Gretchen L. Wells, MD, PhD

Director, Women’s Heart Program

Practice areas

Practice areas

Clinical interests

  • Cardiovascular Disease in Women

Gretchen L. Wells, MD, PhD

Director, Women’s Heart Program

Biography

My name is Gretchen L. Wells; I received my medical degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham Medical School. I completed a residency at Wake Forest University, Bowman Gray School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, N.C. I then completed a fellowship in Cardiology at Wake Forest University, Bowman Gray School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, N.C.

I am board certified by the National Board of Echocardiography and the American Board of Internal Medicine in Cardiovascular Medicine.

Faculty rank

Professor of Medicine

Education

Degree
University of Alabama at Birmingham Medical School, Birmingham

Residency
Wake Forest University, Bowman Gray School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, N.C.

Fellowship
Cardiology, Wake Forest University, Bowman Gray School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, N.C.

Certifications or Special training
American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Medicine
National Board of Echocardiography

Women's Heart Health Clinic

UK Good Samaritan Medical Office Building
Suite 200
125 E. Maxwell St.
Lexington KY 40508-2678


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Wells GL.
Cardiovascular Risk Factors: Does Sex Matter?
Curr Vasc Pharmacol. 2016 Jul 22.

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