Dr. Michael Welch, DO

Dr. Michael Welch, DO

Family Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(3)
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Dr. Michael Welch, DO is a family medicine doctor who practices in Colorado Springs, CO. He is 64 years old and has been practicing for 32 years.Read his story

2828 International Cir # 160

Colorado Springs, CO 80910

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Welch's Experience

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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."

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Care Philosophy

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."

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Specialties

  • Family Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Ataxia
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bronchitis
  • Bursitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cellulitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Cough
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dizziness
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Ear Ache
  • Emphysema
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Glaucoma
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Injuries
  • Insomnia
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lyme Disease
  • Menopause
  • Migraine
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pneumonia
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Immunization
  • Mole Removal
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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 Health Sciences/College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Naval Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Naval Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Welch has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Welch's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Welch to family and friends
3.7
based on 3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Welch accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Cofinity
    Cofinity PPO
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Welch has admitting privileges

Penrose-St. Francis Health Services
2222 N Nevada Ave
Colorado Springs, CO 80907
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University of Colorado Health - Memorial Hospital Central
1400 E Boulder St
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
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