Ivan Guillermo CastilloSalazar , MD

Internal Medicine and Ophthalmology

(254) 753-7007

Texas Retina Associates
7030 New Sanger Rd Ste 102
Woodway, TX 76712


Dr. Ivan Castillo has relocated to California from San Antonio, Texas, where he had an active retina practice. He is a board certified Ophthalmologist who completed his Ophthalmology residency at the Medical College of Virginia, followed by a two-year fellowship in vitreo-retinal surgery at Retina and Vitreous of Texas, a well-respected retina practice in Houston Originally from Bogota, Colombia, Dr. Castillo immigrated to the U.S. in his quest to further his ophthalmology training in order to best serve his patients. In Colombia, he graduated from medical school and completed an Ophthalmology residency at the Universidad Militar Nueva Granada, one of the country's leading medical schools. He proudly served in the Colombian Air Force as a Flight Surgeon and the ophthalmologist in charge of the ocular health of all pilots and airmen. During his military career, he also participated in combat operations as a medical officer and was awarded the "Medalla de Servicios Distinguidos en Orden Publico", the top military medal for distinguished services in combat, bestowed upon him by the President of Colombia. Throughout his career, Dr. Castillo has worked at internationally respected institutions such as Wills Eye Hospital and he has published peer-reviewed articles in international journals including Ophthalmology, the American Journal of Ophthalmology and Survey of Ophthalmology. In addition, he has presented his work at international meetings including the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Retina Specialists. Dr. Castillo is a member of the American Society of Retina Specialists and the American Academy of Ophthalmology. In his spare time, Dr. Castillo enjoys spending time with his wife, traveling, reading and studying military history.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 33 Years

Languages Spoken: Spanish and English

Education & Training

Medical School: Universidad Militar Nueva Granada Facultad De Medicina

Graduation Date: in 1988

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Baylor Scott & White Hillcrest Medical Center

Specialties: Internal Medicine and Ophthalmology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Savings Plus of CA
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • Ambetter Superior Health Plan
  • Anthem BC Pathway X EPO Network
  • BC CA California Care Small Group HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS TX Blue Advantage HMO
  • BCBS TX BlueChoice
  • BCBS TX HMO Blue Texas
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
  • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
  • Blue Cross CA California Care Large Group HMO
  • Blue Cross CA Pathway X PPO
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
  • Blue Cross CA Select HMO
  • Blue Cross CA Select Plus HMO
  • Blue Essentials HMO
  • Blue Shield CA Access Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield CA Access Plus Savenet
  • Blue Shield CA Bronze 60 PPO SHOP
  • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
  • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield CA Platinum Access+ HMO 25
  • Blue Shield CA Platinum Local Access + HMO 25
  • Blue Shield CA PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Silver 70 PPO
  • BS CA Platinum 90 PPO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health PPO
  • FirstCare PPO
  • Health Net CA CommunityCare Network HMO
  • Health Net CA HMO
  • Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
  • Health Net CA HMO SmartCare
  • Health Net CA HMO Whole Care Network
  • Health Net CA Individual and Family PPO
  • Health Net CA PPO
  • Health Net PureCare HSP Individual and Family Plans
  • Health Net PureCare One EPO Individual & Family Plan
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana HMO Premier
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Molina Mrktplace CA
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO Kaiser
  • Scott and White PPO
  • Select
  • TX Ambetter
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO
  • UHC Signature Value Focus
  • UHC SV Flex Tier 3
  • UHC West SignatureValue Advantage HMO Value Network
  • UHC West SignatureValue HMO

CastilloSalazar's Office Information

Fax: (254) 475-3522
Website: www.texasretina.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM