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

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Top Care Areas

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Vascular Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 98% of peers
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Dialysis Access Procedures
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Velastegui'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Velastegui "Provide state of the art medical care for our patients in a friendly, compassionate and professional setting."

2  Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • Neurosurgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

62  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Heart Disease
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • 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 Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Plaque
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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31  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Velastegui has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Velastegui's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Velastegui

4.1

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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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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Maria in Sacramento, CA – Oct 17, 2016
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He is insulting. He is an awful person.
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