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Dr. Jose Velasco, MD

Hematology & Oncology*
5.0 (1)
Map Pin Small Garden City, KS
Accepting new patients
19 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Jose Velasco, MD

Dr. Jose Velasco, MD is a Hematologist Oncologist in Garden City, KS. They specialize in Hematology & Oncology, has 19 years of experience, and is board certified in Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine. They graduated from Universidad Cayetano Heredia and is affiliated with Centura St. Catherine Hospital-Garden City, Hendrick Medical Center, Scott County Hospital, Southwest Medical Center and Stephens Memorial Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Velasco an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Velasco works at Central Care Cancer Center in Garden City, KS with other offices in Dodge City, KS, Abilene, TX and Liberal, KS. They frequently treat conditions like Polycythemia Rubra Vera, Colorectal Cancer and Neutropenia along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Velasco's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Heartland Cancer Center
    410 E Spruce St, Garden City, KS 67846 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (620) 272-2579
  2. 2
    Central Care PA
    112 W Ross Blvd Ste D, Dodge City, KS 67801 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (620) 371-7200
  3. 3
    Hendrick Cancer Center
    2000 Pine St, Abilene, TX 79601 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (325) 670-6340
  4. 4
    Central Care Cancer Center
    305 W 15th St Ste 203, Liberal, KS 67901 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (620) 624-4700

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  • Centura St. Catherine Hospital-Garden City
  • Hendrick Medical Center
  • Scott County Hospital
  • Southwest Medical Center
  • Stephens Memorial Hospital

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Colorectal Cancer
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Breast Cancer
Breast Carcinoma
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Cholangiocarcinoma
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
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Coagulation Disorders
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Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma
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Endocrine Gland Cancer
Esophageal Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Hemochromatosis
Kidney Cancer
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Male Breast Carcinoma
Marginal Zone Lymphoma
Melanoma
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Myelodysplastic Syndromes
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Myeloproliferative Disorders
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Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Oral Cancer
Osteosarcoma
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancytopenia
Peritoneal Cancer
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Prostate Cancer
Skin Cancer
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Stomach Cancer
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Thyroid Cancer
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Urinary Tract Cancer
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Vitamin B Deficiency
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Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
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Acute Panmyelosis with Myelofibrosis
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Amyloidosis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Astrocytoma
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Benign Lung Neoplasms
Biliary Tract Cancer
Bladder Cancer
Blood Disorders
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Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
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Cervical Cancer
Chordoma
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ENT Cancer
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Fallopian Tube Cancer
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Follicular Lymphoma Grade 1
Follicular Lymphoma Grade 2
Follicular Lymphoma Grade 3
Follicular Lymphoma Grade 3A
Follicular Lymphoma Grade 3B
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Graft vs Host Disease
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Gynecologic Cancer
Hemophilia
Hereditary Spherocytosis
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Hypercoagulable State
Hypogammaglobulinemia
Hypothalamus Cancer
Illeum Cancer
Immune Thrombocytopenia
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Jejunum Cancer
Kaposi's Sarcoma
Laryngeal Cancer
Leukemia
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Leukocytopenia
Lymphocytopenia
Lymphocytosis
Lymphoma
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Lymphoma, Large-Cell
Lymphosarcoma
Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
Male Breast Cancer
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Mantle Cell Lymphoma
Maternal Anemia
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Penile Cancer
Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
Pernicious Anemia
Pineal Region Tumors
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Tumor
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Primary Hypercoagulable State
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Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
Refractory Anemia with Sideroblasts
Reticulosarcoma
Salivary Gland Cancer
Schwannoma
Secondary Malignancies
Sickle Cell Disease
Sickle Cell Hemoglobin SS Disease
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Skin
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Testicular Cancer
Thalassemia
Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
Thymomas
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Tongue Cancer
Tonsil Cancer
Vaginal Cancer
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von Willebrand Disease
Vulvar Cancer
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Erythropoietin Test
Hematologic Disorder Treatment
Leukemia Diagnostic Evaluations
Lymphoma Evaluation
Oral Cancer Screening
Skin Screenings
Thoracentesis
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    • Hematology & Oncology

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    • 19 years of experience
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    • English, Spanish
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    • 1376731968
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Henry Ford Health Syst|Henry Ford Health System
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    • Universidad Cayetano Heredia
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    • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine, Hematology and Internal Medicine
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    Dr. Velasco has seen patients for Polycythemia Rubra Vera, Colorectal Cancer and Neutropenia, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Velasco on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

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