Austin Wellock, MD, FACEP

Medical Director

Dr. Austin Wellock currently serves as medical director of the Summa Health System Akron site. In addition to being a Recruiting Presenter, Dr. Austin Wellock is staff physician at West Medical Center.

He has previously served as Assistant Director and Site Quality Director at both Springfield Medical Center in Springfield, OH, and University Hospital Parma Medical Center.

Dr. Wellock received his undergraduate training at Ashland University in Ashland, OH.  He earned his medical degree from the University of Toledo College of Medicine in Toledo, OH.  Dr. Wellock completed his emergency medicine residency and served as Chief Resident at The Ohio State University Medical Center in Columbus, OH. He was awarded The Ohio State University College of Medicine 2012 Emergency Medicine House Staff Teaching Award.

Dr. Wellock is a member of the American College of Emergency Physicians, the Emergency Medicine Residents’ Association, the American Medical Student Association and the American College of Physicians. 

In addition to spending time with the family, Dr. Wellock enjoys participating in many physical activities including: golf, volleyball, working out, and jogging. Dr. Wellock also thoroughly enjoys non-physical activities like watching movies and reading with his kids.