Dr. Maximiliano Velasco, MD

Dr. Maximiliano Velasco, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
(12)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Maximiliano Velasco, MD is a pain medicine specialist in South Miami, FL and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Universidad Del Valle, Cali, Division De Ciencias De La Salud in 1993 and specializes in pain medicine.

7000 SW 62nd Ave Ste 535

South Miami, FL 33143

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
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Conditions Treated

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11

Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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 Del Valle, Cali, Division De Ciencias De La Salud
    Medical School | Graduated 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Velasco has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Velasco does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Velasco and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Velasco's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Velasco to family and friends
4.9
based on 12 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Velasco's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in FL Keys
Dr Max is a wonderful Doctor and a great person. He has been a lifesaver for me. He is very attentive, friendly, knowledgeable and has a great sense of humor. His staff is also Very nice. I wouldn't trust any one else!
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in Miami, FL
Great bedside manner. Really listens and he knows his stuff. He hasn't helped me get through some really rough time with my rare disease. Nice to know there's a doctor out that that cares about his patients.
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in Miami, FL
Dr Velasco is a very compassionate doctor that understands how devastating chronic pain is and knows what to do to alliviate it. I have no reservations in recommending him to anyone with chronic pain.
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in Miami, FL
Dr. Velasco is a compassionate and caring doctor. His knowledge and experience leads to his driving passion that truly makes him a wonderful doctor. He makes time with you to discuss your diagnosis and treatment options available, answering any questions you may have. He is very careful to disperse...more
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in Miami, FL
Dr Velasco is a caring, compassionate, and talented Doctor. I was extremely apprehensive before my procedure for my back shots and not only did he put me at ease once he entered the room, but also performed the procedure with expertise, much care, and promptness. What I fear was going to be a...more
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