Lou Anne Wellford, MD

Bringing True Medical Stories to the Lay Public

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Dr. Lou Anne Wellford has practiced emergency medicine for over thirty years. Early in her career, she served eight years in the US Army. Over her decades in medicine, she has encountered many heartwarming and heart wrenching stories. She has witnessed the physical, emotional and financial impact of an illness or accident on its victims.

As an avid reader, she has always been enthusiastic about great writing. Now, she is excited to bring her passion and expertise to others,  allowing a glimpse into the complicated world of medicine. Dr. Wellford has completed her first book about a young woman’s heart transplant and the unlikely relationships that develop as she rebuilds her life. She has begun working on her second book.

The author and her physician husband have raised three children and reside in San Antonio, Texas.

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