Dr. Grover Wells III, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 47

820 S Three Notch St Ste A
Andalusia, AL 36420
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Dr. Wells III' Specialties

  • General Surgery

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Hospital Quality

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Andalusia Regional Hospital
849 S Three Notch St
Andalusia, AL 36420
Mizell Memorial Hospital
702 N Main St
Opp, AL 36467

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Accepting new patients?

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MCKOWEN AND DAY
820 S Three Notch St Ste A
Andalusia, AL 36420
DAY & WELLS ASSOCIATES
DAY & WELLS ASSOCIATES
601 Brantley St
Opp, AL 36467
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    Dr. Wells III' Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Breast Surgical Procedure
    • Colectomy
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Destruction of Anal Tumor
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Fecal Impaction Removal
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Gallbladder Removal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Heart Surgery
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hernia Repair
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Lung Surgery
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    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Skin Grafts
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Wound Repair
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    Background Check for Dr. Wells III

    Malpractice Claims not available

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

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Univ Of Al Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1995

    Residency Hospital

    Greenville Hospital System
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Wells III & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Wells III' Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Mizell Memorial Hospital

    • Andalusia Regional Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.3
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    4.3 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wells III to family and friends

    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    Dr. Wells III' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.5 out of 5

    6 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    5 responses

    Experience with Dr. Wells III

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.2 out of 5

    6 responses

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    MCKOWEN AND DAY
    820 S Three Notch St Ste A
    Andalusia, AL 36420
    (334) 222-4191 (Office)
    (334) 222-9069 (Fax)
    B
    DAY & WELLS ASSOCIATES
    601 Brantley St
    Opp, AL 36467
    (334) 222-4191 (Office)
    (334) 493-8877 (Fax)
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    MC KOWEN & DAY
    125 Medical Park Dr Ste 106
    Andalusia, AL 36420
    (334) 222-4191 (Office)
    (334) 222-9069 (Fax)
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