Dr. Wesley Head, MD

Dr. Wesley Head, MD

Critical Care Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Wesley Head, MD is a critical care medicine doctor who practices in Gainesville, GA. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.

1240 Jesse Jewell Pkwy SE Ste 500

Gainesville, GA 30501

Contact Information

(770) 536-9864

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Head's Experience

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Dr. Head's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Critical Care Medicine
  • Board certified in Critical Care Medicine and Sleep Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
3

Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonology
  • Sleep Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
41

Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Breathing Disorders
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Malignant Pleural Effusion
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Airway Stenting
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arterial Line Insertion
  • Brachytherapy
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
  • Intubation
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Right Heart Catheterization (Swan-Ganz)
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Emory University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Regional Medical Center At Memphis
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University Tenn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Head has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Head's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Head to family and friends
2.3
based on 9 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Head's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well
    FAIR
  • Answers Questions
    FAIR
  • Time well spent
    FAIR
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    FAIR
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Gainesville, GA |
patient in the severe stage of COPD,Last E.R. visit 1/1/16 and... DrHead did NOT take time to listen DrH did NOT discuss a treatment plan DrH did not renew meds DrH did not offer a follow up appointment DrH did say that it was time to do the yearly evaluation (lung function testing) but did not schedule it I inquired about pulnonary therapy prior to this visit which would require a referral. When I ask DrH about it, he suggested experamental drug trials in 7 days patient was in E.R. why?
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Head accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Head has admitting privileges

Northeast Georgia Medical Center
743 Spring St NE
Gainesville, GA 30501
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