Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine at Sugar Land welcomes Karl Vega, M.D. to the group. 

Vega is fellowship trained in spinal surgery, specializing in cervical, thoracic and lumbar pathology. He is trained in a wide-range of surgeries designed to eliminate or reduce neck and back pain and help patients regain a high quality life, including cervical and lumbar fusion, microdiscectomy, cervical and lumbar decompression, disc arthroplasty and kyphoplasty.
Vega earned his medical degree at the University of Puerto Rico Medical Science Campus in San Juan, where he also earned a post-doctoral degree in orthopedic surgery. He completed a spine orthopedic fellowship at the Texas Back Institute in Dallas and is fluent in English and Spanish.

 “Dr. Vega brings a strong background in the diagnosis and treatment of spine disorders and injuries as well as a compassionate approach to patient care,” said Jeffrey Wood, M.D., orthopedic spine surgeon with Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine. “We are pleased to have him join our team and strengthen our ability to serve patients from Fort Bend and surrounding areas.”

To schedule an appointment with Karl Vega, M.D., or another Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine physician, visit houstonmethodist.org/appointments or call 281.690.4678.

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