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Gretchen Wells, MD, Cardiology, Lexington, KY, University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital

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Cardiology Lexington, KY

Adult Congenital Heart Disease, Echocardiography, Preventive Cardiology

Thomas Whayne Endowed Professor of Women's Heart Health / Gill Heart & Vascular Institute - Maxwell / UK Good Samaritan Medical Office Building

Overview of Dr. Wells

Dr. Gretchen Wells, MD is a cardiologist in Lexington, Kentucky. She is currently licensed to practice medicine in Kentucky, Alabama, and North Carolina. She is affiliated with University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital.

Education & Training

  • Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center
    Wake Forest University Baptist Medical CenterFellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1997 - 2000
  • Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center
    Wake Forest University Baptist Medical CenterResidency, Internal Medicine, 1994 - 1997
  • University of Alabama School of Medicine
    University of Alabama School of MedicineClass of 1994

Certifications & Licensure

  • AL State Medical License
    AL State Medical License 2021 - 2022
  • KY State Medical License
    KY State Medical License 2015 - 2023
  • NC State Medical License
    NC State Medical License 1995 - 2021
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Cardiovascular Disease

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine (ELAM) 2010-2011
  • America's Top Doctors Castle Connolly, 2010-2014
  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Inpatient - Core EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2012
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Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Press Mentions

  • Do You Know Your Numbers?
    Do You Know Your Numbers?February 1st, 2016
  • How to Keep Your Heart Strong for the Rest of Your Life
    How to Keep Your Heart Strong for the Rest of Your LifeMarch 2nd, 2016
  • Guard Your Heart: Why Women Should Be More Proactive with Heart Health
    Guard Your Heart: Why Women Should Be More Proactive with Heart HealthFebruary 6th, 2021

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
    First Health PPO
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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