Dr. Theodore Wells Jr, MD

Dr. Theodore Wells Jr, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 51
(19)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Theodore Wells Jr, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Buffalo, NY. He is 51 years old and has been practicing for 21 years.

6000 N Bailey Ave Ste 1D

Buffalo, NY 14226

Contact Information

(716) 834-6152

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Independent Health
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Abdominal Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ulcer
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
78

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Food Poisoning
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pinworm
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy

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.

Education

  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Buffalo Gen Hospital Med Dental Edn
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Erie County Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Buffalo Gen Hospmed Dental Edn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wells Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wells Jr' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wells Jr to family and friends
3.6
based on 19 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Wells Jr' 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
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Buffalo, NY |
I have a family member who has been diagnosed with inflammatory bowel disease. Anyone with this disease knows how difficult it can be to manage. Although there are many gastrenterologists in the area, Dr. Wells was highly recommended to us by members of the medical community. We are very pleased...more
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I was recommended to see Dr. Wells by my fellow co-workers which include physicians and nurses. Not only did Dr. Wells take the time to discuss my illness but he also put together a comprehensive plan to manage it. I would recommend that any person with GI concerns be seen by Dr.Wells.
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I have never had a problem in the past with other doctors. Dr wells acted as if me having Barretts Esophagus was no big deal. Even my primary Dr made a huge deal of it stressing that it can lead to cancer. Unless you want to wait hours for appointments or procedures (all for a dr who does not take...more
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If I can choose NO stars I am. He is the most incompetent doctor I have ever had and am angry that I went to see this doctor in hopes of helping me . He and his office staff are rude and probably the worst when it comes to communicating with their patients. Apparently past testing used for...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Wells Jr accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Independent Health
    Encompass
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Wells Jr has admitting privileges

Kaleida Health Buffalo General Hospital
100 High St
Buffalo, NY 14203
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Saint Joseph Health Health System - Tawas
200 Hemlock
Tawas City, MI 48764
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