Dr. Gary Vela, MD

Dr. Gary Vela, MD

Plastic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 52
(15)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Gary Vela, MD is a plastic surgery doctor who practices in Annapolis, MD. He is 52 years old and has been practicing for 18 years.

621 Ridgely Ave

Annapolis, MD 21401

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
normal
more than 13% of peers
Excision of Skin Lesion
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more than 5% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Vela "Prestige Plastic Surgery and Dr. Vela, understands that every patient is unique, with individual goals. We elicit, in conjunction with the patients, their true desires. We dedicate ourselves to the concept that combining science, technology, and artistic vision with safety, quality, and compassionate attention yields ideal results."
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Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Hypoplasia
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Oral and-or Facial Cleft
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Third-Degree Burns
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Procedures

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cosmetic Facial Implant Surgery
  • Dermabrasion
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • Gynecomastia Repair
  • Juvéderm® Injection
  • Liposuction
  • Mini Tummy Tuck
  • Mole Removal
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Med College Virginia Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vela's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vela to family and friends
4.2
based on 15 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Vela's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Vela accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Southern Health PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Vela has admitting privileges

Baltimore Washington Medical Center
301 Hospital Dr
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
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Howard County General Hospital
5755 Cedar Ln
Columbia, MD 21044
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Medstar Harbor Hospital
3001 S Hanover St
Baltimore, MD 21225
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Northwest Hospital Center
5401 Old Court Rd
Randallstown, MD 21133
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