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Dr. Alfonso Velasco, MD

Colorectal Surgery •  Male • Age 62

  
Dr. Velasco

Marshfield Clinic

1000 N Oak Ave Marshfield, WI 54449
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(715) 387-5511

Dr. Alfonso Velasco, MD is a colorectal surgery specialist in Marshfield, WI and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Universidad Anahuac, Escuela De Medicina in 1981 and specializes in colorectal surgery.


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Dr. Velasco accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
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Dr. Velasco's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Rectovaginal Fistula
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Velasco treats Rectovaginal Fistula more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Velasco treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Colon and Rectal Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Velasco performs Colon and Rectal Surgery more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Velasco performs this procedure more than 65% of his peers

Appendicitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Velasco treats Appendicitis more than 59% of his peers

Dr. Velasco treats this condition more than 59% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Parasitic Appendicitis

Dr. Velasco's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Alfonso Velasco, MD is a colorectal surgery specialist in Marshfield, WI and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Universidad Anahuac, Escuela De Medicina in 1981 and specializes in colorectal surgery.

Specialties

  • Colorectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

1992
University of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
Fellowship Hospital
1981
Universidad Anahuac, Escuela De Medicina
Medical School

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71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

  • General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2018)