Jose Veliz MD, JD

jose veliz mdDr. Jose Veliz is retiring on May 1, 2021. Although he will miss his patients, it relieves him that Dr. Tania Faruque, a well-trained and caring physician, has purchased his practice. And he is glad that all of his employees will stay to work with Dr. Faruque.

Dr. Jose Veliz received his medical degree from the University of Miami School of Medicine and completed a residency in Anesthesiology at the Keck School of Medicine at USC. Dr. Veliz holds the honor of being a Diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiology and a Diplomate of the American Board of Pain Medicine. Dr. Veliz received his law degree from the University of San Diego School of Law.

He remains active in his field and holds professional memberships with the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, the American Academy of Pain Medicine and the International Cellular Medicine Society - to name a few. Dr. Veliz maintains a reputation for excellence in the field while providing his patients with the best medical treatments available.

Dr. Veliz specializes in performing minimally invasive procedures for pain diagnosis and treatment. During an average week, Dr. Veliz performs well over fifty interventional pain management procedures. He is well versed in the latest techniques and highly experienced in performing these procedures. Dr. Veliz utilizes fluoroscopy to perform his interventional pain management procedures with precision. The utilization of fluoroscopy enables him to diagnose and treat each patient with extreme accuracy.

Palomar Spine & Pain employs a collaborative and comprehensive patient-centered approach to the diagnosis and alleviation of pain. Our mission is to provide compassionate, individualized, and quality care to those suffering from pain. Although we strive to eliminate pain, this is not always possible. Therefore, we try to reduce each patient’s pain and suffering. Our goal is to allow the patient to return to a productive and fulfilling lifestyle and to improve his or her overall quality of life.

At Palomar Spine & Pain, we employ the newest technologies and progressive treatment modalities in our efforts to diagnose and mitigate pain. Each patient is an individual, and Dr. Veliz reviews each case to create a customized treatment plan. Our goal is to ensure that every person receives the best diagnostic and treatment options available.

Away from the office, Dr. Veliz enjoys reading, classical music, and chess. However, his favorite enjoyments are his wife and son.



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