Pediatric Non-Operative Orthopedist
Dr. Casta is employed by Pediatric Specialists of America (PSA)
, the physician-led multispecialty group practice of Nicklaus Children’s Health System
. She is a pediatric non-operative orthopedist within the Department Orthopedic Surgery at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital
. Dr. Casta earned her medical degree from San Juan Bautista School of Medicine in Caguas, Puerto Rico. She then completed a residency in family medicine at the University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine/Jackson Memorial Hospital, followed by a fellowship in sports medicine at Boston Medical Center in Massachusetts. Her clinical interests include sports medicine, concussions and fracture care.
Dr. Casta is board certified in family medicine. She is a member of the American College of Sports Medicine, American Academy of Family Physicians, American College of Physicians and the Association of American Medical Colleges. Dr. Casta is a team physician for the U.S. Ski Team, USA Judo team and also provides coverage at the annual Sailing World Cup Regatta in Miami, Miami JCC Maccabi Games and the South Florida Junior Orange Bowl. Her work has been published in peer-reviewed journals and she has presented at conferences.
Dr. Casta sees patients at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital Main Campus. She is fluent bilingual in English and Spanish.
As one of the largest and most comprehensive pediatric orthopedic practices in Florida, The Nicklaus Children’s Hospital Orthopedic Surgery Program
skillfully provides state-of-the-art and compassionate care for athletes of all levels. With the assistance of a dedicated support staff, our pediatric orthopedic surgeons perform over 1,500 surgical procedures each year. The department also conducts an additional 34,000 outpatient visits annually, including the management of more than 6,000 fracture cases and is world-renowned for its spinal surgery program.