Dr. Delia Wessels, MD

Dr. Delia Wessels, MD

Pediatrics  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 41
Dr. Delia Wessels, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Chattanooga, TN and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from Loma Linda University School Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in pediatrics and pediatric allergy & asthma.Read her story

7405 Shallowford Rd Ste 270

Chattanooga, TN 37421

Contact Information

(423) 602-9545

Insurance Accepted

  • Alliant Health Plans
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid of Tennessee
  • Peach State Health Plan
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • 2 More

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Dr. Wessels' Experience

Dr. Wessels' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Pediatrics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Wessels' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Wessels "Dr. Delia Wessels (pronounced "vessels") is the pediatrician and owner at Allied Pediatrics. She moved to Chattanooga in June of 2013 after five years of private practice in the Lake Tahoe area in order to be closer to her extended family. Dr. Wessels completed medical school and her pediatric residency at Loma Linda University in Southern California after which she worked at Kaiser Permanente before moving to Northern Nevada. She has a wide range of pediatric interests including holistic preventive care, newborn medicine, asthma and allergies, special needs children and school health. Dr. Wessels is fluent in Spanish and Afrikaans (Dutch) and believes that all children deserve access to excellent medical care. Dr. Wessels is Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She is licensed in the states of CA, NV and TN."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wessels "We believe that each child is a precious gift to be cherished. Therefore we focus on the healthy development of your child from birth through young adulthood in a calm, non-threatening environment. We provide comprehensive medical care during our preventative well-child exams, as well as through sports physicals, immunizations, etc. We're committed to helping you raise a healthy family by supporting the physical, mental, and emotional well-being of our patients through all stages of development."

2  Specialties

  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Allergy & Asthma

1  Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

84  Conditions Treated

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35  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Breastfeeding Counseling
  • Breath Testing
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Circumcision, Infant
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Frenectomy
  • Hearing Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Infant Care
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Neonatal Care
  • Phenylketonuria Screening
  • Physical Examination
  • Premature Infant Care
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Special Needs Patients-General Care
  • Sports Physical Examination
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Well Child Examination
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • Southern Adventist University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Loma Linda University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Loma Linda University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • American Academy Of Pediatrics
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wessels has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Delia Wessels, MD
Dr. Delia has been our saving grace. My son Oliver had a tight upper lip tie of the fourth degree with an accompanying second degree tongue tie. Dr. Delia’s personality and aura along with her expertise made our experience a life-changing one. We would switch pediatricians in a heartbeat if it...Read More
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London Clayton in Jackson, TN – Jul 18, 2018
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I called to make an appointment and the receptionist asked me to wait for 5 minutes and I hung up. Ten minutes later, I called back and they asked me to wait again. So I asked her to call me back and she didn't. No respect to customers!!!
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Chattanooga, TN – Jul 22, 2017
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Dr.Wessel was our son's, JW's, doctor from his 4th month to 4 years old in Carson City, NV. Dr. Weasels was amazing to JW and us. She always took the time to listen and assess our concerns. JW loved her and we all miss Dr. Weasels. Highly recommend Dr. Wessels!
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Deb B in Colorado Springs, CO – Sep 27, 2016
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