Dr. John Wells, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 53

1184 E 80 N Ste B
American Fork, UT 84003
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Dr. Wells' Experience

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Dr. Wells' Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Procedures Dr. Wells Performs

  • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
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Hospital Quality

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American Fork Hospital
170 N 1100 E
American Fork, UT 84003

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N Vly Orthopaedics& Plastic Sgy
N Vly Orthopaedics& Plastic Sgy
1184 E 80 N Ste B
American Fork, UT 84003
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1184 E 80 N Ste B
American Fork, UT 84003
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    Dr. Wells' Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
    • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
    • Arm Surgery
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Tenotomy
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Fracture Care
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Surgery
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Neuroplasty
    • Partial Shoulder Replacement
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
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    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Ataxia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Back Pain
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Elbow Bursitis
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Foot Conditions
    • Foot Fracture
    • Fracture
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Gout
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hip Fracture
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
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    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Dislocation
    • Knee Disorders
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pelvic Fracture
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Runner's Knee
    • Sacrum Disorders
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Sever's Disease
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
    • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
    • Trigger Finger
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Utah.
    • 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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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Univ Of Louisville Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1992

    Residency Hospital

    University Louisville School Of Med
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Wells & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Wells' Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    4.5
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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wells to family and friends

    4.5 out of 5

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    Dr. Wells' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.6 out of 5

    11 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.5 out of 5

    11 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    11 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    8 responses

    Experience with Dr. Wells

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.5 out of 5

    11 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.4 out of 5

    11 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.5 out of 5

    11 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.5 out of 5

    11 responses

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    Office Locations

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    N Vly Orthopaedics& Plastic Sgy
    1184 E 80 N Ste B
    American Fork, UT 84003
    (801) 763-3885 (Office)
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    North Valley Ortho/Plastic Sgy
    1184 E 80 N Ste B
    American Fork, UT 84003
    (801) 763-3885 (Office)
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