Dr. Eric Wellons, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 47

315 Boulevard NE Ste 412
Atlanta, GA 30312
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Dr. Wellons' Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Piedmont Fayette Hospital
1255 Highway 54 W
Fayetteville, GA 30214
Piedmont Newnan Hospital
745 Poplar Rd
Newnan, GA 30265

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
315 Boulevard NE Ste 412
Atlanta, GA 30312
ATLANTA VASCULAR FAYETTE
1267 Highway 54 W Ste 5300
Fayetteville, GA 30214
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    Dr. Wellons' Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Vascular Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Vascular Surgery
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    • Angiography
    • Angioplasty
    • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
    • Atherectomy
    • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Carotid Surgery
    • Carotid Ultrasound
    • Central Line Insertion
    • Dialysis Access Procedures
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
    • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
    • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
    • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
    • Endovenous Laser Treatment
    • Heart Surgery
    • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
    • Inferior Vena Cava Filter
    • Laparotomy
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Peripheral Angioplasty
    • Peripheral Artery Bypass
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Peripheral Vascular Surgical Procedures
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
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    • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Varicose Vein Procedure
    • Varicose Vein Surgery
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
    • Vascular Procedure
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
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    • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
    • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
    • Aneurysm
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Diseases
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Atherosclerosis
    • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Heart Disease
    • Intermittent Claudication
    • Intestinal Ischemia
    • Leg Venous Ulcer
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Artery Disease
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Renal Hypertension
    • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
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    • Secondary Hypertension
    • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
    • Thrombosis
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Varicose Veins
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vascular Trauma
    • Vasculitis
    • Vein Diseases
    • Venous Compression
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Venous Insufficiency
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    Background Check for Dr. Wellons

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1995

    Residency Hospital

    Union Memorial Hospital
    Complete in 2000

    Fellowship Hospital

    Atlanta Medical Center
    Complete in 2002

    Undergraduate Schools

    Dartmouth College
    Graduated in 1990
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Wellons & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Wellons' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Wellons has admitting privileges:

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    • Piedmont Fayette Hospital

    • Piedmont Newnan Hospital

    • Atlanta Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Wellons

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    2.9
    • 7 responses

    2.9 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wellons to family and friends

    2.9 out of 5

    7 responses

    Dr. Wellons' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.4 out of 5

    7 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.3 out of 5

    7 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.4 out of 5

    7 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    7 responses

    Experience with Dr. Wellons

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    2.9 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    2.9 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    2.9 out of 5

    7 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    2.9 out of 5

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    Is Dr. Wellons accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

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    • Humana
    • Kaiser Permanente
    • Medicaid
    • Meritain Health
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • Priority Health
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • Universal American
    • WellCare
    • Wells Fargo Insurance
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    Office Locations

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    315 Boulevard NE Ste 412
    Atlanta, GA 30312
    (404) 524-0095 (Office)
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    ATLANTA VASCULAR FAYETTE
    1267 Highway 54 W Ste 5300
    Fayetteville, GA 30214
    (404) 524-0095 (Office)
    (404) 658-9558 (Fax)
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    Newnan Vascular Center LLC
    2680 Highway 34 E Ste B
    Newnan, GA 30265
    (678) 423-4100 (Office)
    (404) 658-9558 (Fax)
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