Dr. Priya Velu, MD

Dr. Priya Velu, MD

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Family Medicine  ·  
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43 y/o
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Dr. Priya Velu, MD is a family medicine specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 15 years. She specializes in family medicine.Read her story

Ochsner Baptist - A Campus of Ochsner Medical Center

2820 Napoleon Ave

New Orleans, LA 70115
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Network
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • Employers Health Network
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Health Payors Organization

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About Me

Biography

"Dr. Velu is a board certified family medicine physician. She provides primary medical care ranging from adolescent to adult patients. Dr. Velu completed medical school at American University and is a graduate from the Family Medicine residency program at the State University of New York at Buffalo. Dr. Velu has practiced family medicine since 2006 and has been on staff at Ochsner since 2012."

Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Education

  • University Of Buffalo (Ny) Hospitals
    Residency Hospital
  • Providence Hospital
    Internship Hospital
  • 2003
    American University Of The Caribbean School Of Medicine, Antilles, Netherland
    Medical School
    2003

Languages

  • Tamil
  • English

Dr. Velu's Reviews

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4.5

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Dr. Velu's Performance
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  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Dr. Velu has been my primary care physician for roughly nine months, after transitioning from another PCP I had for seven-plus years. I was nervous about establishing a new relationship since I have a handful of serious chronic pain conditions, but Dr. Velu has been wonderful. During my first...Read More
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Dr. Velu is a masterful physician. When she meets with patients she makes you feel as though you are her ONLY priority. She takes time to explain - and time to listen. I would highly recommend her to anyone, male or female. She is also my wife's Primary Care Physician and she feels the same way...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
American Lifecare
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana PPO
Cigna
Community Health Network
Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
Coventry Health Care of Louisiana HMO
Employers Health Network
Evolutions Healthcare Systems
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Worker's Compensation WC
Galaxy Health Network
Galaxy Health Network PPO
Worker's Compensation WC
Health Payors Organization
Health Payors Organization PPO
Humana Veterans
Medicaid
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
MultiPlan
National Healthcare Alliance
National Preferred Provider Network
PHCS
PPO Plus
PPO Plus PPO
Prime Health Services
Three Rivers Provider Network
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
USA Managed Care Organization

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Ochsner Baptist

New Orleans, LA

Ochsner Medical Center

New Orleans, LA

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