Dr. William Velasquez, MD

Dr. William Velasquez, MD

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Dr. William Velasquez, MD is a medical oncology specialist in Sugar Land, TX and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Universidad Nacional Mayor De San Marcos, Facultad De Medicina and specializes in medical oncology and adult hematology.

16675 Southwest Fwy Ste 250

Sugar Land, TX 77479

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Direct Care America/Primary Health Services (DCA/PHS)
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • HealthSmart
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
  • 12 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Velasquez performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Blood Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Breast Diseases
high
more than 89% of peers
Cancer
high
more than 84% of peers

Dr. Velasquez'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.

2  Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Adult Hematology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

43  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Universidad Nacional Mayor De San Marcos, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Meml Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Meml Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Cincinnati
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Velasquez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Velasquez's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Velasquez to family and friends
8 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Velasquez's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

He was very patient and took the time to explain what the treatments were and how they could possibly affect me. I had seen another oncologist and was extremely disturbed by their manner and how long they kept me waiting and then gave me wrong information. With Dr. Velasquez there was none of...more
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