Dr. Jose Velasco, MD

Dr. Jose Velasco, MD

Critical Care Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Jose Velasco, MD is a critical care surgery doctor who practices in Skokie, IL. He is 70 years old and has been practicing for 47 years.

9650 Gross Point Rd # 3900

Skokie, IL 60076

Contact Information

(847) 570-1700

Insurance Accepted

  • Humana

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Dr. Velasco's Experience

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Dr. Velasco's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Critical Care Surgery
  • Board certified in Critical Care Surgery and General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Velasco "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."
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Specialties

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery
2

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abscess
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Appendix Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Skin Lesion
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Procedures

  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Breast Cancer Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Inguinal Hernia Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Adrenal Surgery
  • Liver Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Parathyrodectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter Placement
  • Sarcoma Removals
  • Splenectomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Temporal Artery Biopsy
  • Thyroid Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Velasco has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Velasco's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Velasco to family and friends
4.0
based on 4 total reviews
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
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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