Dr. Rafael Vega, MD

Neurosurgery •  Male • Age 38
  
Dr. Vega
Accepting new patients

BETH ISRAEL DEACONESS MEDICAL CENTER, Boston, MA

110 Francis St Boston, MA 02215

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(617) 632-7246

Dr. Rafael Vega, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Boston, MA. He is affiliated with Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Vega to book an appointment.


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(617) 632-7246

Dr. Vega accepts the following insurance:

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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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's conditions and procedures:

  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Meningiomas
  • Metastatic Nervous System Cancer
  • Myelopathy
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Neurosurgery

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Wonderful neurosurgeon. Spends ample time with patients. Very friendly, remembers patient details.
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Dr. Vega and his staff treated me with kindness and respect. He took his time and allowed me to ask questions. I have seen other specialists for different things and Dr. Vega has one of the best bedside manners I've seen. Very thorough.
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Compassionate Care

Biography

Attending Neurosurgeon at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center; Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, Harvard Medical School; Director of Neurosurgical Oncology at BIDMC/HMS.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Cancer Research
  • Neurological Skull Base Surgery
  • Oncology

Education

2019
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Fellowship Hospital

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

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BETH ISRAEL DEACONESS MEDICAL CENTER, Boston, MA

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Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Boston, MA

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

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