Dr. John Wellons, MD

Dr. John Wellons, MD

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Age 49
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Dr. John Wellons, MD is a pediatric neurology specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of Mississippi Medical Center in 1995 and specializes in pediatric neurology and neurosurgery.

2200 CHILDREN'S WAY Suite 9226, Doctor's Office Tower

Nashville, TN 37232

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Wellons' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hydrocephalus
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wellons treats Hydrocephalus more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Wellons treats this condition more than 74% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Brain Disorders
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wellons treats Brain Disorders more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Wellons treats this condition more than 57% of his peers

Chiari's Deformity
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wellons treats Chiari's Deformity more than 52% of his peers

Dr. Wellons treats this condition more than 52% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari Malformation Type 2
  • Chiari Malformation Type 3
  • Chiari Malformation Type 4
  • Chiari Malformation, Adult
  • Chiari Malformation, Pediatric

Dr. Wellons' conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Headache
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
Intrauterine Device Management
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Sleep Disorders
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Tension Headache
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. John Wellons, MD is a pediatric neurology specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of Mississippi Medical Center in 1995 and specializes in pediatric neurology and neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

2001
University Of Alabama At Birmingham Health System
Fellowship Hospital
1996
Duke University Health System
Residency Hospital
1995
Duke University Health System
Internship Hospital
1995
University Of Mississippi Medical Center
Medical School
2001
1996
1995
1995

Awards

Dr. Wellons' Reviews

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3.0

Based on 6 reviews

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Dr. Wellons performed an Anterior Temporal Lobectomy on me after a closed head trauma, while serving in the USAF, left me with a Complex Partial Seizure Disorder. Dr. Wellon has a wonderful beside manner and was always accessible to me and my family members throughout my stay a the Veterans...Read More
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Untrustworthy, will dodge you when he doesn't know what to do, untrustworthy, never explained anything always left in the dark, was missing a lot, say one thing one day and the next something else, rude, team rude and Untrustworthy to the highest extreme. You can not trust anyone affiliated with...Read More
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We were very shocked to find out everything wrong with our son. He never showed any signs. Dr. Wellons helps us through everything and makes us feel comfortable. His staff is great. Expecially Hailey. She comes in after him and makes you feel better about things. We have a long road ahead of us and...Read More
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Humana
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