Dr. Victor Vela, MD

Dr. Victor Vela, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
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Age 67
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Dr. Victor Vela, MD is a family medicine specialist in Boerne, TX and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Iowa College Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in family medicine.

1201 S Main St Ste 114

Boerne, TX 78006

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Insurance Accepted

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

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
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Dr. Vela's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Acne
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Laryngitis
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Tonsillitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
ADHD and-or ADD
Advance Directive End of Life Planning
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Anemia
Anxiety
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Asthma
Ataxia
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Back Pain
Bedwetting
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bladder Diseases
Blood Disorders
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Bronchiolitis
Bronchitis
Bursitis
Cellulitis
Chest Pain
Cholesterol Screening
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Sinusitis
Confusion
Constipation
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Cough
Dehydration
Dementia or Depression Screening
Dermatitis
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Screening
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diarrhea
Difficulty With Walking
Dizziness
Dysphagia
Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
Ear Disorders
Earwax Buildup
Elbow Injuries
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Erectile Dysfunction
Esophageal Diseases
Esophagitis
Essential Tremor
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fungal Nail Infection
Gait Abnormality
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Genital Herpes
Gout
Headache
Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Hemorrhoids
Herpes Simplex Infection
Hives
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Hypothyroidism
Immunization
Insomnia
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Itchy Skin
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Laryngitis
Larynx Conditions
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Liver Function Test
Low Back Pain
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Malaise and Fatigue
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Migraine
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Muscle Spasm
Muscle Weakness
Nail and Nail Bed Infection
Nausea
Neck Muscle Strain
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Obesity
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Otitis Media
Outer Ear Infection
Overweight
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Pap Smear
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Perimenopause
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pharyngitis
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Plantar Fasciitis
Pneumonia
Polyneuropathy
Postnasal Drip
Prostate Cancer Screening
Prostatitis
Pulmonary Disease
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rapid Flu Test
Reflux Esophagitis
Rib Fracture
Ringworm
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sepsis
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Shortness of Breath
Shoulder Disorders
Sinusitis
Skin Infections
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Smoking Cessation Counseling
Sore Throat
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Still's Disease
Stomach Diseases
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thrombosis
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Screening
Tinnitus
Tobacco Use Disorder
Tonsillitis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Tremor
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Vertigo
Viral Infection
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wellness Examination
Wheezing

About Me

Biography

Dr. Victor Vela, MD is a family medicine specialist in Boerne, TX and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Iowa College Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in family medicine.

Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Education

1985
Broadlawns Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1983
Meml Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
1982
University Of Iowa College Of Medicine
Medical School
1985
1983
1982

Dr. Vela's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Vela

3.7

Based on 26 reviews

5 Stars
61.53846153846154%
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4 Stars
3.8461538461538463%
(1)
3 Stars
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
26.923076923076923%
(7)

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Some reviews seem very outdated. I couldn’t be happier with Dr Vela and current staff! I’ve been a patient over 30 years. Visited late Oct 2018. Easy to make phone appointment, he listens and is amazing at diagnosing and treating, and office staff is very friendly and easy to work with. I drive...Read More
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My whole family loves Dr Vela. I’ve been going to him for 15 years. It’s practically impossible to reach his office by phone. I live close by and just go in. They need to fix that.
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Dr. Vela is a great doctor, if you ever actually get a chance to see him, however his office staff are some of the most incompetent, unprofessional, and downright disrespectful people I have ever dealt with. On the rare occasion that you actually get through to them on the phone, you are treated as...Read More
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NOT recommended ! Phones do NOT get answered If it actually rings it is only picked up by automated system, you are placed on indefinite hold ,! My husband was a long time patient , needs appt but no one answers the phone !! Tried going into office to schedule Evidently all new staff as well . ...Read More
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Dr. Vela is an outstanding family physician. He is knowledgeable, friendly and shows patience with his patients. I am happy to have him as my physician.
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Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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