Leading Orthopedic Surgeon and Sports Medicine Specialist Lawrence Wells, MD, is to be Recognized as a 2016 Top Doctor in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Lawrence Wells, MD, orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist at Children's Surgical Associates, and affiliated with Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, has been named a 2016 Top Doctor in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Top Doctor Awards is dedicated to selecting and honoring those healthcare practitioners who have demonstrated clinical excellence while delivering the highest standards of patient care.

Dr. Lawrence Wells is a highly experienced orthopedic surgeon, having been in practice for more than three decades. His career in medicine began in 1985, when he graduated from the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine. This was also the location for Dr. Wells' internship and residency, before he completed a fellowship at the Children's Hospital Medical Center under the guidance of Dr. Alvin Howell Crawford, MD. He remains associated with them to this day.

Dr. Wells is board certified, in Orthopedic Surgery and holds a certificate of added qualification in Orthopedic Sports Medicine. He is renowned across Pennsylvania and beyond as an expert in sports medicine and the treatment of sports injuries including sprains, fractures, and dislocations. He is a recognized specialist in pediatric sports medicine, and in the use of arthroscopic surgery for shoulder and knee ligament injuries.

Dr. Wells has had hundreds of medical papers and articles published in his specialist area, and he has also lectured across the United States on the subject of injury prevention and recovery in young and adult athletes. His expertise in this area makes Dr. Lawrence Wells a very worthy winner of a 2016 Top Doctor Award.


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