Dr. Vaux is a Medical Geneticist and Pediatrician with more than 20 years of experience in medicine. For thirteen years, Dr. Vaux served as an active duty physician for the Navy, providing pediatric care to service members and their families, which included a two-year post on the island of Guam.
Dr. Vaux is originally from Chicago and earned his medical degree from the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency at the Naval Medical Center, San Diego including a year as Chief Resident. He then completed a 3 year Fellowship at the University of California San Diego in Dysmorphology, Teratology, and Medical Genetics. Dr. Vaux is board certified in Pediatrics.
Dr. Vaux's special interests include neurologic genetics and genomic diseases, with a focus on diagnostic dilemmas. His clinical and research interests reside in rare diseases, including epilepsy and autism. Much of his prestigious work and research has received acclaim and resulted in numerous peer reviewed medical journal articles.