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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Vani Velkuru, Rheumatologist is Excellent. Dr. Velkuru has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Promptness 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

  • She has special expertise in 11 areas:
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Joint Pain (Arthralgia)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Osteoporosis
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)

Education & Awards

Dr. Velkuru graduated from Sri Devaraj URS Medical Center.


Dr. Velkuru has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek Campus 
  • Washington Hospital Healthcare System 


  • Panjabi
  • Kannada
  • Telugu
  • Hindi
  • Tamil

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Additional Information
Dr. Vani Velkuru MD is a female Rheumatologist and practices in Rheumatology.
Where does Dr. Vani Velkuru practice?
Dr. Vani Velkuru has 3 office locations.
Dr. Vani Velkuru practices Rheumatology near Fremont, CA.
See Fremont Rheumatologists.