Dr. Jose Velasco, MD

Dr. Jose Velasco, MD

Critical Care Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
Dr. Jose Velasco, MD is a critical care surgery specialist in Skokie, IL and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from Universidad De Valladolid, Facultad De Medicina in 1970 and specializes in critical care surgery and general surgery.

9650 Gross Point Rd # 3900

Skokie, IL 60076

Contact Information

(847) 570-1700

Insurance Accepted

  • Humana

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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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Dr. Velasco's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Hernia
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
Appendix Disorders
Breast Cancer
Breast Cancer Surgery
Esophageal Diseases
Gallbladder Diseases
Gastrointestinal Surgery
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Surgery
Laparoscopic Adrenal Surgery
Liver Cancer
Liver Surgery
Minimally Invasive Parathyrodectomy
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Pancreatic Surgery
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid Surgery
Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter Placement
Sarcoma Removals
Skin Lesion
Stomach Surgery
Temporal Artery Biopsy
Thyroid Surgery

About Me

Care Philosophy

Take care of the patient and the disease. I believe in an academic approach to surgery, substantiating treatment and management decisions based on evidence, safety and effectiveness.


  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery


  • University Of Illinois Metro Group Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • 1973
    University Of Valladolid
    Internship Hospital
  • 1970
    Universidad De Valladolid, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School


  • Spanish
  • English


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