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John Clifton Wellons III, MD

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Professor of Neurological Surgery; Chief, Pediatric Neurological Surgery; Residency Program Director

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4.5 4.5 49 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Neurological Surgery
Brachial Plexus and Peripheral Nerve Injury, Compression or Tumors
Congenital Malformations of the Brain and Spinal Cord
Hydrocephalus
The Chiari Malformations
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Pediatric Neurosurgery

Board Certificates

Neurological Surgery - American Board of Neurological Surgery, 2004
Pediatric Neurological Surgery - American Board of Pediatric Neurological Surgery, 2006

Education

MD - University of Mississippi Medical Center, 1995
Internship - Duke University Health System, 1996
Residency - Duke University Health System, 2000
Chief Residency - Duke University Health System, 2001
Fellowship - University of Alabama at Birmingham Health System, 2002
Research Fellowship - University of Alabama at Birmingham Health System, 2012

Location(s)

Vanderbilt Children's Neurosurgery
Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt
2200 Children's Way
9th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232
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Patient Comments

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Using visual aids would be helpful in understanding expectations. (Models or MRI or CT images.)
Patient | December 27, 2016

The visit was very good.
Patient | August 23, 2016

I slightly felt as if we were rushed from the office.
Patient | July 29, 2016