Ariel M. Velasco, MD

Nephrology

Accepting New Patients

Ariel M. Velasco, MD

Clinical Interests

Diabetes
Hypercholesterolemia
Hypertension
Hypotension
Kidney Related Disease
Kidney Stones
Kidney Transplants

Accepted Insurance Plans

Aetna Choice POS / Open Choice
Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
AmeriGroup CHIP / CHIP Perinate
AmeriGroup Medicaid Star
AmeriGroup Medicaid StarPlus
Beech Street PPO
Blue Choice POS
Blue Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Best Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Select Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Select Saver PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Select Temp PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Traditional / Par Plan
Blue Edge
Cigna Great West
Cigna HMO
Cigna HealthSpring Medicare Advantage
Community Health Choice CHIP & CHIP Perinate
Community Health Choice Medicaid Star
Direct Care America PPO
Fiesta Groceries-Emp Direct
First Health PPO
Galaxy Health Network PPO
HMO Blue
HealthSmart PPO
Humana HMO / EPO
Humana Military TRICARE-South Region
Humana POS & Preferred POS
Medicaid
Medicaid Evercare Star+ HMO
Medicare
MultiPlan PPO
Mutual of Omaha PPO
National Preferred Provider Network PPO (NPPN)
PHCS PPO
PacifiCare PPO
PacificCare HMO
ProAmerica Managed Care PPO
Providers Network of Amer PPO
Texas Children's CHIP & CHIP Perinate
USA Managed Care PPO
United HealthCare Community Plan
UnitedHealthcare HMO
UnitedHealthcare POS
UnitedHealthcare PPO

Insurance plans may change. Please verify your plan is accepted when scheduling an appointment.

Credentials

MEDICAL SCHOOL
Far Eastern University Medical Foundation - Manila, Philippines | 1989
BOARD CERTIFICATION
Nephrology | 1997
RESIDENCY
Catholic Medical Center - Queens, NY
INTERNSHIP
Veteran's Memorial Hospital - Quezon City, Philippines
FELLOWSHIP
Nephrology, University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston, TX
AFFILIATED HOSPITALS
  • Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital
  • Houston Methodist West Hospital
Office Locations
1331 W. Grand Pkwy. N.
Ste 320
Katy, TX 77493
Memorial City Pro. Bldg. III
915 Gessner Rd
Ste 360
Houston, TX 77024
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