Education

Medical School
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana School of Medicine, Colombia (2002)
Residency
SUNY Downstate Medical Center (2008), Pediatrics
Fellowship
UT Southwestern/Children's Medical Center (2011), Child Neurology
Fellowship
UT Southwestern/Children's Medical Center (2012), Neuromuscular Disease

Research Interest

  • Acquired and Hereditary Neuropathy
  • Congenital Myopathies and Muscular Dystrophies
  • Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy

Publications

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Atypical Presentation for Friedreich Ataxia in a Child.
Caron E, Burns D, Castro D, Iannaccone ST J Clin Neuromuscul Dis 2015 Sep 17 1 13-7
Spinal muscular atrophy: therapeutic strategies.
Castro D, Iannaccone ST Curr Treat Options Neurol 2014 Nov 16 11 316
Congenital Myopathies and Muscular Dystrophies.
Gilbreath HR, Castro D, Iannaccone ST Neurol Clin 2014 Aug 32 3 689-703
Congenital muscular dystrophies and congenital myopathies.
Iannaccone ST, Castro D Continuum (Minneap Minn) 2013 Dec 19 6 Muscle Disease 1509-34
Juvenile myasthenia gravis: a twenty-year experience.
Castro D, Derisavifard S, Anderson M, Greene M, Iannaccone S J Clin Neuromuscul Dis 2013 Mar 14 3 95-102

Books

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Honors & Awards

  • Best Pediatric Specialists/Doctors in Dallas
    D Magazine (2019)
  • Best Pediatric Specialists/Doctors in Dallas
    D Magazine (2018)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine (2013)
  • International GBS/CIDP Foundation (2013)
  • World Muscle Society (2013)
  • Peripheral Nerve Society (2012)
  • American Academy of Neurology (2010)