Dr. William Charles Welch MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. William Welch is a neurosurgeon in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Pennsylvania Hospital. He received his medical degree from State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and has been in practice for 29 years. He is one of 27 doctors at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and one of 17 at Pennsylvania Hospital who specialize in Neurological Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery

Hospital Affiliation

UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside
Ranked #8 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Ranked #12 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Pennsylvania Hospital
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Rochester
Residency, General Surgery, 1985–1986

University of Rochester
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1986–1991

State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified in Neurological Surgery

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2015

NY State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Regional anesthesia versus general anesthesia for surgery on the lumbar spine: A review of the modern literature.
De Rojas, J. O.,Syre, P.,Welch, W. C.

Kinematic MRI to Define the Cervical Facet Joint Space for the Spine in Neutral & Torsion.
Jaumard, N. V.,Udupa, J. K.,Welch, W. C.,Winkelstein, B. A.

Expert's comment concerning Grand Rounds case entitled ''Intracranial hypotension with a sixth cranial nerve palsy subsequent to massive thoracic CSF hygroma: a rare complication of thoracic disc excision" (by A. Khurana, J. Brousil, A. Russo, A. Evans, N
Welch, W. C.

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