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John Bell, MD

John Bell, MD

4.7 out of 5 (370 patient ratings)


Southwest
2610 Tenderfoot Hill St
Colorado Springs, CO 80906

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Phone: 1-719-522-1133
Fax: 1-719-226-8681


Our medical group has proudly served the Pikes Peak region for over 70 years!

Dr. Bell's special interests include heart disease and diabetes management and he has served as the primary investigator for clinical trials in treating hypertension and osteoporosis. He is a 1976 Thomas J. Watson Fellow. Dr. Bell was born and raised in New York. His hobbies include athletics and piano.

Education

1984ResidencyGeorge Washington University
1981MDAlbert Einstein College of Medicine
1976BAWilliams College

Experience

1984 - PresentPhysicianOptum
1995 - 2007Chairman and PresidentOptum Colorado Springs
1993 - 1995Managed Care DirectorOptum Colorado Springs

Professional Memberships

  • Colorado Medical Society
  • El Paso County Medical Society

PATIENT COMMENTS

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10/3/2022
He has been my primary doctor for over 15 years and he has always taken good care of me and any medical issues.
10/12/2022
Smart and caring
10/14/2022
Great doctor.
10/28/2022
I've been a "customer" of Optum/Navita/CSHP for over 30 years. Dr. Bell has been my physician since [omitted]. Excellent man.
10/19/2022
Dr. Bell is reasonably thorough, takes time to explain, and answers any questions I might have. He's been my PCP for several decades.
8/12/2022
He provides the care that I need and always wants to know whats going on with my health
8/13/2022
Dr. Bell's focused, smooth articulation of my conditions and treatments, and careful analysis therein is why I would recommend him without hesitation.
9/2/2022
He’s a good doctor. Asks questions that will get to the root of a problem.
8/11/2022
He's a great Doctor
8/12/2022
Great doctor
10/3/2022
He has been my primary doctor for over 15 years and he has always taken good care of me and any medical issues.
9/2/2022
I don't give recommendations.
7/26/2022
He's been my doctor for more than three decades and has been a very good fit for me.
8/29/2022
Dr. Bell always has the answers to my problems.
9/3/2022
Dr. Bell has a long waiting time for appointments, so I have to see a Physician assistant most of the time.
9/2/2022
We like Dr Bell. He makes you feel like you are an important patient to him. Discusses in detail bloodwork results. Not hurried
8/1/2022
Trustworthy, knowledgeable, likeable, easy to discuss health matters with.
7/18/2022
My experience with J. Bell has been most satisfactory for many years.
8/26/2022
I have been a patient of Dr. John Bell for many years and trust him with my healthcare.
9/15/2022
Knowledgeable, thorough, professional, communicates well
9/4/2022
I have been with Dr. Bell for 40+ years and I have not lived in C. Spgs. since 1979. That speaks for itself.
8/4/2022
Great Dr, but limited availability.
8/16/2021
His answers are honest
5/27/2020
Dr Bell is a caring, sincere professional.
5/5/2020
good
12/22/2020
Dr. Bell has been very consistent and thorough with my care. I would highly recommend him.
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