Dr. Lixana Vega Vega, MD

Dr. Lixana Vega Vega, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
38 y/o
(13)

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Dr. Lixana Vega Vega, MD is a general surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 7 years. She specializes in general surgery, breast surgery, and more.Read her story

Vega Surgical Group

950 Threadneedle St Ste 140

Houston, TX 77079
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Boon-Chapman
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Memorial Hermann Physician Network
  • Meritain Health

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Vega Vega's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Mastectomy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vega Vega performs Mastectomy more than 5% of her peers

Dr. Vega Vega performs this procedure more than 5% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Partial Mastectomy
  • Skin-Sparing Mastectomy

Dr. Vega Vega's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Hernia
Acute Appendicitis
Appendectomy
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Basal Type Breast Cancer
Biopsy
Biopsy of Affected Tissue
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Cancer
Breast Cancer Recurrence
Breast Lump
Carcinoma in Situ
Cholecystitis
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Lipoma
Excisional Biopsy
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Hemorrhoid Removal
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Breast Cancer
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Obstruction
Invasive Breast Cancer
Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
Lipomas
Liver Biopsy
Locally Advanced Breast Cancer
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Male Breast Cancer
Mastectomy
Metastatic Breast Cancer
Metastatic Cancer
Muscle Biopsy
Open Hernia Procedures
Partial Mastectomy
Pilonidal Cyst
Port Placements or Replacements
Port Removal
Sebaceous Cysts
Sentinel Node Biopsy
Skin Biopsy
Skin-Sparing Mastectomy
Soft Tissue Mass Biopsy
Sphincterotomy
Surgical Biopsy
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Care Philosophy

Because we are well aware that surgery is not part of your daily routine, we ensure that your experience is a pleasant as possible by providing an unsurpassed level of care.
A Vega Surgical Group compassionate care and patient safety are above all else.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2011
    SUNY Downstate Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2011
  • 2007
    SUNY Downstate Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    2007
  • 2006
    Ucc School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    2006
  • 2002
    U Pr
    Undergraduate School
    2002

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Vega Vega's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Vega Vega

4.7

Based on 13 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr Vega Vega removed my gall bladder but did not fully explain the difficulties I would encounter living without a gall bladder. I have diarrhea all the time, I can't eat without immediately having a bowel movement. If I fast, I get sick. Although gallbladder removal is a routine procedure, not...Read More
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Dr. Vega Vega was absolutely wonderful! My wife saw her for an emergency gall bladder surgery,and she was totally professional and genuinely caring. She was sure we knew everything that was going to happen, followed up after the surgery,and took very good care of my wife. She also saw us for a...Read More
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I was beyond impressed with Dr. Vega Vega's compassion and skills before, during, and after my procedure. She proved she genuinely cared about my well being! My pain was controlled to my satisfaction. Her office staff was very friendly and performed in a timely manner. They even gave me a follow up...Read More
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Had an umbilical hernia repaired and Dr. Vega was awesome. She was patient in explaining the risks as well as very knowledgeable and informative. Her bedside manner is wonderful. I felt very comfortable and am very happy I went to her for my procedure. Would definitely recommend.
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Vega Surgical Group

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(281) 719-9221
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

AARP
Aetna
Aetna Test
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Amerivantage
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Boon-Chapman
Cigna
Cigna-HealthSpring
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
CHIP
Community Health Choice HMO
HealthSmart
Humana
Medicaid
Memorial Hermann Physician Network
Meritain Health
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test
Mutual of Omaha
PHCS
Private HealthCare Systems
Provider Select, Inc.
Three Rivers Provider Network
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
WellCare

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