Lourdes Velez MD

Assistant Professor, Family Medicine
Specialties: 
Family Medicine
Clinical Interests:

Geriatric medicine, hospice, palliative care, Osteoporosis

Locations

U of M Family Medicine

Ypsilanti Health Center
200 Arnet St Ste 200
Ypsilanti
MI
48198
Phone:
734-482-6221
Fax:
734-482-1707

Credentials

Medical School or Training

  • San Juan Bautista School of Medicine, 1983

Residency

  • North Oakland Medical Centers, Family Medicine, MI, 1987

  • San Pablo Hospital, Family Medicine, 1989

Fellowship

  • Primary Care, Michigan State University, 1990

  • Int Med Geriatrics, University of Michigan Health System, 1995

Board Certification

  • Family Medicine

  • Geriatric Medicine

Research

Diabetes mellitus

Biography

Dr. Velez received her medical degree at the San Juan Bautista School of Medicine in San Juan, Puerto Rico. After her family practice residency at North Oakland Medical Center in Pontiac, Mich., she completed additional fellowship training in primary care faculty development at Michigan State University, and a geriatrics medicine fellowship at U-M. Dr. Velez speaks English and Spanish, and enjoys music, and travel. She has a special clinical interest in cognitive disorders, diabetes, stroke and geriatric medicine.