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Jose Velez, MD

Dr. Velez is a nephrologist in the Greater San Antonio area. He is affiliated with Baptist Medical Center and 3 more hospitals.
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120 doctors
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119 doctors
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59 doctors
Dr. Velez saw more chronic kidney disease patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater San Antonio area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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253 doctors
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253 doctors
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126 doctors
Dr. Velez saw more cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater San Antonio area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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245 doctors
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246 doctors
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122 doctors
Dr. Velez saw more vascular disease patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater San Antonio area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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78 doctors
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78 doctors
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38 doctors
Dr. Velez saw more vitamin deficiency patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater San Antonio area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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77 doctors
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77 doctors
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38 doctors
Dr. Velez saw more swelling patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater San Antonio area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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147 doctors
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147 doctors
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73 doctors
Dr. Velez saw more anemia patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater San Antonio area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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225 doctors
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224 doctors
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112 doctors
Dr. Velez saw more diabetes patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater San Antonio area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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204 doctors
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204 doctors
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101 doctors
Dr. Velez saw more type 2 diabetes patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater San Antonio area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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150 doctors
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150 doctors
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75 doctors
Dr. Velez saw more high cholesterol patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Greater San Antonio area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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10 doctors
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10 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Velez saw hepatic encephalopathy patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater San Antonio area. Learn more.
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62 doctors
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62 doctors
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30 doctors
Dr. Velez saw more acute renal failure patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater San Antonio area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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68 doctors
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68 doctors
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33 doctors
Dr. Velez saw more kidney failure patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater San Antonio area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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4 doctors
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4 doctors
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1 doctor
Dr. Velez saw chest congestion patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater San Antonio area. Learn more.

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129 doctors
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129 doctors
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64 doctors
Dr. Velez saw more urinary tract infection (UTI) patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater San Antonio area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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45 doctors
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45 doctors
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22 doctors
Dr. Velez saw more hyponatremia patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater San Antonio area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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12 doctors
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11 doctors
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5 doctors
Dr. Velez saw coagulopathy patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater San Antonio area. Learn more.

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40 doctors
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40 doctors
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20 doctors
Dr. Velez saw more cirrhosis patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Greater San Antonio area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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54 doctors
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54 doctors
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26 doctors
Dr. Velez saw more sepsis patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Greater San Antonio area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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46 doctors
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46 doctors
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22 doctors
Dr. Velez saw malnutrition patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater San Antonio area. Learn more.
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109 doctors
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109 doctors
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54 doctors
Dr. Velez saw more liver condition patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Greater San Antonio area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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21 doctors
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20 doctors
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10 doctors
Dr. Velez saw more lupus patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater San Antonio area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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7 doctors
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7 doctors
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3 doctors
Dr. Velez saw hyperparathyroidism patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater San Antonio area. Learn more.
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20 doctors
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20 doctors
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10 doctors
Dr. Velez saw kidney infection patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater San Antonio area. Learn more.
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32 doctors
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32 doctors
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16 doctors
Dr. Velez saw pancreatitis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater San Antonio area. Learn more.
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66 doctors
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65 doctors
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32 doctors
Dr. Velez saw peripheral artery disease (PAD) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater San Antonio area. Learn more.
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74 doctors
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74 doctors
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37 doctors
Dr. Velez saw hormonal imbalance patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater San Antonio area. Learn more.
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92 doctors
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93 doctors
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46 doctors
Dr. Velez saw pneumonia patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater San Antonio area. Learn more.

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37 doctors
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38 doctors
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18 doctors
Dr. Velez saw more kidney stones patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Greater San Antonio area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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166 doctors
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166 doctors
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83 doctors
Dr. Velez saw heart disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater San Antonio area. Learn more.

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116 doctors
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116 doctors
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58 doctors
Dr. Velez saw peripheral vascular disease (PVD) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater San Antonio area. Learn more.

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Locations

Dr. Velez sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

Office
4458 Medical Dr
San Antonio, TX 78229
1,366 miles away
Office
16620 San Pedro Ave
San Antonio, TX 78232
1,357 miles away
Office
3103 Megan St
Eagle Pass, TX 78852
1,491 miles away

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Credentials
  • Universidad Cooperativa de Colombia Escuela de Medicina, Medellin
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 2003

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Velez is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Baptist Medical Center
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2017)
  • Fort Duncan Medical Center
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2017)
  • Dimmit Regional Hospital
    Hospital safety grade not available
  • Methodist Hospital
    Hospital safety grade not available

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Banner Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Choice Health
  • FirstCare Health Plans
  • FirstCarolinaCare
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Health Net
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • MVP Health Care
  • MedCost
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Optima Health
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • TRICARE
  • United Healthcare
  • WellMed Medical Management
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield