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Dr. Luis Velez-Colon, MD

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Overview of Dr. Luis Velez-Colon, MD

Dr. Luis Velez-Colon, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in El Paso, TX. 

Dr. Velez-Colon works at Practice in El Paso, TX with other offices in Jbsa Ft Sam Houston, TX. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Velez-Colon's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Office
    18511 Highlander Medics St Bldg 18511, El Paso, TX 79906 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (915) 742-7777
  2. 2
    Office
    3851 ROGER BROOKE DR, Jbsa Ft Sam Houston, TX 78234 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (210) 916-3647

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  • The Hospitals of Providence-East Campus

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Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
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Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Manometry
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Anemia
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Chronic Gastritis
Colorectal Polyp
Gastritis
Gastroptosis
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Abdominal Pain
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Cirrhosis
Constipation
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
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Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysphagia
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Gallstones
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Heartburn
Hemorrhoids
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Ulcer
Malnutrition
Nausea
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Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Pancreatitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Vomiting Disorders
Bile Duct Procedure
Colon Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Gallbladder Scan
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Impedance Testing
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Laparoscopic Removal of Stones from Biliary Tract
Liver Function Test
pH Probe
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Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Screening Colonoscopy
Ultrasound, Endoanal
Ultrasound, Esophageal
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1245468776
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    Education & Certifications

    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
    Board Certifications
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