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University Physicians Medicine Specialty Clinic
1020 Hitt St
Columbia, MO

Phone: 573-882-8788

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Phone: 573-882-8788

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1. University Physicians Medicine Specialty Clinic

1020 Hitt St
Columbia, MO
Phone: 573-882-8788
Other Phone Numbers:
Phone: 573-882-8788
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Profile

Gender

Male

Education & Training

Medical School

Univ Nac De Asuncion

Internship

National Univ of Asuncion School of Med

Residency

Rush Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center, National Univ of Asuncion School of Med

Fellowship

Washington University School of Medicine

Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine - Rheumatology, American Board of Internal Medicine

Insurances

MU Health Care participates with most major managed care organizations. To find out whether MU Health Care is a participating provider in your insurance plan or network, or for information on co-payments and deductibles, please contact your insurance carrier directly.

Academic Profile

Division Director, Immunology and Rheumatology
Michael Einbender Distinguished Professor

Office

1 Hospital Drive
Columbia, MO 65212
United States

P. 573-882-8095
F. 573-882-1380

Research Interests

  • Arthritis
  • Lupus
  • Gout

Awards & Honors

  • American College of Rheumatology, 2000 - present
  • Order of Socrates II, University of Missouri School of Medicine, 2009
  • Harvard Macy Program for Educators in Health Care Professions, 2009

Publications

  • Ivory D, Siva S, Velázquez C, Abdinoor A. Screening for Male Osteoporosis at an Academic Medical Center Retrospective Analysis of DXA Usage Patterns Over 5 Years. Am J Men’s Health. 2012;6(1):68-71 
  • Davenport D, Velázquez C. New Directions in Fibromyalgia. Missouri Medicine. 2012;109(1):49-52 
  • Ivory D, Velázquez C. The Forgotten Crystal Arthritis: Calcium Pyrophosphate Deposition. Missouri Medic 2012;109(1):64-68 
  • Dhillon A, Velázquez C, Siva C. Rheumatologic diseases and posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrom case reports and a review of the literature. Rheumatol Int. 2012 Dec;32(12):3707-13 
  • Dannecker EA, Koltyn KF, Velazquez CR, Arendt-Nielsen L, Graven-Nielsen T. Inducing a blind spot: blind collectors in an investigation of experimental pain. Pain Med. 2015 Jun; 16(6):1145-54. doi: 10.1111/pme Epub 2015 Feb 3. PubMed PMID: 25643823. 
  • Wilson G, Siva C, Velázquez C, Jones SD, Branahl S. Isolated Aingiitis? A Case of Aortitis with Hepatitis C. Rheumatology Winter Symposium, Maui, HI, January 2012 
  • Hayes T, Dhillon A, Velázquez C, Siva C. Screening for Tuberculosis, Hepatitis B, and Hepatitis C prior to t initiation of DMARD therapy; QI project to assess the rate of screening. Poster presented at the ACP Misso Regional meeting. September 2012 
  • Dhillon A, Siva C, Velazquez C (Feb 2013). LGL Leukemia in Rheumatoid arthritis. Poster presented at th Rheumatology Winter Clinical Symposium 2013; Maui, Hawaii. 
  • Ritesh Kohli, C. Velazquez, C. Siva, Osseous Sarcoidosis [Poster]; ACR Annual Meeting, November, 2015, Francisco