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Dr. Omaida Velazquez, a board certified surgeon, focuses on endovascular and other minimally invasive approaches in the surgical treatment of vascular diseases. She has extensive expertise in both open and endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms, open and endovascular treatments for carotid, mesenteric, and renal stenosis and novel treatments for critical limb ischemia. She obtained her B.S. from Stevens Institute of Technology in 1987 and obtained M.D. degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Jersey Medical School graduating Valedictorian in her class of 1991. She completed her post-graduate training in General and Vascular Surgery at the University of Pennsylvania. In addition to her clinical training, she has pursued additional years in research and was the recipient of the 1997 Jonathan E. Rhoads Research Award. Dr. Velazquez is the Principal Investigator of an NIH-funded translational research laboratory that investigates endothelial cell biology, angiogenesis, vasculogenesis, and wound healing. She received the von Liebig Foundation Award for Excellence in Vascular Surgical Research (2001), the University of Pennsylvania Center of Excellence Faculty Scholar Award (2002), and the Joel J. Roslyn Faculty Research Award (2003). Her current NIH-funded research and Sponsored Clinical Trials focus on further understanding and advancing new treatments for lower extremity arterial occlusive disease and diabetes-related wound healing defects. Before joining the Miller School of Medicine, Dr. Velazquez served on the faculty at the University of Pennsylvania for eight years and became an Associate Professor with tenure. Among other important professional societies, she is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and active member of the Society of University Surgeons, and the Society for Vascular Surgery. In addition to many other honors, she is cited in Who ' s Who in Medicine and Healthcare and Outstanding Scientists of the 21st Century. Dr. Velazquez is also the David Kimmelman Endowed Chair in Vascular and Endovascular Surgery.
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Ruttenberg Treatment Center
1470 Madison Ave
New York, NY, 10029

LOCATIONS

Ruttenberg Treatment Center
1470 Madison Ave
New York, NY, 10029
Mon9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri9:00 am - 5:00 pm
SatClosed
SunClosed
Ruttenberg Treatment Center
1470 Madison Ave Fl 3
New York, NY, 10029
Mon9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri9:00 am - 5:00 pm
SatClosed
SunClosed
Ruttenberg Treatment Center
1470 Madison Ave Fl 4
New York, NY, 10029
Mon7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tue7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wed7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thu7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Fri7:30 am - 5:00 pm
SatClosed
SunClosed
The Mount Sinai Medical Center
1190 5th Ave
New York, NY, 10029
1184 5th Ave Ste 3400D
New York, NY, 10029

PROCEDURES PERFORMED

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EDUCATION AND TRAINING

Medical School
Universidad De Caldas Facultad De Ciencias Para La Salud
Graduated 1988
Residency
Pennsylvania Hospital

INSURANCE PLANS ACCEPTED  (127)

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  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Humana South Florida HUMx HMOx
  • MetroPlus Health - Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Humana Preferred PPO
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  • Healthfirst NY HMO ABCD
  • Humana National POS
  • Emblem Health Select Care Bronze
  • Emblem HIP Select PPO
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  • Oxford Liberty
  • Aetna HMO
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Aetna Select
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  • BluePPO HSA
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  • I&F QHP Select Care Network
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
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  • Oxford Garden State
  • PPO 6000 Series
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  • Aetna Innovation Health Aetna Premier Care Network Plus
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  • BCBSA High Performance Network - Tiered
  • Blue Shield NE NY PPO 6000 Series
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  • EmblemHealth Select Care
  • Empire BCBS Blue Access Employer Sponsored
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  • Empire BCBS Essential Plan
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  • Empire BCBS PPO
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  • Empire Hospital
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  • Fidelis Individual Marketplace NYS QHP
  • Highmark BCBS PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS OMNIA
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Horizon BCBSNJ Managed Care Network
  • Humana / ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
  • Medica Choice With UHC
  • MetroPlus Essential Plan
  • MetroPlus Individual Marketplace NYS QHP
  • MetroPlus Marketplace QHP
  • MVP Health Plan EPO/PPO
  • NYS Provider & Health Emblem Individual Marketplace QHP
  • NYS Provider & Health EmblemHealth Essential Plan
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  • NYS Provider & Health Oscar EPO NY
  • Oscar EPO NY
  • Connecticare Flex Connecticut
  • Fidelis Care Essential Plan
  • Aetna AWH NJ Choice POS II MultiTier
  • Aetna AWH NJ Choice POS II MultiTier - Standard Savings
  • Aetna Elect Choice EPO Open Access
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna Premier Care Network APCN Choice POS II OAMC
  • Aetna Savings Plus of Metro NY
  • CDPHP PPO National
  • Fidelis Care Qualified Health Plans
  • Healthfirst Pro EPO Plans
  • Healthfirst Pro Plus EPO Plans
  • Healthfirst Total EPO Plans
  • Highmark BCBS Community Blue PPO
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Highmark BCBS Blue High Performance Network
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Connecticare Passage
  • Highmark BCBS Community Blue Flex PPO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Emblem Health GHI CBP
  • Highmark BCBS my Blue Access EPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Aetna Savings Plus of New Jersey Choice POS II
  • EmblemHealth Gold D
  • Highmark BCBS Performance Blue
  • Excellus BCBS ExchangeBlue
  • Fidelis Care All
  • Oscar NJ Exchange
  • Anthem Blue Preferred POS - WI

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