Maria D. Velazquez, MD
Dr. Maria D. Velázquez is a fellowship-trained Maternal-Fetal Medicine specialist. She is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology as well as Maternal-Fetal Medicine. Her focus is on the management of high-risk pregnancies which require extra attention apart from the routine prenatal care. Dr. Velázquez is committed to providing compassionate, competent perinatal care for the women of Southern New Mexico and West Texas. Having had high-risk pregnancies herself, she is able to relate to the stress that certain conditions can bring to the entire family. She enjoys being an integral part of the team that will seek the best possible outcome for each mother and baby.
Dr. Velázquez received her medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, TX and completed an internship and her residency at Texas Tech University Health Science in El Paso. Dr. Velázquez went on to complete a fellowship in maternal fetal medicine at the University Of New Mexico School Of Medicine in Albuquerque.
She is a member of the Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine, American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.