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Andrew Velazquez, MD

Ophthalmologist at Alabama Vision Center Accepting new patients?Yes

Specialties

About Dr. Andrew Velazquez

Dr. Andrew Velazquez is a board certified, fellowship trained ophthalmologist specializing in blade-free all laser Custom LASIK laser vision correction, "no stitch" cataract laser and surgery, refractive lens exchange with bifocal implants, phakic IOL surgery and advanced corneal transplantation surgery. He completed his residency at the University of Florida and a Cornea and Refractive Surgery Fellowship at Duke University. Dr. Velazquez has served as Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, Director of Cornea and External Disease, and Director of Refractive Surgery at The Callahan Eye Hospital in Birmingham, Alabama. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and Clinical Assistant at the Eye Hospital.

Dr. Velazquez and his wife stay busy raising their two daughters. He is also a triathlete who enjoys swimming, cooking, golfing, and biking.

Education

Bachelor of Science from Auburn University

Medical degree from University of South Alabama School of Medicine

Internship at Baptist Medical Center

Residency in Ophthalmology at University of Florida

Fellowship, Cornea, Duke University School of Medicine

Memberships and Affiliations

American Academy of Ophthalmology, Fellow

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, Fellow

American Board of Ophthalmology 

Cornea Society

Alabama Academy of Ophthalmology