Mariebeth B. Velasquez M.D.

 Mariebeth  B. Velasquez M.D.

Specialties and Expertise

Acute Episodic Care, Chronic Disease Management, Family Medicine - Primary Care, Health Maintenance, Integrated Holistic Medicine, Primary Care

Languages

English

Locations

Primary Location

UW Neighborhood Shoreline Clinic

1355 N 205th St.
Shoreline, WA 98133
Phone: 206.542.5656|Map It 

Bio

Dr. Velasquez is a board certified family medicine physician and who sees patients at multiple UW Neighborhood Clinics locations.

Patient Care Philosophy

Dr. Velasquez enjoys partnering with patients to help identify their health and wellness goals.  She recognizes that we are multidimensional beings and that our health can be affected by multiple factors.  She honors and respects the existence of many different treatment modalities of healing, and can offer her own experience in a team-oriented, patient-centered approach for overall health maintenance and wellness. 

Personal Interests

I enjoy supporting local communities, outdoor concerts, traveling, exploring natural hot springs, paddling/water play, culinary adventures and baking.

Clinical Interests

Integrative medicine, LGBT care, Myofascial Pain Syndrome and wellness medicine.

Teaching Interests

Medical-legal partnerships: early detection of health-harming legal needs and addressing the social determinants of health using an interdisciplinary team approach by medical and legal professionals.

Scope of Care

Full spectrum family medicine for newborn, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients; diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic illnesses; health maintenance; minor skin procedures; joint injections and trigger point injections.

Research Interests

Mental health, suicide prevention, adverse childhood events and effects on health, cancer prevention and treatment, community health models.

Affiliations

InstitutionCredentialSpecialtyYear
Univ. of New MexicoMedical education2009
University of New MexicoResidencyFamily Medicine

DegreeDescriptionYear
MD2009

Board Certifications

CertificationSpecialtyYear
American Board of Family MedicineFamily Medicine2013
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