Ted Scheel


Social worker
Avid runner, backpacker and book club member

  • (415) 885-7528
  • (415) 885-7528

Ted Scheel is a social worker who supports patients as they undergo treatment for head or neck cancer. He strives to address patients' individual needs for emotional and social well-being.

Scheel earned his master's degree in social work as well as a master's degree in public health at Washington University in St. Louis. Before joining UCSF, he served as a social worker in the emergency department of Barnes-Jewish Hospital and completed an internship at the Alvin J. Siteman Cancer Center.

  • Education

    Washington University in St. Louis, MSW, 2014

    Washington University in St. Louis, MPH, 2014

I believe patients, families and caregivers should be given comprehensive social, emotional and financial support both during and after treatment.

Clinics I work with

Head & Neck Surgery Cancer Program

Bakar Precision Cancer Medicine Building

1825 Fourth St., Fifth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94158

Please check with your health insurance plan regarding coverage for this type of care. Not all providers at UCSF are covered by every insurance plan.