Dr. Stephanie Vale was born and raised in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico. She attended college at the University of Puerto Rico in Mayaguez where she earned her degree in Biology in 2009. She then began her studies in Medicine in the Medical Sciences Campus of the University of Puerto Rico in San Juan and graduated Magna Cum Laude in 2013. In the same institution, she completed a Transitional Year Program and an Ophthalmlogy Residency Program, graduating in 2017.
Post residency, she began her vitreoretinal surgery fellowship at Charles Retina Institute. After finishing her fellowship, she plans to go back to Puerto Rico to establish her own practice.
In her spare time Dr. Vale enjoys outdoor activities with her dog, Iker, and going to the gym, as well as spending time with friends and family.