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Carolyn Welty, M.D.


Dr. Carolyn Welty, a geriatrician, has expertise in all aspects of geriatric care including problems such as memory loss, depression, failure to thrive, weight loss, falls and difficulty walking. Welty, who sees patients at the Center for Geriatric Care, is board certified in internal and pulmonary medicine with added qualifications in geriatrics.

Prior to joining UCSF Medical Center, Welte was on the staff of the Cleveland Clinic and the Kettering Medical Center Senior Health Center, both in Ohio. She previously was a clinical associate professor at Wright State University and an assistant professor at Boston University School of Medicine. She is a graduate of the University of Southern California School of Medicine and completed her residency training at the Hospital of the Good Samaritan Hospital in Los Angeles. In addition, she has a master's degree in epidemiology from the Harvard School of Medicine.


Center for Geriatric Care
3575 Geary Boulevard, First Floor
San Francisco, CA 94118
Phone: (415) 353-4900
Fax: (415) 353-8101

Hours: Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

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University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine 1975


Hospital of the Good Samaritan Hospital in Los Angeles, Internal Medicine 1979


UC Davis Medical Center, Pulmonary Medicine 1981
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Epidemiology 1984
Carney Hospital, Critical Care Medicine 1985