About Us

Lisa Welch, MD, the host of The Good Doctor, has her own private practice in metro Atlanta. A native of Tuskegee, AL, she received her undergraduate degree from Auburn University and obtained an MD at Morehouse School of Medicine (1993) in Atlanta, GA. She completed her Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine at Eastern VA Graduate School of Medicine (1993-1996) in Norfolk, VA. She’s married and has one daughter.

Dedicated, compassionate and engaged, Dr. Welch brings more than 20 years of experience to her medical practice. Growing up in a community where receiving basic medical assistance was a challenge, she was inspired, at a very young age, to be an advocate for those who are underserved and have minimal or no health coverage.

Her commitment to her patients extends beyond a routine check-up. She encourages her patients to understand the importance of their family medical history and how it directly relates to them. According to Dr. Welch, “There are a lot of health issues that we see today that can be prevented or easily managed if the patient understands their medical history. Many health issues we see today are genetic or the result of family tradition or bad habits. Health issues apply to everybody, they are not color blind, and my goal is to inform, educate and encourage my patients to live a quality life.”

In a time where some doctors have become more self-serving, ignoring those that are underserved, Dr. Welch remembers her days as a youth and her desire to serve this community. She provides quality care to her diverse patient roster and also offers practical solutions on how to manage their healthcare during these challenging economic times.

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Over the past decade, medical shows have dominated the airways and have become a platform to deliver important medical messages to its captive audience. With some shows reaching more than 10 million viewers, these shows often have more influence than credible TV news medical reporters, national news magazines and special reports on health. TV doctors are becoming the authority when it comes to medical conditions, but it is TV and the doctors are actors.

Enter in Dr. Lisa Welch. An accomplished internist for 20 years, Dr. Welch is a real doctor, with a real practice with real patients that offers real information that can save real lives.

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About Privia Medical Group

Our practice is a proud member of Privia Medical Group - a physician-led, multi-speciality, national medical group. The nation’s top primary care physicians and specialists came together to form Privia Medical Group and share in the mission of providing better, more coordinated care to patients.

Our group focuses on taking accountability for the health and wellness of the patients we serve. We use some of the latest advances in medicine to help our patients remain healthy and better manage disease by offering our patients access to innovative health management technologies, proactive team-based care, and an evidenced-based, patient-centered approach.

Here’s what sets Privia Medical Group apart from traditional practices:

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  • Nationally recognized top physicians and healthcare professionals
  • Physician-led, high-performance medical group
  • Unhurried, comprehensive visits, with time to develop the right care plan
  • Personalized care that exceeds your expectations

Proactive Care

  • Collaborative, team-based medical group
  • Staffed with Health Coaches, Nurse Educators, Pharmacists, and Care Managers
  • Same-day/next-day appointments available
  • Care reminders and alerts
  • Check ins with clinical experts between your office visits

Convenient Technology

  • Book appointments and renew prescriptions online
  • Send and receive secure messages with your care team
  • Secure access to electronic medical records
  • Pay your invoices by credit card, securely and conveniently

State-of-the Art Security and Privacy

We go to extreme lengths to ensure our patients’ information remains confidential and secure.

Not only is our team trained in modern privacy standards (such as HIPAA and PCI compliance), but we also keep your information secure with Secure Socket Layer (SSL) data encryption, firewalls, secure servers (including 24/7 surveillance and biometric access), and many more measures to ensure your information won’t fall into the wrong hands.

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