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Dr. Welch's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
Specializes in Family Medicine
Board certified in Family Practice
No malpractice claims found
No sanctions found
No board actions found
Dr. Welch's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Welch "A native of Kansas, Dr. Welch has been associated with Peak Vista for more than 20 years. As Chief Medical and Dental Officer, he is responsible for all medical and dental initiatives aligned with Peak Vista's 25 centers. Dr. Welch received his Bachelor's degree from the University of Kansas in Lawrence and his medical degree from Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences. He is retired from the United States Navy Reserve Medical Corps, having attained the rank of Captain. Dr. Welch serves on the board of El Paso County Medical Society, Colorado Medical Society, Memorial Hospital-University of Colorado Health. Dr. Welch has also written numerous articles for medical publications. Dr. Welch has been recognized by the National Association of Community Health Centers with the Samuel U. Rodgers Achievement Award, by the Colorado Springs Osteopathic Foundation with the John H. Drabing Award for Extraordinary Dedication and Support, and by the U.S. Navy with both the Navy Commendation Medal and Navy Achievement Medal."
This content was provided by Dr. Welch "Peak Vista Community Health Centers is a non-profit Federally Qualified Health Center dedicated to providing exceptional medical, dental and behavioral healthcare in a collaborative setting for people of all ages. We proudly serve over 80,000 patients, through 25 outpatient centers, in Colorado's Pikes Peak and East Central Plains regions.
Peak Vista is an organization focused on enhancing the health of people and the community-at-large through a professional, caring staff who are motivated, enthusiastic, respectful, energetic and committed to strategic partnerships."
Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
ADHD and-or ADD
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Chronic Neck Pain
Diabetes Type 2
Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Outer Ear Infection
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Restless Leg Syndrome
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Tobacco Use Disorder
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Abscess Incision and Drainage
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gynecologic Cancer Screening
Well Baby Care
0 Malpractice Claims
No malpractice history found for Colorado.
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.
University Of Health Sciences/College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Medical School | Graduated 1982
Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
Dr. Welch has no media or publications listed.
Memberships & Professional Affiliations
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