Bryan J Wells, MD

Emory Clinic

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Emory Healthcare Network Physician
Cardiology (Board certified since 2012)
Areas of Clinical Interest:
arteriosclerosis & lipids
cardiac catheterization
cardiology - general
Cardiovascular Disease
carotid disease
mitral stenosis
myocardial infarction
peripheral arterial disease
renal artery disease
renal hypertension
stress test
transesophageal echo
transient ischemic attacks
valve disease
venous diseases
women's health
Office(s) Locations:
Emory Heart & Vascular Center at Midtown
550 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
404 686-7878

Emory Heart and Vascular Center at Villa Rica
401 Permian Way, Suite A
Villa Rica, GA 30180
404 778-8440
About Dr. Wells

Dr. Wells is also board certified in Echocardiography, Vascular Interpretation and Nuclear Cardiology. Dr. Wells also has a special interest in fibromuscular dysplasia.

Year Started Practicing: 2012
Year Started Practicing at Emory: 2012
Organizational Memberships:
American College of Cardiology (Fellow), 2009 – Present
Alabama Chief Residents Society, 2009 – Present
American Society for Echocardiography (Vascular Council), 2012 – Present
Society for Vascular Medicine (Fellow), 2013 – Present
Major or Recent Publications:

Wells B, Gentry M, Ruiz-Arango A, Dias J, and Landolfo C.  Relation between Body Mass Index and Clinical Outcome in Acute Myocardial Infarction.  American Journal of Cardiology. 2006 Aug 15;98(4):474-7.

Aqel RA*, Wells BJ*, Hage FG*, Tallaj J, Benza R, Pamboukian S, Rayburn B, McGiffin D, Kirklin J, Bourge R. Re-stenosis after drug-eluting stents in cardiac allograft vasculopathy. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2008 Jun;27(6):610-5.

Pothineni KR, Wells BJ, Hsiung MC, Nanda NC, Yelamanchili P, Suwanjutah T, Prasad AN, Hansalia S, Lin CC, Yin WH, Young MS. Live/real time three-dimensional transthoracic echocardiographic assessment of pulmonary regurgitation. Echocardiography. 2008 Sep;25(8):911-7.

Lucas JA, Zhang Y, Li P, Gong K, Miller AP, Hassan H, Hage F, Xing D, Wells B, Oparil S, Chen YF. Inhibition of Transforming Growth Factor (TGF)-beta Signaling Induces Left Ventricular Dilation and Dysfunction in the Pressure Overloaded Heart. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2009 Nov 20.

Bhatt KN, Wells BJ, Sperling LS, Baer JT. High-density lipoprotein therapy: is there hope? Curr Treat Options Cardiovascluar Med. 2010 Aug;12(4):315-28.

Argus Award for Best Internal Medicine Attending (2009)
University of Alabama at Birmingham

UAB Internal Medicine Chief Resident (2008-2009)
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Golden Apple Teaching Award, 2014
Medical School
Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA

University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL

University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL