Dr. Brenda Velasco, MD

Dr. Brenda Velasco, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 42
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Dr. Brenda Velasco, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Haddon Heights, NJ and has been practicing for 9 years. She specializes in gastroenterology.

217 White Horse Pike

Haddon Heights, NJ 08035

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Velasco's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Constipation
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Velasco treats Constipation more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Velasco treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Gas-Bloat Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Velasco treats Gas-Bloat Syndrome more than 91% of her peers

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

Irritable Bowel Syndrome
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Velasco treats Irritable Bowel Syndrome more than 89% of her peers

Dr. Velasco treats this condition more than 89% of her peers

Dr. Velasco's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Biliary Atresia
Blood Disorders
Bravo pH Testing
Breath Testing
Cancer
Capsule Endoscopy
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cirrhosis
Clostridium Difficile Colitis
Colitis
Colon Cancer
Colon Cancer Screening
Colon Disorders
Colon Polyp
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Dilatation
Esophageal Dilation
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenteritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Helicobacter Pylori Gastrointestinal Tract Infection
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hepatitis
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hernia
Ileus
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lactose Intolerance
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Nausea
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Pancreatic Pseudocyst
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Stomach Diseases
Stomal Ulcer
Swallowing Disorders
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Brenda Velasco, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Haddon Heights, NJ and has been practicing for 9 years. She specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 2009
    Temple University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    2009
  • 2006
    Temple University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2006
  • 1999
    Rutgers University
    Undergraduate School
    1999

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Dr. Velasco's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Velasco

3.7

Based on 18 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr Velasco is a knowledgeable and caring physician. I love how she listens and answers questions patiently. She explains test results so you can understand. Her office staff is also very kind. I would recommend her practice to anyone.
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Not only is Dr. Velasco kind and down to earth, she is an amazing doctor with excellent skills. She found my problem immediately after having three procedures with another physician. I can't say enough about her and her staff. All friendly and kind. Office visits, you barely sit down and you are...Read More
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Dr Velasco is a very caring DR, she explains things and is well versed in what she does she has exceeded my expectations I am Happy to have found her.
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Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Amerihealth
Amerihealth HMO
Amerihealth PPO
Direct POS
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
EmblemHealth
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Independence Blue Cross
Personal Choice PPO
Keystone Health Plan East
Keystone Health Plan East HMO
MagnaCare
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty