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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

  • Nephrology
    (Board Certified)
Additional Language Spoken
Spanish, English
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Barstow Community Hospital
  • Premier Healthcare
  • Providence
  • St. Joseph Health Medical Network
  • St. Mary High Desert Medical Group
  • St. Mary Medical Center
  • Victor Valley Global Medical Center
Edgar Vera, MD
17207 Jasmine Street
Suite 2
Victorville, CA 92395
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Edgar Vera, MD
17207 Jasmine Street
Suite 2
Victorville, CA 92395
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(760) 780-4179
(760) 241-4591
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
    • Internship
      Universided Nacianal San Agustin
    • Residency
      Universided Nacianal San Agustin
    • Fellowship
      Henry Ford Hospital
    Areas of Interest

    Nephrology, Kidney Disease, Hypertension, Internal Medicine

  • Biography


    About Dr Edgard Vera
    In addition to his formal training and Board Certification in Internal Medicine since 2000, Dr Vera received sub-specialty training in Nephrology and Hypertension at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan, and is also Board Certified in Nephrology since 2002. He is a Certified Hypertension Specialist by the American Society of Hypertension and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.
    Dr Vera is the Medical Director of Kidney & Hypertension Center in Victorville, and the Davita Hesperia Dialysis and Davita Vista Del Sol Dialysis clinics in the High Desert.
    As a native from Peru, Dr Vera is fluent in Spanish. He comes from a family of doctors and musicians, he is a talented multi-instrumentalist, and also an accomplished sportsman, triathlete and multiple marathon and Ironman race finisher.

    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.
    Board Certified Internal Medicine American Board of Internal Medicine Board Certified Nephrology American Board of Nephrology