Benjamin B. Vacula, MD

Scott & White Healthcare

Director of Anesthesia Quality

Anesthesiology/Pain Management

Patient Care Emphasis
Acute Pain Management, Ambulatory Anesthesia, Difficult Airway Management, Neurosurgical Anesthesia, Quality Improvement

Board Certification
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiology

  • Scott & White Appointment
    July 1, 2009

  • The University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio, TX, MD, 2000-2004
  • The University of Texas at Austin, TX, BA, 1995-2000

  • Specialty Training
  • General Surgery Internship, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
  • Otolaryngology: Head & Neck Surgery Residency, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
  • Anesthesiology Residency, Scott & White Memorial Hospital, Temple, TX

  • Faculty Rank - Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
    Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

    Awards and Honors
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
  • Phi Beta Kappa

  • Professional Memberships
  • American Society of Anesthesiology
  • Texas Society of Anesthesiology
  • American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine
  • American Medical Association
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Society of Neurosurgical Anesthesia and Critical Care
  • Society for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology

  • Languages Spoken
    English, Spanish-Medical

    Strength training, tennis, running, cycling, piano


    Scott & White Hospital - Temple
    2401 S. 31st St.
    Temple, TX 76508
    Temple Clinic
    2401 S. 31st St.
    Temple, TX 76508
    Temple McLane Children's Hospital
    1902 S.W. H.K. Dodgen Loop
    Temple, TX 76502
    Temple Pavilion
    1815 S. 31st Street
    Temple, TX 76504