Dr. Xavier Vega grew up in Ecuador. He received his medical degree from the Universidad San Francisco de Quito in 2003. He then pursued a research fellowship at the prestigious CARIM institute in Maastricht, The Netherlands. He is certified by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates. He completed a five-year ACGME accredited Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery residency at Southern Illinois University – School of Medicine in Springfield, Illinois where he served as Chief Resident during his last year of training. Dr. Vega has presented his research work at national meetings and also has several publications. He is Board Certified by the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.
Dr. Vega manages and treats disorders affecting the ears, nose, throat, head, and neck. He enjoys working with patients of all ages. He is fluent in both English and Spanish.
Dr. Vega holds privileges at the following facilities:
- Palmetto General Hospital
- Miami Children’s Hospital
- Miami Children’s Hospital Ambulatory Surgery Center