Dr. Maria-Gabriela Velez, MD

Dr. Maria-Gabriela Velez, MD

Nephrology  |  
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Dr. Maria-Gabriela Velez, MD is a nephrology specialist in Denver, CO and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from University of Colorado At Denver in 2006 and specializes in nephrology.

850 E Harvard Ave Ste 565

Denver, CO 80210

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas


See how frequently Dr. Velez performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Mineral Metabolism Disorders
more than 55% of peers
Vitamin D Deficiency
more than 50% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
more than 48% of peers

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  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

Dr. Velez does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated



  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Biopsy
  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Dialysis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Renal Biopsy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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.


  • University of Colorado At Denver
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Standford Univ School of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Velez has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Velez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Velez's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Velez to family and friends
based on 4 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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Dr. Velez's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

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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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...more
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