Skip to main content
Ariel Velasco, MD, Nephrology, Houston, TX, Houston Methodist Continuing Care Hospital


Nephrology Houston, TX


Dr. Velasco is on Doximity

As a Doximity member you'll join over two million verified healthcare professionals in a private, secure network.

  • Connect with other colleagues in the same hospital or clinic
  • Search all U.S. specialist profiles and refer a patient
  • Read the latest clinical news and earn CME/CEU credits

See Dr. Velasco's full profile

Already have an account?

Education & Training

  • University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals
    University of Texas Medical Branch HospitalsFellowship, Nephrology, 1995 - 1997
  • New York Medical College (Brooklyn-Queens)
    New York Medical College (Brooklyn-Queens)Residency, Internal Medicine, 1992 - 1995
  • Far Eastern University Nicanor Reyes Medical Foundation
    Far Eastern University Nicanor Reyes Medical FoundationClass of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

  • TX State Medical License
    TX State Medical License 1996 - 2026
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 1995 - 1997
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Nephrology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification eClinicalWorks EHR, eClinicalWorks LLC, 2011, 2013

Publications & Presentations


  • 23 citations
    IgA Nephropathy in Psoriasis
    Tejinder S. Ahuja, Marjorie Funtanilla, John Frederick de Groot, Ariel Velasco, John Badalamenti, Stephen K. Wilson> ;American Journal of Nephrology. 1998 Sep 10
  • 13 citations
    Diabetic nephropathy with anti-GBM nephritis
    Tejinder S. Ahuja, Ariel Velasco, William P. Deiss, Alexander J. Indrikovs, Srinivasan Rajaraman> ;American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 1998 Jan 1

Hospital Affiliations