Joseph R Teel, MD

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Professor of Clinical Family Medicine and Community Health
Vice Chair of Clinical Operations, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health - University of Pennsylvania Health System
Associate Medical Director of Operations, Penn Medicine Primary Care
Advisory Dean, Perelman School of Medicine
Department: Family Medicine and Community Health

Contact information
Penn Family Care at
Penn Medicine University City, 9th Floor
3737 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-8933
Franklin & Marshall College - Lancaster, PA, 1999.
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine , 2003.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Low to Moderate Risk Obstetrics
Family Centered Maternity Care

Description of Other Expertise

Health System Operations
Process Improvement

Selected Publications

Kendall Williams: "Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder" Penn Medicine Primary Care Podcast November 2022.

Michael L Perlis, Donn Posner, Dieter Riemann, Celyne H Bastien, Joseph Teel, Michael Thase: Insomnia. Lancet 400: 1047, September 2022.

Adrianna Rodriguez: "'A modern miracle': Experts marvel at CDC data showing fully vaccinated make up less than 1% of COVID deaths." USA Today October 2021.

Jason Laughlin: "Delta has us masking again, but which masks work best?" Philadelphia Inquirer August 2021.

Michael L Perlis, Wilfred R Pigeon, Michael A Grandner, Todd M Bishop, Dieter Riemann, Jason G Ellis, Joseph R Teel, Donn A Posner: Why Treat Insomnia? Journal of Primary Care and Community Health May 2021.

Wang, JY, Loschavio, M & Teel, J: Durable Medical Equipment: A Streamlined Approach. Family Practice Management(28), 15-20, March/April 2021.

Grace Dickinson: "How to prepare for your COVID-19 vaccine appointment" Philadelphia Inquirer February 2021.

Kendal Williams: "Managing Depression and Anxiety in Primary Care" Penn Medicine Primary Care Podcast(7), 2021.

Stacey Burling: "Influenza is about to make this coronavirus year even worse. What to know about flu shots." Philadelphia Inquirer Aug 2020.

Wang, JY. Teel, J.: A Family Medicine Resident's Guide to Practice Management: Durable Medical Equipment Protocol. American Academy of Family Physicians 2020.

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Last updated: 06/27/2023
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