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 graduated from MT SINAI SCH OF MED OF NY UNIV in 2005 and specializes in gastroenterology.

217 White Horse Pike

Haddon Heights, NJ 08035

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Velasco performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Nausea
very high
more than 97% of peers
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
very high
more than 95% of peers
Diarrhea
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Velasco's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

77  Conditions Treated

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15  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Rutgers University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • MT SINAI SCH OF MED OF NY UNIV
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Temple University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Temple University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

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

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Velasco to family and friends
18 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Velasco's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Velasco Says:
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Thank you for taking the time to submit a patient satisfaction survey.  If you had a great patient experience, we appreciate your referrals.  If there is an area where we can improve, please notify me or my staff.  We strive to provide exceptional patient care.

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Patient Comments (3)

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...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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