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Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
17 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(28)
Patient comments (9)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Federico Velez, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus is Excellent. Dr. Velez has been reviewed by 28 patients who have provided 9 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.8
  • Currently 3.8235294117647 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.5
  • Currently 3.4705882352941 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.9
  • Currently 3.9411764705882 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

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Diplopia
  • Duane Retraction Syndrome
  • Eye Surgery (Ophthalmologic Surgical Procedures)
  • Lazy Eye (Strabismus)
  • Oculomotor Nerve Diseases
  • Pediatrics

Education & Awards

Dr. Velez graduated from Pontifical Bolivarian University Faculty Of Medicine. He has 8 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Duane Retraction Syndrome
Lazy Eye (Strabismus)
Ophthalmologic Surgical Procedures
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
Westwood
Ophthalmologist
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Los Angeles, CA
Ophthalmologist

Affiliations

Dr. Velez has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Los Angeles County - Olive View - UCLA Medical Center 
  • UCLA Medical Center 

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Federico G Velez MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 17 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology and Pediatric Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Federico G. Velez practice?
Dr. Federico Velez has 1 office location.
Dr. Federico Velez practices Ophthalmology and Pediatric Ophthalmology near Los Angeles, CA.
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