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Heather Elizondo Vega, MD, FAAP

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Heather Elizondo Vega, MD, FAAP

Board-Certified Pediatrician

  • U.S. Army Veteran
  • Speaks Conversational Spanish
  • Board-certified Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine
Medical Group
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Specialties

  • Acute Illness Treatment
  • Chronic Disorder or Disease Management
  • Depression or Behavior Problems
  • Diet and Exercise Plans
  • Eating Disorders
  • Evaluation of Growth Disorders
  • Gynecology and Reproductive Health Services
  • Immunizations and Flu Shots
  • Menstrual Disorders
  • Preventive Health
  • Sick Visits
  • School and Sports Physical Examinations
  • Weight Management
  • Well Care (annual physical examination)

Bio

As a board-certified pediatrician and adolescent medicine physician, Dr. Elizondo Vega strives to provide optimal health care for her young patients, while being an asset to medical education. Her clinical experience and services have proven a priceless asset to reform and process improvement in the field of pediatrics. Her clinical experience and services, combined with her military training have proven a priceless asset to reforming the field of pediatrics and guiding eager adolescents through the pitfalls of growing up too fast. Her dedication is further evidenced by the honors and awards given such as Commitment to Excellence in Patient Care certificate and National Defense Service Medal and the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, just to name a few.

The military training positions completed and the ongoing clinical service provided are rivaled by the exceptional patient care given to enhance the availability and understanding of proper health care to ensure an optimal childhood, adolescence and adulthood.

Profile

  • Board Certified, Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
  • Fellowship, Adolescent Medicine, Brooke Army Medical Center, Houston, TX
  • Residency, Pediatrics, Tripler Army Medical Center, Hawaii
  • Medical Degree, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA
  • Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Uniformed Services University
  • Adolescent Medicine Staff, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA
  • Deployed Physician, Afghanistan
  • Adolescent Medicine Staff, San Antonio Military Pediatric Center, Houston, TX
  • Extensive Military Training and Clinical Appointments/Services

Memberships

  • Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Society of Adolescent Health and Medicine          

Awards & Accomplishments

  • Tripler Army Medical Center, Certificate of Appreciation:  Commitment to Excellence in Patient Care
  • Army Medals include Combat Medic Badge, NATO Medal, Army Commendation Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon

Location

Winter Garden

15502 Stoneybrook West Parkway, Suite 112
Winter Garden, Florida 34787

Phone: 407.656.0042
Fax: 407.656.0633

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