Dr. Joel Wedd, MD

GastroenterologyMaleAge 42

Dr. Wedd
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Emory University School of Medicine Department of Ophthalmology

1365 Clifton Rd Ne Atlanta, GA 30322

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(404) 778-3184

Dr. Joel Wedd, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Atlanta, GA. Dr. Wedd has more experience with Liver Disease than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Candler Hospital and Emory University Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Wedd to book an appointment.


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Hospital Highlight

Dr. Wedd is affiliated with Emory University Hospital Atlanta, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for gastroenterology.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth
    This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital
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No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Wedd

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Wedd treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Wedd treats other conditions, please contact the office at (404) 778-3184.

Liver Disease

Liver disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the liver, such as hepatitis, fatty liver disease, and cirrhosis, through medications, lifestyle changes, or surgery.Compare with other Liver Disease specialists.

Dr. Wedd typically treats 90% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Cirrhosis
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Viral Hepatitis
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Dr. Wedd's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Copper Metabolism Disorders
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Dr. Wedd accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Anthem
Blue Choice PPO, EPO-GA
Blue Choice-GA HMO-POS
Blue Essential Open Access-GA HMO
Blue Essential Open Access-GA POS
Blue Essential-GA PPO
Blue HRA Blue Choice-GA PPO
Blue HRA Blue Open Access-GA POS
Blue HSA Blue Choice-GA PPO
Blue HSA Blue Open Access-GA POS
Blue Open Access (Select Network)-GA POS
Blue Open Access (Small Grp)-GA POS
Blue Open Access-GA HMO
BlueChoice Healthcare Plan-GA
BlueChoice-GA HMO
BlueChoice-GA POS
BlueChoice-GA PPO
Healthy Support Open Access-GA POS
Healthy Support-GA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
State Health Network - SHBP-GA
Traditional / Indemnity-GA
Traditional Health Plan-GA
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Dr. Wedd's Reviews

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Biography

Dr. Joel Wedd, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Atlanta, GA. Dr. Wedd has more experience with Liver Disease than other specialists in his area....Read more

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Transplant Hepatology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Transplant Hepatology

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Joel Wedd, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Wedd has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Joel Wedd, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Joel Wedd, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Wedd frequently treats Liver Disease. See all practice areas where Dr. Wedd specializes.

Where is Dr. Joel Wedd, MD's office located?

Dr. Wedd's office is located at 1365 Clifton Rd Ne, Atlanta, GA 30322. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Emory University School of Medicine Department of Ophthalmology1365 Clifton Rd Ne Atlanta, GA 30322
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Emory Clinic - Gastroenterology1365 Clifton Rd Ne Ste A1500 Atlanta, GA 30322
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Candler Hospital

Savannah, GA

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

Emory University Hospital

Atlanta, GA

83% Patient experience rating, 14% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019)