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Dr. Francisca T Velcek MD is a female Pediatric Surgeon, has 44 years of experience and practices in Pediatric Surgery and Surgical Critical Care.
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Dr. Francisca Velcek has 5 office locations.
Upper East Side
Address
965 5th Ave
New York, NY 10075

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Locations and availability (5)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(27)
Patient comments (13)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Francisca Velcek is Excellent. Dr. Velcek has been reviewed by 27 patients who have provided 13 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
  • Currently 3.7333333333333 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.8
  • Currently 3.8 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

  • She has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Hernia
  • Newborn Medicine (Neonatology)

Education & Awards

Dr. Velcek graduated from University Of The Philippines Manila. She has 4 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (1999 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Velcek has 25 hospital affiliations:

  • Staten Island University Hospital North 
  • Lenox Hill Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • Fidelis Care - 2 plans
  • Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP) - 2 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Affinity Health Plan - 2 plans
  • Health Plus - 3 plans
  • AMERIGROUP - 4 plans

Languages

  • Croatian
  • Czech
  • Filipino
  • German
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Francisca T. Velcek practice?
Dr. Francisca Velcek practices Pediatric Surgery and Surgical Critical Care near New York, NY.
Additional practice locations include: Staten Island, NY and Englewood Cliffs, NJ.
See New York Pediatric Surgeons and New York Surgeons.