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Dr. Wells always takes the time listen to my concerns and answer any questions I may have. This provides me with a personalized care plan that is tailored to my condition and needs.
September 15, 2023
Great doctor and she’s so polite and friendly
September 8, 2023
Dr. Wells is my third rheumatologist and she is amazing. I drive over two hours one way to get to her and she is worth every mile! She is patient, thoughtful and very good at explaining things.
August 29, 2023
Dr. Wells has great patient skills… listens carefully, asks questions and discusses options for change of medications.
August 23, 2023
I really like Dr Wells. She’s kind and has a nice way with patients. Very empathetic to those of us who live with arthritis. Always listens to my input after inquiring what my concerns are. Keeps her explanations simple so they can be understood.Reviews any suggestions she has and allows me to choose what I would like to try. I’m very satisfied with her medical expertise. I have recommended her to others many times. Thank you for allowing me to complete this review!
July 18, 2023
Dr. Wells was thorough, professional and very relatable. I felt comfortable right away and she explained things in an easy to understand manner. She is excellent and I would recommend her 10 times out of 10.
June 24, 2023
Dr. Wells is very kind, a great listener and always has great suggestions on how to make me feel better.
June 20, 2023
Dr. Wells is very good at listening and answering any questions I have. Very thorough in her exam of me.
May 23, 2023
Dr Wells is always very attentive and helpful. Great listener and great about engaging me in the plan of care.
May 23, 2023
Dr. Wells spent a lot of time listening to the history of my symptoms. She was very thorough and very helpful. I’m incredibly thankful to have her as part of my care team!
April 26, 2023
Dr. Wells was very thorough and explained everything along the way. She quickly communicated with my Primary Care physician, as well as my GI physician. She ordered many tests before concluding a specific diagnosis and had me schedule a follow up appt to discuss test results. I am pleased with Dr. Wells and would definitely recommend her to family and friends.
March 30, 2023
Dr. Wells is very thorough but I also love that she is so personable and makes me feel relaxed and comfortable.
January 18, 2023
Dr. Wells is an exceptional caring doctor. Simply the best!
January 9, 2023
Dr. Wells made me feel very comfortable for our first meeting. She listened to me and answered my questions.
November 29, 2022
Dr. Wells is an excellent Medical Provider. Very knowledgeable and provides excellent care.
November 18, 2022
Dr. Wells is very personal and caring provider. She listens and then makes a plan with my input.
November 4, 2022
Dr. Wells explained everything in depth for me. I felt like she cared about my condition and was working with me to decide what I needed. She gave me options and let me decide what I wanted to try. My time was well spent.
October 17, 2022
Dr Wells is such a caring individual. We feel listened to when we see her. We especially like her attention when we call in with gout attacks! Always gives us much needed answers! Love her!️
September 22, 2022
She’s always kind and takes the time to listen and explain.
September 22, 2022
Dr. Wells was very thorough with her examination for arthritis.
September 12, 2022
Dr. Wells is a very good listener and is working hard to find out what is going on with me.
September 9, 2022
Truly a "care" provider. Very concerned, kind and considerate.
September 6, 2022
Dr. Wells makes me feel very comfortable she explain things to me and she takes her time with me I am so glad to have found her.
August 26, 2022
Dr. Wells is very attentive and such a good listener. She is also understanding when it comes to scheduling and med questions.
June 24, 2022
Dr. Wells is a wonderful provider. I look forward to my appointments with her. She is so authentic and caring and takes the time to listen and answer questions. McFarland Clinic is so very fortunate to have her on board.
May 13, 2022
Joined McFarland Clinic
Education & Professional Certification
- American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine
- American Board of Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS
- Doctor of Medicine
Drake University, Des Moines, IA
- Bachelors of Biochemistry, Cell, and Molecular Biology
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
- Internal Medicine
Duke University, Durham, NC
- American College of Rheumatology, Fellow Member of the Quality Measures Subcommittee
- American College of Physicians, Associate Member
Professional & Personal Interests
- Department Chair, McFarland Clinic Rheumatology
Arthritis Causes and Types
What causes joint pain, and how can it be treated? Dr. Melissa Wells has the answers.