Dr. Alfonso Velasco, MD

Dr. Alfonso Velasco, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. Alfonso Velasco, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Marshfield, WI and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Universidad Anahuac, Escuela De Medicina in 1981 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery and general surgery.

1000 N Oak Ave

Marshfield, WI 54449

Contact Information

(715) 387-5511

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Rectovaginal Fistula
very high
more than 90% of peers
Anal Disorders
more than 83% of peers
Anal and Rectal Cancer
more than 81% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

22  Conditions Treated

18  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • 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)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Universidad Anahuac, Escuela De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • University Minn Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University Minn Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Velasco has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Velasco's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Velasco to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Velasco's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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