Justine Dela Rosa DeCastro, MD

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Patient Satisfaction Survey

Overall Satisfaction
4.7 out of 5
194 Ratings

Dr. DeCastro is a Charleston native who graduated from Bishop England High School and attended the University of SC for her undergraduate studies and medical school. She served as a physician and active duty Captain in the US Air Force while stationed at Barksdale AFB, LA. After completing her military commitment, she returned to Charleston for her residency in Family Medicine at Trident / MUSC. Prior to joining Sewee Family Medicine, Dr. DeCastro has had experience in primary care, urgent care, long-term care and rehab as well as nursing home care.

Dr. DeCastro is board certified in Family Medicine and has specific interests in acute care, preventive medicine & chronic disease management. Outside of the clinic, she enjoys staying active and exercising, volunteering at her children's school and spending time with her family. Her husband, Dr. Alec DeCastro, is currently the Trident / MUSC Family Medicine residency program director.

Dr. DeCastro enjoys being active in the community and volunteers as an attending preceptor for MUSC medical students at the local CARES free medical clinic. She is also an active member of the Junior League of Charleston, an organization of women volunteers who improve the community through fundraising and volunteerism.

Patient Ratings & Comments

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to provider related questions on our independently administered Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.
Friendliness/courtesy of Care provider
Likelihood of recommending Care provider
Care provider efforts to include in decisions
Care provider explanations of prob/condition
Care provider concern for questions/worries
Patients' confidence in Care provider
Care provider spoke using clear language


Comments are gathered from our Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.
Jul 26, 2019
Dr DeCastro was very through she listened to my issues and is exploring all options for treatment.
Jun 26, 2019
consistently excellent in professionalism and time spent with me.
Jun 16, 2019
Dr. DeCastro was very easy to talk to. I was able to express concerns about my health and wellness without feeling embarrassed or judged. The doctor has great bedside manner.
Jun 11, 2019
Dr . J is a very good Dr . She exceeds my expectations .
Jun 10, 2019
Great experience and I will be following-up after I take my medicine for a bit.
Jun 6, 2019
I feel like I am being taken care of the right way.
May 31, 2019
Dr. Decastro has always spent time with me and is very caring.
May 30, 2019
Dr. Decastro is very understanding and willing to help out in whatever way she can!
May 29, 2019
Dr. De Castro is very knowledgeable and thinks even beyond the obvious to find causes and solutions to illnesses/ conditions.
May 17, 2019
I've already referred my husband, my son will be getting his initial appt in 2 weeks and other family members will be following
May 14, 2019
*Dr. DeCastro is very considerate shows concern, always takes time to listen and sends me off with a hug!
May 11, 2019
Even though my wait was long, I really appreciated the time she took to listen and not jump to conclusions.
May 1, 2019
Dr DeCastro is the best dr I have ever had
Apr 23, 2019
Thank you doctor.
Apr 19, 2019
Apr 11, 2019
*Dr. DeCastro is not my normal physician (I've seen *Dr. Knepper for many years) but since he didn't have any openings, *Dr. DeCastro was very accommodating, friendly & professional.
Mar 19, 2019
I was thrilled with my visit and the amount of time Dr. DeCastro took to listen to me and assess my health. She was absolutely wonderful and was professional, knowledgeable, and make me feel like her time with me was important to her. I even told my husband he needs to switch to her.
Mar 4, 2019
*Dr. DeCastro is well versed not only in "conventional" medicine but in programs like AA, which I am a member.
Feb 21, 2019
Very professional and very thorough. She took excellent notes and was genuinely helpful!