Dr. Michel Velez, MD

Dr. Michel Velez, MD

Hematology & Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
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Dr. Michel Velez, MD is a hematology & oncology specialist in Hollywood, FL and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from Universidad Del Norte, Colombia in 2000 and specializes in hematology & oncology, breast oncology, and more.

1150 N 35th Ave Ste 330

Hollywood, FL 33021

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Corporate Medical Network (CMN)
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • Dimension Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 20 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Breast Cancer
very high
more than 90% of peers
Cancer
high
more than 83% of peers

Dr. Velez's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Breast Oncology
  • Medical Oncology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Velez does not have any board certifications listed.

24  Conditions Treated

3  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 Norte, Colombia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • Universidad Del Norte, Colombia
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • University Of Miami Miller
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

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

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Velez to family and friends
26 total reviews (17 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (24)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Velez's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (17)

Dr. Velez saved my life! His attention, care, concern, and expertise is superlative. And I'm so glad I found him. His entire staff is warm and compassionate. I highly recommend memorial cancer institute.
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I am very happy with Dr. Velez. I would never see anyone but him to treat my breast cancer. He knows exactly what he is doing and I have faith in his word and feel comfortable with any recommendations he makes. He is the best!
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I remember Dr Velez as a young man doing his internship .He’s become brilliant oncologist, caring & compassionate. He is up on all the new treatments. I know going to a breast center the wait can be long. Over the 20 years, I consider myself lucky to have to wait. If you find that one wonderful...more
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Dr. Velez is the most amazing oncologist on the planet...He not only saved my life, but he did so with kindness, compassion and smarts. He is SO dedicated to his patients that they become like family. Look no further, Dr. Velez is the very BEST!!!!
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I have only great things to say about the breast center at Memorial and especially Dr Velez and his staff. They are very corteous and accomodating, i have received the best care possible from a team that truly cares. You will be impressed and pleased with the care you will receive. I love him and...more
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