Dr. Raul Vela III, MD

Dr. Raul Vela III, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Raul Vela III, MD is a dermatologist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Baylor Coll Of Med in 1984 and specializes in dermatology.

7950 Floyd Curl Dr Ste 909

San Antonio, TX 78229

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Vela III performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Skin Infections
very high
more than 97% of peers
Warts
very high
more than 94% of peers
Dermatitis
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Vela III's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

30  Conditions Treated

8  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Baylor Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • University Hospital Of Cleveland
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vela III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vela III's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vela III to family and friends
10 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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

Dr. Vela III's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

His office staff are rude and short. He will elect to shave off a mole. Instead of surgically remove it because he knows the high chances of it coming back so he can bill you/insurance twice. He will also send the sample for biopsy studies without your thoughts or input especially when it is benign...more
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