Dr. Jorge Vela, M.D.


Accepting new patients 15 years of experience


Dr. Jorge Vela, M.D. is a Surgeon in Laredo, TX. He specializes in Surgery, and has 15 years of experience. He graduated from UNIVERSITY OF BURUNDI / FACULTY OF MEDICINE and he is affiliated with Laredo Medical Center.

Dr. Vela works at Laredo Specialty Hospital. He frequently treats conditions like Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities, Cholecystitis and Gallstones along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Dr. Vela also conducts Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis....

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Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
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Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
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About Dr. Jorge Vela, M.D.


  • Surgery

Years of Experience

15 years of experience

Languages Spoken

  • English



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  • Albert Einstein Med Center
  • Baptist Hospital
  • Christus Spohn Mem Hospital


Laredo Specialty Hospital

2005 E Bustamante St,

Laredo, TX 78041


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  • Laredo Medical Center

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