Maria E. Velez, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Psychiatry
Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center
2002 Holcombe Blvd.
Houston, Texas 77030
- University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, PR, Pre-Medical
- University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, M.D.
- San Juan VA Medical Center, Internal Medicine Residency
- Bronx VA Medical Center, Gastroenterology Fellowship
- Bronx VA Medical Center, GI Liver Fellowship
- Bronx VA Medical Center, Substance Abuse Fellowship
Clinical and Research Interests
- Quality of care
- Colorectal cancer screening
- Epidemiology, screening and surveillance of gastrointestinal cancers
- Gastrointestinal bleeding
- Endoscopic management of liver disease
- Inflammatory bowel disease