid Managed Care
    Local 1199
    MagnaCare
    Traditional Medicare
    Multiplan
    Medicaid Managed Care
    Child/Family Health Plus
    Essential Plan
    HMO
    Freedom
    HMO
    Liberty
    Medicaid (Community Plan)
    HMO
    POS
    Medicare Managed Care
    PPO
    Compass (Exchange)
    Medicare Managed Care
    Special Needs
    Select Health
    Medicare Managed Care
    Medicaid Managed Care
    EPO
    NYP Employee Plan
    Aetna Signature Administrators
    NY Signature
    Medicare Managed Care
    PPO
    Student Health
    HMO
    POS
    Medicaid Managed Care
    Essential Plan
    Special Needs
    Medicare Managed Care
    Special Needs
    Capital District Physician Health Plan
    EPO
    PPO
    Great West (National)
    HMO
    POS
    PPO
    Medicare Managed Care
    PPO
    EPO
    Medicare Managed Care
    Child/Family Health Plus
    Medicaid Managed Care
    Medicare Managed Care
    Medicaid Managed Care
    Medicare Managed Care
    Leaf (Exchange)
    Child/Family Health Plus
    Select Care (Exchange)
    Essential Plan
    Vytra
    Medicare Managed Care
    Medicaid Managed Care
    HMO
    PPO
    EPO
    POS
    ConnectiCare
    Essential Plan
    Child/Family Health Plus
    Medicaid Managed Care
    Local 1199
    MagnaCare
    Traditional Medicare
    Multiplan
    Medicaid Managed Care
    Child/Family Health Plus
    Essential Plan
    HMO
    Freedom
    HMO
    Liberty
    Medicaid (Community Plan)
    HMO
    POS
    Medicare Managed Care
    PPO
    Compass (Exchange)
    Medicare Managed Care
    Special Needs
    Select Health
    Medicare Managed Care
    Medicaid Managed Care

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About Yelitza J. Castanos, DNP, AGPCNP-BC


Yelitza Castanos, DNP, AGPCNP-BC,is an adult-gerontology nurse practitioner and an assistant professor of nursing at Columbia University School of Nursing, where she completed her Master's in Scienceand Doctor in Nursing Practice. She earned her Bachelor's in Nursing from the College of New Rochelle. She has over nine years of nursing experience in psychiatric nursing, community health, leadership, and primary care. She is board certified as an Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. She also has subspecialty training in women's health, which includes cervical cancer screening, family planning, and well-woman exams. Her clinical inter...
Yelitza Castanos, DNP, AGPCNP-BC,is an adult-gerontology nurse practitioner and an assistant professor of nursing at Columbia University School of Nursing, where she completed her Master's in Scienceand Doctor in Nursing Practice. She earned her Bachelor's in Nursing from the College of New Rochelle. She has over nine years of nursing experience in psychiatric nursing, community health, leadership, and primary care. She is board certified as an Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. She also has subspecialty training in women's health, which includes cervical cancer screening, family planning, and well-woman exams. Her clinical interests include disease prevention, health promotion, complex chronic illness management, and family planning.Castanos’ research interests focus on palliative care, women's health, and endocrinology.

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Expertise

  • Primary Care (Nurse Practitioner Group)

Titles & Positions

  • Instructor in Clinical Nursing

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