Dr David Wells

Qualifications

BSc(Hons), MbChb, FRCR

GMC number: 4204286

Practicing since: 1995

Specialties

Clinical Radiology

Consultation times

  • Every Tuesday 8:00 - 10:30
  • Overview

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01782 382504

About

Dr Wells is a Consultant Interventional Radiologist experienced in Vascular and Non vascular Intervention and cross sectional imaging. 

He is the research lead for Imaging at RSUH and was principle Investigator for the UK Rope registry recruiting patients for prostate artery embolisation and Investigator for the FEMME trial of myomectomy vs Uterine artery embolisation for symptomatic fibroids. 

Dr Wells regularly audits outcomes to ensure a safe quality service for his patients.

Special interests

  • Fibroid Embolisation
  • Prostate Artery Embolisation
  • General Intervention
  • Cross sectional Imaging

Personal interests

  • Traveling with his wife and children
  • Mountain biking
  • Skiing

Languages spoken

English

Treatments and tests offered by Dr David Wells at Nuffield Health

  • Carotid doppler
  • X-ray
  • MRI scan
  • Ultrasound

Locations Dr David Wells works with

Related experience

Research

Principle Investigator for the UK ROPE trial. Recruited patients into the trail looking at the safety and efficacy of prostate embolisation in the UK for patients with lower urinary tract symptoms. Due to report to NICE.

Investigator for the FEMME trial. A multicentre randomised control trial of fibroid embolization vs Myomectomy  for patients with symptomatic uterine fibroids.

Recent audit of the last 5 years of fibroid embolization showed a quality service with no major complications or adverse incidents

Memberships

  • General Medical Council
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists
  • Medical Protection Society
  • British Society of Interventional Radiologists

Other post held

  • Consultant Interventional Radiologist and Research Lead at Royal Stoke University Hospital

Insurers Dr David Wells works with

Dr David Wells works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)

Declaration

Dr David Wells does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Dr David Wells does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Dr David Wells does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.