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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male

235 Hanover St Ste 201
Fall River, MA 02720
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Dr. Velazquez's Experience

Dr. Velazquez's Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Glaucoma

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
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  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Clear Lens Extraction
  • Clear Lens Surgery to Correct Near and Far Vision Simultaneous
  • Clear Lens Surgery With Multifocal Implants
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Extracapsular Cataract Extraction
  • Eye Drops
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Injection
  • Eye Patch
  • Eyeglasses
  • Glaucoma Medical Therapy
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Iridotomy
  • Laser Trabeculoplasty
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Lens Exchange
  • Sutureless Cataract Surgery
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  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Eyes
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Giant Cell Arteritis
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Pterygium
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
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Awards & Recognitions

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Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus
Graduated in 2001

Internship Hospital

Metrowest Medical Center Framingham Union Hospital
Complete in 2002

Residency Hospital

Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center
Complete in 2005

Fellowship Hospital

New England Med Center Hospital
Complete in 2000

Undergraduate Schools

University Of Massachusetts At Amherst
Graduated in 1994
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Velazquez & Staff

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
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