Dr. Kara Wells, MD

Dr. Kara Wells, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Female  |  
Age 39
(13)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Kara Wells, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology doctor who practices in Lexington, KY. She is 39 years old and has been practicing for 9 years.

1700 Nicholasville Rd Ste 701

Lexington, KY 40503

Contact Information

(859) 278-0396

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Hysteroscopy
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more than 56% of peers
Uterine Diseases
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more than 52% of peers
Uterine Prolapse
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more than 37% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Dysplasia
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Endometriosis
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Perimenopause
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Birth Control
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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

  • University Of Kentucky
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of Kentucky
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • University Of Kentucky Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Of Kentucky Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wells has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wells' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wells to family and friends
3.8
based on 13 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Wells' Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Lexington |
I absolutely love Dr Wells! She fully listens to all my problems and I never feel rushed like I do at other doctor offices. The nurses and staff are always so friendly and I would recommend Lexington OBGYN to anyone.
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Georgetown, KY |
Dr. Wells never took the time to listen to anything I had to say about concerns I had or how I was truly feeling. She second guessed my PCP decisions concerning other health decisions, etc. I always just felt like a number in her office. She was quick and in a rush all the time, after I had waited...more
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Lexington, KY |
I was getting an IUD, and the office staff said they had gotten the quote from my insurance company. The office ended up telling me it would be 100% covered. Next thing I know I am getting a bill for the full cost around 800 dollars. I called my insurance company and they said that they had told...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Wells accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Wells has admitting privileges

Baptist Health Lexington
1740 Nicholasville Rd
Lexington, KY 40503
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