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Winfield Wells, MD

Thoracic & Cardiac Surgeon

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  • Bio & Insurance Information

    Dr. Winfield Wells is a well-known thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Los Angeles, California. He received his medical diploma from the Children's Hospital Los Angeles and Huntington Memorial Hospital in 1970. Dr. Wells completed his medical education with a residency in general surgery and a fellowship in thoracic surgery at New York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia Campus. He is certified by the American Board in congenital cardiac surgery, thoracic and cardiac surgery and his subspecialties are general cardiac and pediatric cardiac surgery. This doctor is affiliated with several hospitals in the area, including: Keck Medical Center of USC, UCS Norris Cancer Hospital, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, UCS Cardio Vascular Thoracic Institute and Huntington Memorial Hospital. He was awarded 16 honors, for instance, ACS Fellow, Super Doc, and the honor America’s Top Doctors granted for 12 years. He has published very many articles in collaboration with other doctors. He is a member of the American College of Surgeons.


  • Education & Training

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    Keck School of Medicine of USC

    Medical School

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    New York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia Campus

    Residency

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    New York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia Campus

    Fellowship

  • Board Certifications

    American Board of Surgery

    American Board of Thoracic Surgery

  • Hospital & Practice

    Children's Hospital Los Angeles

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (323) 660-2450

    4650 Sunset Blvd

    Los Angeles, California 90027

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    Huntington Hospital

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (626) 397-5000

    100 W California Blvd

    Pasadena, California 91105

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    Keck Hospital of USC - Medical Center

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (323) 442-8500

    1500 San Pablo St

    Los Angeles, California 90033

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    USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (323) 865-3000

    1441 Eastlake Avenue

    Los Angeles, California 90033

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  • Publications & Memberships

    Dr. Winfield Wells has contributed to 3 publications.

    Outcomes of Reintervention on the Autograft After Ross Procedure.

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    Aortopulmonary collaterals: Angiogenesis, or a whole lot more?

    Wells, W. J.,Kumar, S. R.; J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg.. 2015 Dec 02.

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    Giant Pseudoaneurysm of Reconstructed Right Ventricular Outflow Tract.

    Shashidharan, S.,Wells, W. J.,Detterich, J.,Wong, J.,Kumar, S. R.; Ann. Thorac. Surg.. 2015 Aug 04.

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    Memberships

    American College of Surgeons