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Melissa Fair Wellons, MD


Associate Professor

4.8 4.8 94 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Diabetes and Endocrinology
Endocrinology and Metabolism
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) and Female Reproductive Diseases

Board Certificates

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2006
Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2011


MD - Duke University, 2001
Fellowship - University of Alabama at Birmingham Health System, 2010
Residency - University of Alabama at Birmingham Health System, 2004


Vanderbilt Heart One Hundred Oaks
Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute
719 Thompson Lane
Suite 22100
Nashville, TN 37204

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Patient Comments

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Really listened to me & my wife.
Patient | October 8, 2018

Absolutely loved her!!
Patient | September 17, 2018

She spent the most time getting my health history (1st appt.) but was unclear on my next steps for making my appt.
Patient | September 14, 2018

Dr. Wellons paid such close attention to my concerns and explained her thoughts about and plan for them exceptionally well. It was an incredible experience and I so appreciate Dr. Wellons.
Patient | September 5, 2018

Dr. Wellons is very kind and empathetic. She is helping me achieve the best possible quality of life.
Patient | August 2, 2018

Dr. Wellons is awesome! So was Dr. Devin!
Patient | July 31, 2018

Dr. Wellon is so caring. she celebrated my weight loss progress with me and encouraged me to keep going. I really feel like I can lose weight, for the first time in my adult life.
Patient | July 30, 2018

Dr. Wellons was great. She actually listened to me & treated me with respect.
Patient | July 12, 2018

Dr. Wellons is the best! I look forward to seeing her.
Patient | July 10, 2018

Excellent, kind, and compassionate, very comforting & professional.
Patient | May 17, 2018

My physician was amazing. She made me feel like time was not a barrier and truly listened. I plan on returning.
Patient | April 13, 2018

Dr Wellons is great in choosing what is best for me and my health conditions.
Patient | March 25, 2018

Dr. Wellons is very friendly & personable. She's knowledgeable & answers all questions & is never in a rush to end visit.
Patient | March 7, 2018

Dr. Wellons know her staff but she is not arrogant about it. Great bedside manner.
Patient | February 28, 2018

Dr. Wellons is an asset to Vanderbilt, highly recommend her to anyone.
Patient | February 20, 2018

Really liked her as she listened & cared about what I had to say.
Patient | November 17, 2017

Have good relationship with Dr. Wellons.
Patient | October 18, 2017

Melissa A. Wellons is wonderful and seems like I have known her forever. So sweet and caring & thoughtful. She keeps excellent records!! Wouldn't want anyone else.
Patient | September 21, 2017