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Dr. Ariel M Velasco MD is a male Nephrologist, has 21 years of experience and practices in Nephrology.
Dr. Ariel Velasco has 7 office locations.
Memorial
CHRISTUS St John Hospital
915 Gessner Rd
Ste 360
Houston, TX 77024

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Locations and availability (7)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(4)
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ariel Velasco is Excellent. Dr. Velasco has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Ariel Velasco, MD is board certified in Nephrology.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Diabetes
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Hypotension
  • Kidney Stones (Kidney Calculi)

Education & Awards

Dr. Velasco graduated from Nicanor Reyes Medical Foundation, Quezon City.


Affiliations

Dr. Velasco has 19 hospital affiliations:

  • Memorial Hermann Memorial City Hospital 
  • Cypress Fairbanks Med Ctr Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Velasco accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 15 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Molina Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas - 5 plans
  • Superior Health Plan - 1 plan
  • Scott and White Health Plan - 2 plans
  • Evercare - 1 plan
  • United Health Group, Inc. - Americhoice - 1 plan
  • AMERIGROUP - 4 plans
  • WellCare - 1 plan
  • Cigna - 13 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan
  • Aetna - 3 plans

Languages

  • Spanish
  • Tagalog


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Ariel M. Velasco practice?
Dr. Ariel Velasco practices Nephrology near Houston, TX.
Additional practice locations include: Katy, TX and Cypress, TX.
See Houston Nephrologists.