Kathleen M. Welsh, M.D.

Dr. Welsh has a cosmetic dermatology private practice in San Francisco, California. She is on the medical staff of the California Pacific Medical Center.

Board certified in both internal medicine and dermatology, Dr. Welsh received her medical degree from Harvard Medical School. She completed an internal medicine residency at the University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, and a residency in dermatology at Stanford University School of Medicine. Prior to establishing her solo practice, Dr. Welsh spent 5 years as Chief of Dermatology for The Permanente Medical Group in San Francisco. There, she established and directed The Permanente Cosmetic Dermatology program, a model for similar programs developed nationwide. She frequently lectures on cosmetic and general dermatology topics. She lives in San Francisco with her husband, an Emergency Physician, and her 2 children. Dr. Welsh is an avid skier, windsurfer and beginning kite boarder. A small town girl, she is returning to her “roots” by growing vegetables on her urban roof.