Dr. John Bell, MD

Dr. John Bell, MD

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Internal Medicine  ·  
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64 y/o
(17)

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Dr. John Bell, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Colorado Springs, CO and has been practicing for 34 years. He specializes in internal medicine.Read his story

DaVita Medical Group Colorado

2610 Tenderfoot Hill St

Colorado Springs, CO 80906
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Colorado Choice Health Plans
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Colorado
  • MultiPlan
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Sterling Insurance
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Dr. Bell's Experience

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

Dr. Bell's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bell "Dr. Bell's special interests include heart disease and diabetes management and he has served as the primary investigator for clinical trials in treating hypertension and osteoporosis. He is a 1976 Thomas J. Watson Fellow. Dr. Bell was born and raised in New York. His hobbies include athletics and piano."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bell "Our Mission: Working in partnership with our patients, staff and community to provide high quality, comprehensive, accessible and cost effective health care to the Pikes Peak region. Our Vision: Defining health care for Southern Colorado communities."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

134  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Biopsy
  • Breath Testing
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Spirometry
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaccination
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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.

Education

  • Williams College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • George Washington University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • George Washington University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bell's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bell to family and friends
17 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Bell's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Bell has always been attentive, asks appropriate questions and provides alternative treatment ideas when appropriate. He is easy to talk with.
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Really disappointed. 5 min late and they refused service.
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THIS DR. IS BURNT OUT AND BARELY FACES YOU WHEN HE IS TALKING TO YOU. HIS STAFF MAKES UP FOR HIS APATHETIC AND DISMISSIVE PERSONALITY.
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Uncaring! Repeatedly sent me home saying I had viral infection. I would be dead if it weren't for Urgent Care. Admitted to hospital with a team of doctors who saved my life. Dr Bell never followed up with me to know I had almost died. Saw numerous PA's instead of Dr. Kno wonder there was no...more
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Bait and switch. Will claim to handle extensive medical issues and pain patients, but once you are sitting there he's 'uncomfortable' taking you on when you need hip replacements, neck, and lung surgeries because he 'doesn't believe' in pain meds. If you can't handle the patient, don't tell them...more
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