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About Dr. Donald W Welsh

Dr. Donald W Welsh, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Birmingham, AL. He has 44 years of experience. His specialties include Internal Medicine. Dr. Welsh has received 1 award. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

7 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Donald W Welsh is Great. Dr. Donald W Welsh has been rated by 7 patients. From those 7 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Donald W Welsh is 4.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

American Family Care-Hoover

1680 Montgomery Hwy
Birmingham, AL 35216
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Specialties

Dr. Donald W Welsh has the following 1 specialty

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Expertise

    6 Expertise

  • Immunization
  • Vaccination
  • Heartburn
  • Weight Loss
  • Check-up
  • Physical

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One Star

Pathetic excuse for a doctor! If I could rate him with no stars I would! Didn't even know his name, because he didn't introduce himself to my 12 year old daughter or me. My daughter felt disgusting after he open her tshirt and put his stethoscope down to check her breathing. Then claims she has some disease because she is not breathing comfortably. Announces said diagnosis without any bedside manner and sends 12 year old and 9 year old sister into tears; and walks out of the room without another word. The staff apologizes for his behavior multiple times; while I get needed form and ask for his name; since he didn't provide it. Staff is in tears over his behavior and clearly embarrassed. Simply reply it's not their fault for his behavior and you did nothing wrong; I need his name so I can report him. All this after an almost three hour wait. Nope definitely would not recommend him and have already started the process to have him removed.

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Awesome Doctor

I am blessed to have found Dr. Welsh.

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2009, 2012, 2008)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Education

    44 Years Experience

  • University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1974

  • University Of Alabama Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Donald W Welsh accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana National POS
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

American Family Care-Hoover, 1680 Montgomery Hwy, Birmingham, AL
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    Dr. Donald W Welsh is similar to the following 3 Doctors near Birmingham, AL.