Dr. David Welch, MD

Dr. David Welch, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. David Welch, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Johnson City, TN and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in gastroenterology.

310 N State of Franklin Rd Ste 202

Johnson City, TN 37604

Contact Information

(423) 929-7111

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Diarrhea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dysphagia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 99% 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

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

79  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • University Tenn/Va Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Tenn/Va Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Vanderbilt University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

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

1.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Welch to family and friends
16 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    POOR
  • Answers questions

    POOR
  • Time well spent

    POOR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    POOR
  • Answers questions

    POOR
  • Time well spent

    POOR

Patient Comments (4)

I waited in the office for 2 hours before he saw me. What is the point of giving appointments? I chose him because he was available the earliest. The nurses claimed they sent the prescription but had forgotten to do so. Never coming back here.
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Extremely dishonest. Billing is dishonest. Bills insurance incorrectly so the patient has to pay the bill instead of the insurance. Billing and nurses are rude. They overbook and have no time to spend with patient. Received a bill before I saw the doctor. They herd you in and out like cattle. Never...more
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Dr. Welch saw my father at JCMC for GI complications. My father also has cirrhosis, which is well documented in his medical records. Dr. Welch advised him to take over the counter Tylenol for pain. When Tylenol is the most common for causing drug induced liver failure ESPECIALLY in patients who are...more
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He visited me in the hospital because my Dr. was in his group. He was brisk and borderline rude. He only stayed about 2 to 3 minutes. I do not recommend him.
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