Dr. Fernando Vale, MD

Dr. Fernando Vale, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Fernando Vale, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus in 1991 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2 Tampa General Cir

Tampa, FL 33606

Contact Information

(813) 974-2201

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Vale's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vale performs Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Vale performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Complex Skull Base Surgery
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniotomy
  • Craniotomy for Aneurysm
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • Skull Base Surgery
Brain Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vale performs Brain Surgery more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Vale performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Brain Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vale treats Brain Disorders more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Vale treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Vale's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Hematoma
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rasmussen's Syndrome
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

Dr. Fernando Vale, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus in 1991 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1997
University Ala Hosps
Residency Hospital
1992
University Ala Hosps
Internship Hospital
1991
University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus
Medical School
1997
1992
1991

Awards

Dr. Vale's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Vale

4.8

Based on 32 reviews

5 Stars
93.75%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
6.25%
(2)

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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Time well spent
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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I had a temporal lobe craniotomy resection on March 8 2018 by Dr Vale for seizures. I was so scared of having surgery but he reassured me of the outcome of it all and always took time to explain everything and answer all my questions as well as my family's. Since my surgery I have had no...Read More
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I would like to thank Dr. Vale on the successful surgery he gave me with controlling my seizures. A very compassionate person who puts care and concern to his patients (that means the most to a patient when you can have this kind of trust). I would gladly recommend him to ones who want to make this...Read More
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Very compassionate wonderful bed side manner. 2006 24 yrs old i was told i was inoperative with 4 days to live by dif hospital. I went to Tampa ER Dr. Vale talked with me mult times about what would/could happen to me.i fully trusted him. Now 10yrs later 3 sons and about to marry my bestfriend...Read More
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Dr. Vale, He's extraordinary doctor, understanding, caring and compassionated. He gives his personal time to answer my questions. As a patient, I felt the privilege to be his patient.
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Care HMO
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BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
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