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Nephrologist (kidney)
23 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ariel Velasco is Excellent. Dr. Velasco has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.8
Promptness 4.4
Courteous Staff 4.8
Accurate Diagnosis 4.8
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.6

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. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Velasco has 19 hospital affiliations:

  • Memorial Hermann Memorial City Hospital 
  • CHRISTUS St John Hospital 


  • Tagalog
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Ariel M Velasco MD is a male Nephrologist, has 23 years of experience and practices in Nephrology.
Where does Dr. Ariel M. Velasco practice?
Dr. Ariel Velasco has 1 office location.
Dr. Ariel Velasco practices Nephrology near Houston, TX.
See Houston Nephrologists.