Careers With St. Joseph Health

Our Values are more than just words.

They form the heart and soul of St. Joseph Health and are the prime reason we attract and retain high-caliber employees who believe in the sanctity of their work in our faith-based setting.

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About St. Joseph Health

SJH provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day.

Edgard M. Vera Tapia, MD

Specialty
  • Nephrology
    (Board Certified)
Additional Language Spoken
English, Spanish
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Barstow Community Hospital
  • Premier Healthcare
  • St. Mary Medical Center
  • Victor Valley Global Medical Center
Address
17207 Jasmine St.
Suite 2
Victorville, CA 92395
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
17207 Jasmine St.
Suite 2
Victorville, CA 92395
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Phone
(760) 780-4179
Fax
(760) 241-4591
Hours
Mon - Fri: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

More Information

  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Nephrology
      (Board Certified)
    Secondary Specialties
    • Internal Medicine
      (Board Certified)
    Education & Training
    • Medical School
      Universided Nacianal San Agustin- Areguipa, Peru
    • Internship
      Universided Nacianal San Agustin- Areguipa, Peru
    • Residency
      Universided Nacianal San Agustin- Areguipa, Peru
    • Fellowship
      Henry Ford Hospital- Detroit, MI
    Areas of Interest

    Nephrology, Kidney Disease, Hypertension, Internal Medicine

  • Biography

    Biography

    Biography

    What is your philosophy of practice?
    Help patients understand throughly their medical conditions so they can make better choices regarding their health care.

    Note: We provide health care in diseases of the kidneys, high blood pressure, electrolyte and acid-base disorders, renal stones and provide all modalities of dialysis and kidney transplants.

    Certifications
    Board Certified
    Internal Medicine
    American Board of Internal Medicine

    Board Certified
    Nephrology
    American Board of Nephrology