Dr. David Welch, MD

Dr. David Welch, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
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Age 72
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Dr. David Welch, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Saranac Lake, NY and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from Temple Univ Sch Of Med in 1971 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

2249 State Route 86 Ste 3

Saranac Lake, NY 12983

Contact Information

(518) 891-3845

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Welch performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Cerebral Palsy
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more than 49% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
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more than 41% of peers
Spondylosis
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more than 31% of peers

Dr. Welch's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

34  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Temple Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • St Peters Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Albany Medical Center Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Welch has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Welch's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Welch to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Welch's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Welch got rid of the worst pain with one visit in 2001. I continued under his care until Sept. 2015 when we retired. He was so caring that all patients were invited to his retirement party. I think I was the only patient there. If it wasn't for his guidance, I would not be walking today!!! Now...more
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