Dr. Romel Velastegui, MD

Dr. Romel Velastegui, MD

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Dr. Romel Velastegui, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Carmichael, CA and has been practicing for 29 years. He specializes in vascular surgery and neurosurgery.

REV Vascular Inc

6401 Coyle Ave Ste 311

Carmichael, CA 95608
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Western Health Advantage

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Velastegui's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Vascular Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Velastegui performs Vascular Surgical Procedure more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Velastegui performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Velastegui treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Velastegui treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Dialysis Access Procedures
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Velastegui performs Dialysis Access Procedures more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Velastegui performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Velastegui's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Angioplasty
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Broken Neck
Cancer
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Carotid Surgery
Carotid Ultrasound
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrovascular Disease
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Congenital Heart Defects
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Ear Disorders
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
Epilepsy
Fracture
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Kidney Failure
Laparoscopy
Laparotomy
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lung Surgery
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Plaque
Port Placements or Replacements
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Hypertension
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Stenting
Stroke
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Traumatic Brain Injury
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Venous Access Creation and Care
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency

About Me

Care Philosophy

Provide state of the art medical care for our patients in a friendly, compassionate and professional setting.

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

  • 1989
    University Of Cuenca Faculty Of Med Sciences
    Medical School
    1989

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Velastegui's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Velastegui

4.1

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
72.72727272727273%
(8)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
9.090909090909092%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
18.181818181818183%
(2)

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Average Wait Time
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Dr. Velastegui's Performance
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  • Staff friendliness
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I'm a 75 years old female with high blood pressure, diabetes and heart disease. He placed a mesh on my right leg. I didn't feel anything during the procedure I thought that was the norm. My cardiologist suggested other surgeon, he was closer to my home so I switch. This procedure was a torture I...Read More
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He is insulting. He is an awful person.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Shield of California
Blue Shield of California HMO
Blue Shield of California PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Health Net
Health Net HMO
Health Net PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare PPO
United Healthcare West
Western Health Advantage
Western Health Advantage HMO

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