Dr. Scott Welle, DO

Dr. Scott Welle, DO

Bariatric Surgery  |  
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(14)
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Dr. Scott Welle, DO is a bariatric surgery doctor who practices in Tucson, AZ. He has been practicing for 13 years.

4715 E Camp Lowell Dr

Tucson, AZ 85712

Contact Information

(520) 319-6000

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Caremore Medical Group
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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Obesity
very high
more than 94% of peers
Stomach Surgery
normal
more than 74% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
normal
more than 68% of peers

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Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
10

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Achalasia
  • Appendicitis
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Hernia
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Obesity
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Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Advanced Robotic Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Adrenal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Ventral Herniorrhaphy
  • Laparoscopy
  • Laparotomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Single Incision Gallbladder Removal
  • Single Incision Laparoscopic Hernia Repair
  • Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
  • da Vinci® Gallbladder Removal
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Lake Erie College Of Osteopathic Medicin--Erie
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Mount Clemens General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Henry Ford Health System
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Chicago Institute Of Minimally Invasive Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Board Certified, American Board Of Osteopathic Surgery
    Other Education | Completed
  • Fellow, American College Of Osteopathic Surgeons (Facos)
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Welle has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Welle's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Welle to family and friends
4.7
based on 14 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Welle's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Welle accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
    American Indian Health Plan
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    Beech Street (Multiplan) EPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Caremore Medical Group
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Health Net
    Health Net PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Physicians Mutual
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • Triwest
    TriCare/TriWest
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
    AHCCCS Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Welle has admitting privileges

Tucson Medical Center
5301 E Grant Rd
Tucson, AZ 85712
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