Dr. Lawrence Velano, DDS

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Specializes in Dentistry • Male • Age 42

4049 W 26th St
Chicago, IL 60623
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Dr. Velano's Experience

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Dr. Velano's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Velano Performs

Conditions Dr. Velano Treats

  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Loss

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
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4049 W 26th St
Chicago, IL 60623
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5333 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60640
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    Dr. Velano's Experience

    Dr. Velano's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Dentistry
    1
    • Composite Fillings
    • Dental Implants
    • Root Canals
    • Surgical Extractions
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    Background Check for Dr. Velano

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Illinois.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    State University Of New York At Buffalo / School Of Dental Medicine
    Graduated in 1999

    Residency Hospital

    Great Lakes Naval Hosp

    Undergraduate Schools

    State University of New York At Buffalo / School of Dental Medicine
    Graduated in 1999
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Velano & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Velano

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Velano to family and friends

    3 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Velano's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes 3 responses
    shorter than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Velano
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    3 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Velano accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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    Office Locations

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    1st Family Dental
    1st Family Dental of 26th St.
    4049 W 26th St
    Chicago, IL 60623
    (773) 521-2800 (Office)
    (773) 521-2805 (Fax)
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    1st Family Dental
    1st Family Dental of Andersonville
    5333 N Clark St
    Chicago, IL 60640
    (773) 728-5333 (Office)
    (773) 728-7405 (Fax)
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    1st Family Dental
    1st Family Dental of Kedzie
    4901 N Kedzie Ave
    Chicago, IL 60625
    (773) 509-9200 (Office)
    (773) 509-9247 (Fax)
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Velano
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Velano to family and friends*
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