Our Doctor

Delia Wessels, MD

Delia Wessels, MD, FAAP

Professional Experience
Dr. Delia Wessels (pronounced "vessels") is the pediatrician and owner at Allied Pediatrics. She moved to Chattanooga in June of 2013 after five years of private practice in the Lake Tahoe area in order to be closer to her extended family. Dr. Wessels completed medical school and her pediatric residency at Loma Linda University in Southern California after which she worked at Kaiser Permanente before moving to Northern Nevada. She has a wide range of pediatric interests including holistic preventive care, newborn medicine, asthma and allergies, special needs children and school health. Dr. Wessels is fluent in Spanish and Afrikaans (Dutch) and believes that all children deserve access to excellent medical care.

Education
BS, RN, Southern Adventist University, Collegedale, TN
MD, Loma Linda Univeristy, Loma Linda, CA
Pediatrics Residency, Loma Linda University Children's Hospital, Loma Linda, CA

Professional
Board Certified, American Board of Pediatrics
Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics
Licensed in the states of CA, NV, and TN

Pediatric Services

  • Well checks and immunizations
  • Same day sick visits
  • Newborn circumcisions and frenotomies
  • Wart removal and other minor procedures
  • Asthma and allergy management
  • Care for premature infants and special-needs children
  • Breast-feeding support