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Dr. Lawrence M Wells Is this you?

About Dr. Lawrence M Wells

Dr. Lawrence M Wells, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Philadelphia, PA. He has 33 years of experience. His specialties include Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Wells has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

19 Ratings with 4 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Lawrence M Wells is Great. Dr. Lawrence M Wells has been rated by 19 patients. From those 19 patients 4 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Lawrence M Wells is 4.3 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Childrens Hospital Of Philadelphia

3401 Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
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Specialties

Dr. Lawrence M Wells has the following 2 specialties

  • Sports Medicine

    A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
    These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
    It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Lawrence M Wells has the following 15 expertise

  • Herniated Disc
  • Joint Replacement
  • Laminectomy
  • Surgery
  • Bone Fracture
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Sports Medicine
  • Scoliosis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Avascular Necrosis (Osteonecrosis)
  • Arthroscopy
  • Joint Pain/Swelling
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Hip Surgery

Board Certifications

Dr. Lawrence M Wells is Board Certified in 2 specialties

See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.

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Five Stars

Love Dr Wells!!

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Great experience

DR Wells and his team were fantastic!. My son had surgery earlier today, and although it is a difficult time, Dr Wells and the staff at CHOP made this a great experience.

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Five Stars

Very good with my 12 year old daughter.

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Too long to wait

Absolutely unforgivable these days to have to wait 2 hours to see doctor .. Staff was in attentive and uniformative.

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Five Stars
  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014, 2015)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Education

    33 Years Experience

  • University Of California San Francisco School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1985

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Lawrence M Wells accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Select
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
    • Capital BC PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry HealthAmerica HMO
    • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
    • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark BCBS
    • Highmark Community Blue PPO
  • Horizon BCBS
    • Horizon Direct Access
    • Horizon HMO
    • Horizon OMNIA
    • Horizon POS
    • Horizon PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC
    • IBC Keystone HMO POS
    • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Freedom
    • Oxford Liberty
  • QualCare
    • QualCare HMO
    • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Childrens Hospital Of Philadelphia, 3401 Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA

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