Jorge F. Velazco, MD

Pulmonologist
Scott & White Healthcare

Director, Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Unit


Specialties
Pulmonary Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine


Patient Care Emphasis
Critical Care Medicine, ECMO Therapy, Interstitial Lung Disease, Mechanical Cardiac Support


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

  • 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
  • European Respiratory Society

  • Languages Spoken
    English, Spanish


    Locations


    Scott & White Clinic - Temple
    2401 S. 31st St.
    Temple, TX 76508
    254-724-2150
    Scott & White Memorial Hospital - Temple
    2401 S. 31st St.
    Temple, TX 76508
    254-724-2111

    Appointments