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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Vanessa Vela is Good. Dr. Vela has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 1.0
Promptness 3.7
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 1.0
Bedside Manner 1.0
Spends Time with Me 3.7
Follows Up After Visit 1.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Vanessa Vela, MD is board certified in Psychiatry.

  • She has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Insomnia
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sleep Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Vela graduated from The University of Texas at Galveston.


Dr. Vela has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • University Hospital - San Antonio 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Vanessa Lynn Vela MD is a female Psychiatrist, has 12 years of experience and practices in Psychiatry.
Where does Dr. Vanessa L. Vela practice?
Dr. Vanessa Vela has 1 office location.
Dr. Vanessa Vela practices Psychiatry near San Antonio, TX.
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