Dr. Castilla is skilled in surgerical treament of GERD. Laparoscopic surgical procedure: Nissen Fundoplication performed for patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease, GERD.

Acid Reflux Prevention, Treatment, and Awareness

Patients of Charlotte County can be educated on their health with the help of Dr. Maria Castilla. She explains in detail about how you can prevent acid reflux, treatment you can seek, and how to improve your health and quality of life. 

REFLUX ARTICLE 7/2018 (pdf)


Free Hernia Screening & Seminar 9/27/2018

Free Hernia Screening and Seminar with Dr. Maria Castilla with the general surgery practice of John F. Guarino MD PA. If you are worried that you may have a hernia because you are experiencing pain and swelling in the abdominal wall or groin when you lift, cough, or bend? If you are, then we invite you for a free hernia screening with Dr. Maria Castilla. She will be giving an educational seminar on hernias. Following the presentation participants are being offered a free hernia screening exam with Dr. Castilla. We will also be giving a hands on demonstration of the DaVinci Robotic System.   September 27th 3:00pm at the H2U building at 3280 Tamiami Trail, Port Charlotte. RSVP to 941-391-5102