Dr. Maria-Gabriela Velez, MD

NephrologyFemaleAge 41

Dr. Velez
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Melissa Yanover M.D. P.C.

850 E Harvard Ave Ste 565 Denver, CO 80210

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Dr. Maria-Gabriela Velez, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Denver, CO and has over 15 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University of Colorado At Denver medical school in 2006. She is affiliated with medical facilities Penrose-St. Francis Health Services and Porter Adventist Hospital. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Velez to book an appointment.


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  • Explained conditions well (7)
  • Listened & answered questions (7)
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The office staff was rude, obnoxious and unhelpful. I recommend going elsewhere.
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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  • Difficult to schedule appointment
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  • Staff wasn't friendly
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David Smith – Jul 16, 2019
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Absolute rock star. Extremely intelligent and engaging. Fully explains her diagnoses and recommended courses of treatment and options. She walks the extra mile with her patients. The office staff is ausome also. They go out of their way and no request too small... always with a smile.o
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Amazing care. Dr Velez is a highly qualified Nephrologist. She is Intelligent and extremely kind. Her staff is also Super nice friendly and very helpful. Great place all around.
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Grace in Lakewood – Dec 10, 2016
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Dr. Velez is very compassionate and show true concern for her patients. She takes special care to ensure she does everything possible to help her patients enjoy the best quality of life possible given the medical challenges they face. Great kidney doctor. Dr. Yanover and Dr. Velez always ensure coverage and can always be reached when needed.
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Dr. Maria-Gabriela Velez, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Denver, CO and has over 15 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University...Read more

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

Standford Univ School of Med
Fellowship Hospital
2006
University of Colorado At Denver
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Maria-Gabriela 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. Maria-Gabriela Velez, MD accepting new patients?

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

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What are Dr. Maria-Gabriela Velez, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Velez frequently treats Calcium Metabolism Disorders, Hypercalcemia, and Renal Osteodystrophy. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Velez treats.

Where is Dr. Maria-Gabriela Velez, MD's office located?

Dr. Velez's office is located at 850 E Harvard Ave Ste 565, Denver, CO 80210. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Velez speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

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No malpractice claims found for Colorado
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Dr. Velez's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Calcium Metabolism Disorders
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Dr. Velez treats Calcium Metabolism Disorders more than 77% of her peers

Dr. Velez treats this condition more than 77% of her peers

Hypercalcemia
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Dr. Velez treats Hypercalcemia more than 76% of her peers

Dr. Velez treats this condition more than 76% of her peers

Renal Osteodystrophy
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Dr. Velez treats Renal Osteodystrophy more than 73% of her peers

Dr. Velez treats this condition more than 73% of her peers

Dr. Velez's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Dialysis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Renal Biopsy
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Dr. Velez accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Priority-CO PPO
Bronze Colorado PPO
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Colorado College-CO
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Gold Colorado PPO
Healthy Blue Priority 1-CO HMO
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Indemnity (Traditional)-CO
Lumenos plans-CO
Lumenos-CO PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Non-HMO- HSA, HRA and HIA+-CO
Platinum-CO PPO
Silver-CO PPO
Traditional Network-CO
University of Colorado Extended PPO
University of Colorado High Deductible PPO
University of Colorado Medicare-CO
WellChoice - C (Select Network)-CO
WellChoice - C-CO
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WellChoice - U (Select Network)-CO
WellChoice - U-CO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
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Cigna HMO
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Medicaid
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Melissa Yanover M.D. P.C.

Melissa Yanover M.D. P.C.850 E Harvard Ave Ste 565 Denver, CO 80210
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