Dr. Wael Tello, MD

Dr. Wael Tello, MD

Pulmonary Disease  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Wael Tello, MD is a pulmonologist in Lubbock, TX and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Damascus in 1985 and specializes in pulmonary disease.

2204 Ithaca Ave Ste C

Lubbock, TX 79410

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Respiratory Management
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Tello does not have any board certifications listed.

55  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Damascus
    Medical School | Graduated 1985

Awards & Recognition

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Tello's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tello to family and friends
11 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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Dr. Tello's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Tello was consulted when my dad was diagnosed with lung cancer. He was the first of my dad’s specialty team to visit. He provides information that was factual then gave options consistent with best practice. The best part was he allowed my dad to make choices for himself and did not attempt to...more
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I have Sarcodosis, it has so many complications but Dr Tello is honest with me. He is optimistic and tales the time to listen. Wonderful doctor, he will do anything he can to try and get you feeling better. I may be one of his most complicated patients but he never makes me feel that way.
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My mother started seeing him for pulmonary fibrosis I feel with so many other health issues going on with her and her being one of his most complicated patients that he pretty much didn't give his all I feel as if he gave up on her from the beginning she ended up passing away at the hospital under...more
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First met while in the hospital. Very impressive. Professional look and manner. Very intelligent and listened to me. His answers are honest. He is very optimistic and will suggest other specialties if he feels you need further medical help.
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