Dr. Olivia Kastello joins the family medicine team at Lakewood Health System.
Dr. Kastello is originally from Winona, MN and received her medical degree from the University of Minnesota Duluth Medical School. She completed her residency at Kootenai Family Medicine Residency in Coeur d’Alene, ID. Dr. Kastello is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians.
As a family medicine physician, Dr. Kastello will see patients of all ages. She has special interests in pediatrics, emergency medicine and palliative care. Dr. Kastello was previously at Lakewood for nine months as a third-year medical student as part of the Rural Physician Associate Program (RPAP) in 2019. She will be seeing patients in Lakewood’s Staples and Motley clinics.
“I enjoy taking care of patients of all ages in the clinic, emergency department and hospital settings,” said Dr. Kastello. “I love getting to know my patients and I am excited to be back home in Minnesota. I know Lakewood takes excellent care of patients and I’m thrilled to be joining this team.”
Dr. Kastello and her husband enjoy spending their free time outdoors, especially fishing, hunting, canoeing and walking their dog.