Skip to Main Content

Carolyn Welty

MD

Geriatrician

Dr. Carolyn Welty is a specialist in the medical care of older adults. She has expertise in all aspects of geriatric care, including memory loss, depression, failure to thrive, weight loss, falls and difficulty walking.

Welty earned her medical degree from the Keck School of Medicine of USC. She completed residency training in internal medicine at Good Samaritan Hospital in Los Angeles. She completed a fellowship in pulmonary medicine at the University of California, Davis Medical Center; a fellowship in epidemiology at Brigham and Women's Hospital, an affiliate of Harvard Medical School; and a fellowship in critical care medicine at Carney Hospital, an affiliate of Tufts University School of Medicine. In addition, she has a master's degree in epidemiology from Harvard Medical School.

Before joining UCSF, Welty was on the staff of the Cleveland Clinic and Kettering Medical Center. She previously was a clinical associate professor at Wright State University and an assistant professor at Boston University School of Medicine.

  • Education

    Keck School of Medicine, 1975

  • Residencies

    Good Samaritan Hospital, Internal Medicine, 1979

  • Fellowships

    UC Davis, Pulmonary Medicine, 1981

    Harvard Medical School, Epidemiology, 1984

    Tufts University, Critical Care Medicine, 1985

  • Board Certifications

    Pulmonary Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine

    Geriatric Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

    Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Academic Title

    Professor

Where I see patients (1)

    My reviews

    4.8

    Overall Experience
    505 Ratings
    Explained things in a way that was easy to understand
    501 Ratings
    Did the doctor pay attention to your concerns
    501 Ratings
    Gave easy to understand instructions about taking care of health problems or concerns
    471 Ratings
    Knew the important information about your medical history
    500 Ratings
    The provider showed respect for what you had to say
    503 Ratings
    The provider spent enough time with me
    504 Ratings

    Selected research

    Contact me

    Share