Dr. Federico Velez, MD
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Dr. Federico Velez, MD

Ophthalmology | Male

Jules Stein Eye Institute UCLA 100 Stein Plz, Los Angeles, CA 90095 Get Directions
(310) 825-5000

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Dr. Velez specializes in Ophthalmology and practices in Los Angeles, CA. He practices at 1 location.

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    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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    • How well provider listens and answers questions
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    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Conditions Treated

    • Anisocoria
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Astigmatism
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blepharitis
    • Blindness
    • Blocked Tear Duct
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cataract
    • Chalazion
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • Chorioretinitis
    • Cyclotropia
    • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Dry Eyes
    • Duane Retraction Syndrome
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Endophthalmitis
    • Entropion
    • Esotropia
    • Exophoria
    • Exotropia
    • Eye Cancer
    • Eye Infections
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Eyelid Spasm
    • Farsightedness
    • Floaters
    • Glaucoma
    • Graves' Disease
    • Heterophoria
    • Hypertropia
    • Hypotropia
    • Lazy Eye
    • Macular Edema
    • Macular Hole
    • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
    • Mechanical Strabismus
    • Nearsightedness
    • Nystagmus
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Paralytic Strabismus
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Presbyopia
    • Progressive High Myopia
    • Pterygium
    • Purulent Endophthalmitis
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Ischemia
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Strabismus
    • Sympathetic Uveitis
    • Thyroid Disease
    • Vascular Disease
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage

    Procedures Performed

    • Blepharoplasty
    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
    • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
    • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
    • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
    • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion

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      Sanctions

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      Board Actions

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    Education

    • Medical School
      UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA / SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

      Graduated in 2001

    Awards & Recognition

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
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    • Specializes in Ophthalmology
    • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    • No malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Velez's Office & Staff

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Velez

    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients