Dr. Michel Velez, MD

Dr. Michel Velez, MD

Hematology & Oncology  |  
Male  |  
40 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Michel Velez, MD is a hematology & oncology doctor who practices in Hollywood, FL. He is 40 years old and has been practicing for 4 years.

Memorial Cancer Institute

1150 N 35th Ave Ste 170

Hollywood, FL 33021
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas


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

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  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Breast Oncology

Board Certifications

Dr. Velez does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Lung Cancer
  • Meningiomas
  • Neutropenia
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease


  • Breast Cancer Treatment
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Chemotherapy

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.


  • 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

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Velez's Reviews

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based on 19 total reviews (10 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

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  • 1

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 (10)

Hollywood, FL |
Dr Velez has been a large part of the reason I am still here on earth enjoying each day. Dr Velez is professional, compassionate, aggressive and knowledgeable of new treatments. He uses all resources available. I would recommend my family to Dr Velez. I feel he is treating me like one of his family...more
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in Miami fl |
This is the best doctor I have every had he is very patient with you and he know his job I wouldn't trade him for any other doctor number one man
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in Ft Lauderdale, FL |
Dr. Velez is so nice. He answered all of my questions and never made me feel rushed through. He is very knowledgeable. He gave me a LOT of information about my type of breast cancer and presented me with a lot of options. He is willing to work with me if an option doesn't work for me to try another...more
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in Boca Raton, FL |
Dr. Velez is a very intelligent, compassionate physician. I have breast cancer, stage 4, and have been on chemotherapy for 13 years; consequently have had experience with many physicians. Dr. Velez is always prepared and up-to-date on my case and always answers any questions I have without ever...more
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in hollywood, fl |
very nice, very professional, and very assuring of his findings
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Velez accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Velez has admitting privileges

Memorial Regional Hospital
3501 Johnson St
Hollywood, FL 33021
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Memorial Hospital West
703 N Flamingo Rd
Pembroke Pines, FL 33028
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