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Dr. Fernando Vale, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.8 (37)
Map Pin Small Augusta, GA
Accepting new patients
33 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Fernando Vale, MD

Dr. Fernando Vale, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Augusta, GA. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 33 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine and is affiliated with Augusta University Medical Center. Dr. Vale, completed a residency at UAB Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Vale an average 4.8 star rating.

Dr. Vale works at AU Medical Center in Augusta, GA. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Cigna and Humana as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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    AU Medical Center
    1120 Laney Walker Blvd, Augusta, GA 30901 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (706) 453-9803

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  • Augusta University Medical Center

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    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    • 33 years of experience
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    • 1710906052
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • UAB Hospital
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    • UAB Hospital
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    • University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine
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    • Neurosurgery
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