Overview

Dr. Vella is an expert in all aspects of hand, wrist and elbow conditions and has distinguished himself in the areas of carpal tunnel syndrome, treatment of tendonitis, fracture care, traumatic reconstruction, arthritis and tendon transfers. He has served as consultant for professional athletes including NFL, WPGA, Phoenix Roadrunners and collegiate athletes of all types. He is Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Vella completed his fellowship in hand surgery at the renowned Indiana Hand Center and brings the newest innovations in hand surgery to the Phoenix area. Dr. Vella has presented topics at national hand society meetings and has published articles in the leading hand journal. He has participated in clinical research topics including carpal tunnel, ganglion cysts and wrist fractures. He served as a clinical investigator for national research regarding Xiaflex (collagenase) treatment of Dupuytren's contracture. He annually attends national conferences to incorporate the latest innovations into his practice. Dr. Vella's patients comment on his unique ability to convey knowledge to them about the anatomy, pathology and rationale behind treatment plans tailored to fit their needs.

Experience

Years Experience: 18

Dr. Vella's Specialties

Dr. Vella's Education & Training

Medical School
Saint Louis University School Of Medicine; Graduated 2001

Ratings

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    Provides follow-up as needed

Dr. Vella's Accepted Insurance

Please verify insurance information directly with your doctor's office as it may change frequently.

Insurance Plans

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Savings Plus of AZ
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO

Dr. Vella's Office Information & Appointments

Locations

Vella Hand Surgery

3200 E Camelback Rd Ste 180
Phoenix, AZ 85018

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Tel: (602) 730-7702

Fax: Not Available

Practice Website: vellahandsurgery.com

Accepting New Patients: Yes

Medicare Accepted: Yes

Medicaid Accepted: Yes

M 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
T 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
W 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
T 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
F 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
S Closed
S Closed

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