Dr. Scott Wells, MD

Dr. Scott Wells, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Scott Wells, MD is a general surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1985 and specializes in general surgery and plastic surgery.Read his story

655 Park Ave

New York, NY 10065

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  • Aetna
  • Health Net
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Breast Reconstruction
more than 25% of peers

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Dr. Wells' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Wells "Meet. Dr. Scott Wells Dr. Scott Wells is a New York City plastic surgeon who received a world-class education from the prominent Johns Hopkins University, as well as training at New York Medical College. Dr. Wells also completed thorough training at various other esteemed institutions, including completing his residency training at the Beth Israel Medical Center in New York, and becoming certified in aesthetic laser surgery at Harvard University. He also acquired supplementary cosmetic medical and surgical training in Beverly Hills. With more than 20 years of plastic surgery and medical aesthetics experience under his belt, Dr. Wells has developed an international reputation for delivering exemplary plastic surgery results through facelifts, neck lifts, eyelid lifts, and skin re-fabrication. As one of very few surgeons with the distinction of being dually board-certified in General Surgery and Plastic Surgery, Dr. Scott Wells is also skilled at performing various bodywork procedures such as liposuction, breast augmentation, abdominoplasty (tummy tuck), and body contouring, among other procedures. To learn more about how Dr. Wells can help you achieve your aesthetic needs, call our office or click 'Book Online' to schedule a consultation. Dr. Wells also practices at additional locations in Great Neck, NY and Rye, NY."


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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

1  Conditions Treated

  • Gastrointestinal Diseases

7  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Beth Israel Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • SUNY
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Wells' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wells to family and friends
8 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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Dr. Wells' 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

Patient Comments (1)

I had a tummy tuck by doctor Wells 20 years ago. Every doctor that sees his work refers to him as an ARTIST. I absolutely loveeee Dr. Wells and I would never go anywhere else but to him. He's compassionate and has great concern for his patients. I am going to have another procedure again by...more
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