Dr. Juan Velez, MD

Nephrology •  Male • Age 49

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Dr. Juan Velez, MD is a nephrology specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in nephrology.


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(504) 266-0058

Dr. Velez accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
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Dr. Velez's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Acidosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Velez treats Acidosis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Velez treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Hyperkalemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Velez treats Hyperkalemia more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Velez treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Chronic Kidney Diseases
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Velez treats Chronic Kidney Diseases more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Velez treats this condition more than 69% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease

Dr. Velez's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal 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 Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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 Medicine at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, serving as Chief Medical Resident. Subse...

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Education

1998
Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Facultad De Medicina Alberto Hurtado
Medical School
1998

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Ochsner Medical Center

New Orleans, LA

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)