Dr. Wes Powell, MD

Dr. Wes Powell, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Wes Powell, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Pasadena, CA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 1986 and specializes in bariatric surgery, general surgery, and more.

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

See how frequently Dr. Powell performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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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3  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

7  Conditions Treated

19  Procedures

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

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Powell to family and friends
36 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (36)

  • 5
    (30)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (3)

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 (5)

This is an update to my previous review. Again this review is based on Dr Powell's staff ,which I feel reflects on him as well. I did not receive a call back from Debbie on Friday as I expected. I called back today ,2 business days later and she still had a nasty attitude ,she claimed she called me...more
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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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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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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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