Jorge F. Velazco, MD

Pulmonologist
Scott & White Healthcare

Specialties
Pulmonary Medicine, Critical Care Medicine


Patient Care Emphasis
Critical Care Medicine, Interstitial Lung Disease


Board Certification
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Pulmonary Disease

  • Scott & White Appointment
    July 1, 2012


    Education
  • Major National University of San Marcos, School of Medicine, Lima, Peru, MD, 1988-1996

  • Specialty Training
  • Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Fellowship, Scott and White Hospital, Texas A&M University Temple, TX, 2009-2012
  • Internal Medicine Residency, Lincoln Medical Center, Cornell University, Bronx, NY, 1998-2001
  • Combined Internship, Edgardo Rebagliati Social Security Hospital, Lima, Peru, 1995-1996

  • Faculty Rank - Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
    Assistant Professor of Medicine



    Awards and Honors
  • Fellow of the Year, Scott and White Hospital, Texas A&M University, Temple, TX, Academic Year 2011-2012
  • Physician of the Year, Saint Elizabeth Community Hospital, Red Bluff, CA, 2004
  • Chief Resident, Internal Medicine at Lincoln Medical Center, Cornell University, Bronx, NY, 2001-2002
  • Best Third Year Resident, Lincoln Medical Center, Bronx, NY, Academic year, 2000-2001
  • Best Intern of the Year, Lincoln Medical Center, Bronx, NY, Academic year 1998-1999

  • Professional Memberships
  • American College of Chest Physicians
  • American Thoracic Society
  • Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • Texas Medical Association

  • Languages Spoken
    English, Spanish


    Locations


    Baylor Scott & White Hillcrest Medical Center
    100 Hillcrest Medical Blvd
    Waco, TX 76712
    254-202-2000
    Killeen Hemingway Medical Building
    2405 S. Clear Creek Road
    Killeen, TX 76549
    254-618-1888
    Killeen Pulmonary at Hemingway
    2405 S. Clear Creek Road
    Killeen, TX 76549
    254-618-1904
    Metroplex Health System - Killeen
    2201 S. Clear Creek Rd.
    Killeen, TX 76549
    254-526-7523
    Scott & White Clinic - Temple
    2401 S. 31st St.
    Temple, TX 76508
    254-724-2150

    Appointments