Locations for Heather Elizondo Vega, MD
AdventHealth Medical Group Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine at Winter GardenDirections to AdventHealth Medical Group Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine at Winter Garden 2200 Fowler Grove Blvd
Winter Garden, FL 34787Formerly known as Center for Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
Expertise of Heather Elizondo Vega, MD
Heather Elizondo Vega, MD, FAAP, is an award-winning pediatrician, a US Army veteran and part of the pediatric and adolescent medicine team within AdventHealth Medical Group’s academic/teaching practice. She received her medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans and completed her residency in pediatrics at Tripler Army Medical Center in Hawaii. Dr. Vega specializes in acute illness treatment, chronic disorder and disease management, depression and behavior problems, diet and exercise plans, growth disorders, gynecologic services, immunizations, preventive health, school and sports physicals, and well care. She is a member of the Society of Adolescent Health and Medicine, and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
- Care Philosophy
Dr. Elizondo Vega is passionate about providing teens with the tools they need to be resilient and to advocate for themselves. She also tirelessly advocates for the unique needs of adolescents by educating medical students and residents, getting involved in the local community, and communicating with hospital leadership.
- Personal Interests
Strength-based counseling, motivational interviewing, lifestyle modification, LGBTQ issues, addressing mental health concerns and sexual/reproductive health.
- Languages Spoken
- Medical School
Tulane University - School of Medicine
Madigan Army Medical Center
Tripler Army Medical Center
Brooke Army Medical Center
Brook Army Medical Center
- Board Certification
Pediatrics: The American Board of Pediatrics
- Ages Accepted
Insurances accepted by Heather Elizondo Vega, MD
The list below is for reference purposes only and is subject to change. Please check with your health plan to confirm that this doctor is included before scheduling an appointment.
- AdventHealth Advantage Plan
- Aetna / US Healthcare - non HMO
- Aetna / US Healthcare HMO
- Aetna Voluntary
- American Healthcare Alliance
- Assurant Health
- Aultcare/Primetime Health Plan