Dr. Juan Velez, MD

Dr. Juan Velez, MD

NephrologyMaleAge 50

Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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(504) 266-0058

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Dr. Juan Velez, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in New Orleans, LA. Dr. Velez has more experience with Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Ochsner Medical Center and Musc Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Velez to book an appointment.

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Ochsner Health Center - Elmwood

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Ochsner Medical Center1514 Jefferson Hwy Fl 5 New Orleans, LA 70121
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At a Glance

  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ See hospitals
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Velez

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Velez treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Velez treats other conditions, please contact the office at (504) 842-3930.

Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy

Glomerulonephritis and nephropathy are types of kidney disease caused by damage to the small blood vessels that filter the blood, either from long-term diabetes or other conditions such as lupus.Compare with other Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy specialists.

Dr. Velez is experienced in the area of Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Nephrotic Syndrome
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Dr. Velez's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Juan Carlos Q. Velez earned a medical degree from Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia in Lima, Peru. He completed internship and residency in Internal...Read more

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

Education

Emory University School of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
Residency Hospital
Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
Internship Hospital
Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia
Medical School
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Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Juan Velez, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (504) 266-0058, and for other questions, call (504) 842-3930.

Does Dr. Juan Velez, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Velez has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Juan Velez, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Juan Velez, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Velez's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Juan Velez, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Juan Velez, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Velez frequently treats Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy. See all practice areas where Dr. Velez specializes.

Where is Dr. Juan Velez, MD's office located?

Dr. Velez's office is located at 1514 Jefferson Hwy Fl 5, New Orleans, LA 70121. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Velez is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Ochsner Medical Center

New Orleans, LA

73% Patient Experience Rating, 4% higher than the national average

19 Awards Received

Musc Medical Center

Charleston, SC

78% Patient Experience Rating, 9% higher than the national average

17 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019)