Dr. John Wells Jr, MD

Dr. John Wells Jr, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
Dr. John Wells Jr, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Chevy Chase, MD and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med in 1977 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

5530 Wisconsin Ave Ste 1550

Chevy Chase, MD 20815

Contact Information

(301) 312-6547

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Top Care Areas

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Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 92% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
more than 81% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Wells Jr does not have any board certifications listed.

51  Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy


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2  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Wells Jr' Reviews

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1 review

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Dr. Wells Jr' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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