Dr. Wes Powell, MD

Dr. Wes Powell, MD

Bariatric Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(36)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Wes Powell, MD is a bariatric surgery doctor who practices in Pasadena, CA. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

950 S Arroyo Pkwy Fl 3

Pasadena, CA 91105

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 99% of peers
Obesity
high
more than 82% of peers
Sleeve Gastrectomy
normal
more than 59% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
7

Conditions Treated

  • Appendicitis
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Obesity
19

Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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 Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Huntington Mem Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Powell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Powell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Powell to family and friends
4.6
based on 36 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (36)

  • 5
    (31)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Powell'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

Patient Comments (4)

in Montrose,California |
I had my Bariatric Surgery in 2007. My name is George Stephanian. Dr. Powell I WANT to thank you from the bottom of my heart. Thank You so much. Still doing great.
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in Glendale, CA |
My daughter went into emergency with gall bladder stones, the emergency doctor said she need surgery immediately. I was given a list of surgeons to call. After calling several and being told it would be 2 to 3 weeks before she could get an appointment, I called Dr. Powell's office. They not...more
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in Glendale, CA |
I just came back from my consultation with Dr. Powell and I could not have left their office any more pleased. I absolutely loved the staff! Ms. Debbie and Ms. Donet (I'm sure I spelled that wrong), were BEYOND helpful and were most definitely helpful. I explained to them that this was my 4th...more
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Absolutely a pleasant experience!!! Dr. Powell and staff are AWESOME!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Powell accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Advantage
    Choice
    Choice Plus POS II
    Choice POS
    Choice PPO
    Elect Choice
    Elect Choice EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    HealthKeepers Plus POS
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Advantage PPO
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Care Connection PPO
    Blue Care Security
    Blue Care Security PPO
    Blue Choice
    Blue Choice POS
    Blue Choice PPO
    Blue Lincs
    Blue Plan 65 Medicare Supplement PPO
    Blue Preferred
    Blue Preferred PPO
    Blue Traditional
    Blue Traditional POS
    Blue Traditional PPO
    Community Blue PPO
    Prudent Buyer
    Prudent Buyer PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
    Blue Alliance Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
    Blue Preferred PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
    Blue Cross Accord
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
    Blue Choice
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Health Net
    Advantage Platinum POS
    Advantage Platinum PPO
    Medicare EPO
  • Health Net of California
    Large Group PPO
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Powell has admitting privileges

Huntington Memorial Hospital
100 W California Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91105
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Methodist Hospital of Southern California
300 Huntington Drive
Arcadia, CA 91007
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