Dr. Melissa Wellons, MD

Dr. Melissa Wellons, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 46
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Dr. Melissa Wellons, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 10 years. She graduated from Duke University in 2000 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

1215 21st Ave South MCE - South Tower, Suite 8210

Nashville, TN 37232

Contact Information

(615) 343-8332

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Wellons performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
normal
more than 54% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
normal
more than 33% of peers
Diabetes Type 1
normal
more than 26% of peers

Dr. Wellons's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

1  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

39  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Duke University
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham Health System
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham Health System
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wellons has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wellons' Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wellons to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Wellons' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

She lied in order to gain consent for testing. I told her my insurance wouldn’t pay for certain testing to be done and she then assured me she checked and everything was good to go. Long story short, she ran the tests I said no to and cost me hundreds of dollars. Despite having a witness present,...more
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