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Peter J. Casterella, MD

Cardiologist
Languages: English
Accepting New Patients
Professional Statement
I believe in taking a very proactive approach to the management of cardiac disorders. I am dedicated to providing the highest quality of care to my patients and will endeavor to insure that they receive the most up-to-date and advanced treatments for their cardiac issues. I work hard to educate my patients about their cardiac disorders so that they can actively participate in the management of their problems.
Education
Institution
Type
Georgetown University School of Medicine
Medical School
Naval Medical Center Oakland California
Residency
Naval Medical Center San Diego and Scripps Clinic, La Jolla, CA
Fellowship
Personal Interests
My favorite hobby is spending time with my wife and two children. I enjoy running, hiking, reading and going to movies.
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Interventional
  • Certifying Board of Nuclear Cardiology, Cardiology, Nuclear
Services
Clinical Interests
  • abnormal coronary angiography
  • abnormal ecg
  • abnormal stress test
  • arrhythmia
  • arterial bypass graft
  • athletic heart syndrome
  • av nodal arrhythmia
  • bicuspid valve repair
  • bradycardia
  • cardiac angina
  • cardiac arrest
  • cardiac catheterization
  • cardiac ct
  • cardiac risk assessment
  • cardiac sarcoma
  • cardiomegaly
  • cardiospasm
  • carotid stent
  • chest pain
  • cholesterol disorders
  • complication cardiac catheterization
  • congestive heart failure
  • coronary angiography
  • coronary angioplasty
  • coronary artery disease
  • coronary bypass graft
  • coronary stent
  • critical limb ischemia
  • dyspnea on exertion
  • echocardiography
  • elevated creatine kinase
  • family history heart disease
  • heart biopsy
  • heart racing
  • heart transplant
  • holter monitor
  • hypertension
  • hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
  • infiltrative disorders of the heart
  • in-office echocardiogram
  • in-office stress test
  • intra-aortic balloon pump
  • intravascular ultrasound
  • laser atherectomy
  • limb salvage
  • minimally invasive aortic valve replacement
  • minimally invasive mitral valve repair
  • mitral valve surgery
  • myocardial infarction
  • myocarditis
  • noninvasive cardiac imaging
  • paravalvular leak repair
  • patent foramen ovale closure
  • peripheral vascular diseases
  • pilot medical evaluation - class ii-iii
  • postural tachycardia syndrome
  • preventative cardiology
  • replacement of aortic valve
  • replacement of mitral valve
  • rhythm disorder
  • rotational atherectomy
  • septal defect repair
  • stent thrombosis
  • stenting
  • sudden cardiac death
  • syncope
  • tee
  • thrombosis
  • transesophageal echocardiography
  • transthoracic echocardiogram
PATIENT RATINGS AND COMMENTS

The Patient Rating score is based on responses given during the CAHPS Patient Experience Survey.Responses are measured on a 10 - point scale, with 10 being the best score. These scores are then translated to a 5 - point scale in order to display results in a 5 - star rating.Comments are also gathered from the same survey and displayed in their entirety with the exception of any language that may be considered slander, libel or contain private health information, which will be removed prior to publishing the comments.

4.9 out of 5 (68 Ratings, 15 Comments)


100

07/10/2017
My experience with Dr. Casterella was one of the best I've had with a health provider - very warm and kind, and at the same time helped clarify a lot of questions I had.
100

06/21/2017
Dr. Casterella is Wonderful!!!
100

05/25/2017
Dr. Casterella is the best! He always makes me feel confident that I have his undivided attention, even when I know he is swamped with patients whose health is worse than my own. I value his opinions regarding my care and know that he will do his best for me if or when I need urgent help.
100

05/17/2017
good doctor...
100

05/03/2017
Dr Casterella is the best cardiologist I have ever had!
100

02/16/2017
Peter Casterella exhibits warmth, friendliness, expertise, concern, reassurance and clarity. Best specialist I've ever encountered.
100

02/15/2017
They greeted me so warmly - really seem to care about me.
100

01/18/2017
Dr. Casterella is the most impressive doctor I have ever encountered. He richly deserves the highest rating across the board above.
100

01/11/2017
Dr. Casterella has saved my life multiple times. He goes over and above for his patients and is an amazing person and a wonderful talented and knowledgeable doctor. I drive from Mill Creek to Seattle just to see him!
100

12/12/2016
Dr. Casterella is great!
100

12/01/2016
I love Casterella, I always refer patients to him and his team. They get an A++ from me.
100

10/19/2016
Finest provider I have ever had
100

10/19/2016
He is exceptional in all of these respects. I consider myself very fortunate to be under his care.
100

09/01/2016
Dr. Castrcella is a concerned, respected, highly - competent provider.
100

09/01/2016
Dr Casterella explained things so they made sense to me, listened to my questions and answered them so we could make decisions for the next 6 months.
1063480655
 
Swedish Heart & Vascular - Cherry Hill
550 17th Avenue Suite 680
Seattle, WA 98122
206-215-4550
Affiliated Facilities
Swedish Cherry Hill