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Gretchen L. Wells, M.D., Ph.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

27 Ratings
8 Comments

Gretchen L. Wells, M.D., Ph.D.

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Clinical Specialties

Valvular Heart Disease, Adult Congenital Heart Disease, Heart Disease in Pregnancy, Cardiac Effects of Chemotherapy, Cardiology (clinical)

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Education & Training

  • B.S., Birmingham Southern College , 1984
  • Ph.D., University of Alabama-Birmingham , 1989
  • M.D., University of Alabama School of Medicine , 1994
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 1995
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 1997
  • Fellowship, Cardiology, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 2000

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease

Memberships

  • American College of Cardiology
  • Am Coll Of Physicians
  • Am Heart Association
  • Am Medical Assn

NPI Number

  • 1740265958
Gretchen L. Wells, M.D., Ph.D.

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

27 Ratings
8 Comments

Gretchen L. Wells, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor, Cardiology
Comprehensive Cancer Center
Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity
Office of Women in Medicine and Science

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Recent Publications

Feldman AM, Mann DL, She L, Bristow MR, Maisel AS, McNamara DM, Walsh R, Lee DL, Wos S, Lang I, Wells G, Drazner MH, Schmedtje JF Jr, Pauly DF, Sueta CA, Di Maio M, Kron IL, Velazquez EJ, Lee KL. Prognostic significance of biomarkers in predicting outcome in patients with coronary artery disease and left ventricular dysfunction: results of the biomarker substudy of the surgical treatment for ischemic heart failure trials. Circ Heart Fail. 2013;6(3):461-472.



Deng H, Kitzman D, Hundley G, Hoyle J, Wells G, Burgess P, Ohara T, Meng M, Kon N, Pu M. What is the best method to assess mitral valvular obstruction after mitral annuloplasty? [abstract]. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2011;57(14 Suppl 1):E1352.


Wells GL, Little WC. Role of neurohormones and peripheral vasculature In: Smiseth OA, Tendera M, eds. Diastolic heart failure. London (UK): Springer;2008: 71-79.

Wells GL, Little WC. Peripartum cardiomyopathy presenting as diastolic heart failure. Congest Heart Fail. 2008;14(1):52-54.

Nelson M, Wells G. A case of traumatic tricuspid valve regurgitation caused by blunt chest trauma. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2007;20(2):198.e4-e5.

Belford PM, Davis J, Wells G. A case of prosthesis-patient mismatch complicating pregnancy. Am J Perinatol. 2007;24(4):241-242.

Updaw R, Passmore L, Mitten-Long D, Pierce C, Ross A, Wells G, Morris P. Fluid resuscitation volume for septic shock patients was not decreased for echocardiogram-determined left ventricular (LV) systolic dysfunction patients when managed with early goal-directed therapy (EGDT) [abstract]. Chest. 2007;132(4 Suppl):495S.

Wells G. Congestive heart failure patient factors in the device era. Congest Heart Fail. 2006;12(6):341-342.

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Professor, Cardiology

Clinical Specialties

Valvular Heart Disease, Adult Congenital Heart Disease, Heart Disease in Pregnancy, Cardiac Effects of Chemotherapy, Cardiology (clinical)
Gretchen L. Wells, M.D., Ph.D.

Gretchen L. Wells, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor, Cardiology
Comprehensive Cancer Center
Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity
Office of Women in Medicine and Science

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Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

Gretchen L. Wells, M.D., Ph.D.27 Ratings
8 Comments

Doctor Ratings

The overall Patient Rating score is the average of responses to the nine questions listed below. The questions are from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a 1 to 5 scale, where 1 represents "very poor" and 5 represents "very good."
Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey

CP concern for questions/worries
4.9
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.8
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.8
CP spoke using clear language
4.8
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.8
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.8
Patients' confidence in CP
4.8
Time CP spent with patient
4.8
Wait time at clinic
4.8



Patient Comments

Comments are taken from the Care Provider section of the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are posted exactly as they are written. Comments are added weekly. To protect patient privacy and confidentiality, patient names are not included.

8/11/2014

I prefer this Cardiologist's patient doctor approach than many of my other experiences.

8/1/2014

She gave the impression that I wasn't worth her time.

7/28/2014

Very good.

6/2/2014

Very good experience.

5/29/2014

Provider went above & beyond in explaining the situation & addressing my concerns.

4/21/2014

I had an excellent experience.

4/9/2014

*Dr. Wells is a very competent and personable physician. I have utmost confidence in her.

3/24/2014

I am blessed to have *Dr. Wells.

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