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.
Professor of Medicine
University of Alabama at Birmingham Medical School, Birmingham
Wake Forest University, Bowman Gray School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, N.C.
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
125 E. Maxwell St.
Lexington KY 40508-2678
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