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 30 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 Cancer
  • 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 Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylosis
  • Stenting
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • 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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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
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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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