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Specializes in Thoracic Surgery • Male • Age 67

1710 E Saunders St Ste B270
Laredo, TX 78041
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Dr. Vela's Experience

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Dr. Vela's Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

Procedures Dr. Vela Performs

  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
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Hospital Quality

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Laredo Medical Center
1700 E Saunders St
Laredo, TX 78041

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Jorge Vela MD
Jorge Vela MD
1710 E Saunders St Ste B270
Laredo, TX 78041
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