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Dr. Karl Vega-Lelkes, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery*
4.3 (6)
Map Pin Small Sugar Land, TX
Accepting new patients
15 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Karl Vega-Lelkes, MD

Dr. Karl Vega-Lelkes, MD is an Orthopedic Spine Surgeon in Sugar Land, TX. They specialize in Orthopedic Spine Surgery, has 15 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from University of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus. Dr. Vega-Lelkes, completed a residency at University of Puerto Rico - San Juan. Patients rated Dr. Vega-Lelkes an average 4.3 star rating.

Dr. Vega-Lelkes works at Practice in Sugar Land, TX. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna 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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Dr. Vega-Lelkes' Office Locations

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    Methodist Orthopaedic Specialists of Texas
    16811 Southwest Fwy, Sugar Land, TX 77479 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (281) 690-4678
    Tuesday
    08:30 - 16:30
    Friday
    08:30 - 16:30

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    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 15 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1477788776
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Texas Back Institute - Dallas
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • University of Puerto Rico - San Juan
    Residency
    Internship
    • University of Puerto Rico, Medical Science Campus
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Karl Vega-Lelkes, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Vega-Lelkes is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Vega-Lelkes works at Practice in Sugar Land, TX. View the full address on Dr. Vega-Lelkes’s profile.

    6 patients have reviewed Dr. Vega-Lelkes. The overall rating for this provider is 4.3. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Vega-Lelkes.

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