At Vastcare Medical Clinic, our experienced medical professionals put your health care needs first. We are dedicated to providing our clients with individualized, comprehensive, and high-quality primary and compassionate, personalized mental health services. We are committed to the health and wellness of all our clients. Our goal is to make you feel better as quickly as possible and live your best life. With years of experience, our medical team will assess you and create a custom health plan that’s right just for you. We utilize various forms of treatment and support services to ensure that you are receiving the best health care you need. We understand the importance of educating you on the most effective ways to take care of your body so that you can heal quickly. When you choose us, you join our healthcare team and our community to heal your body to live your best life possible.
At Vastcare Medical Clinic, our team consists of professionals who have the proper license and certification to provide you with the assistance you need. Not only will our healthcare professionals treat your existing conditions, but we also work to prevent pain and illness from re-occurring. You have a team of professionals that will listen to you with respect, understanding, and without judgment.
We strive to help you improve your quality of life, achieve your wellness goals, emotional, social, psychological, and have better mental health well-being. Our Motto is to provide our patients with the affordable health care they can trust.
Vastcare Medical Clinic offers telemedicine appointments that provide our patients the opportunity to continue their healthcare with our Providers using their online resources through their computers or phones. We accept most insurance plans including Medicaid and Medicare.
- Courageous in improving quality of life
- Affirming hope and joy through trusted caring
- Respect and compassion for the dignity of life
- Excellence in health service
Our Mission and Core Values serve as the foundation for everything we do at Vastcare Medical Clinic. They are the basis on which we stand while we work to provide healthcare services that will bring lasting change to people and our community.
Dr. Stella O. Akpuaka is a Board-Certified Family Nurse Practitioner and Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner licensed to practice in the states of Maryland and Washington, DC. She has more than twenty-eight years of clinical practice experience. She is very compassionate and very effective in meeting the healthcare needs of her patients. She is very warm and a good listener. She believes in patient-centered care which includes enlightening and involving patients in their care. She provides safe and effective healthcare that is culturally sensitive, respectful of, and responsive to, individual patient likings, desires and beliefs, and ensuring that patient values are considered in the patients’ health decisions.
Dr. Stella Akpuaka graduated with an Master of Science in from Maryland School of Nursing (UMSON) Baltimore; a Doctor of Nursing Practice from Carlow University Pittsburgh, PA, Family Nurse Practitioner from Coppin State University, Baltimore, Maryland and Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner from Washburn University, Topeka, KS.
Dr. Stella Akpuaka accepts the following insurance plans Cigna, Amerigroup, Aetna, Maryland Medicare, Medicaid, Blue cross Blue Shield, United Healthcare, and self-payments.