Joseph R Teel, MD

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Professor of Clinical Family Medicine and Community Health
Advisory Dean, Perelman School of Medicine
Chief, Regional Primary Care, Penn Medicine Medical Group
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

JENNIFER N. LEE, MD, JENNY WANG, MD, FAAFP, LAURA KURASH, MD, AND JOSEPH TEEL, MD, FAAFP: "Utilizing a Flex Clinician to Manage Absences and Support Wellness" Family Practice Management May 2024.

Mehta SJ, Volpp KG, Troxel AB, Teel J, Reitz C, Purcell A, Shen H, McNelis K, Snider CK, Asch DA: “Remote Monitoring and Social Support for Patients with Hypertension: a Randomized Clinical Trial” JAMA Network Open April 2024.

Joseph Teel, Eleanor Anderson: “Depression – Understanding, Identifying, and Diagnosing” New England Journal of Medicine 2024.

Janet M Y Cheung, Hannah Scott, Alexandria Muench, Dieter Riemann, Joseph Teel, Michael Thase, Michael Perlis: Lancet Correspondence. Author Reply. Lancet October 2023.

Kendall Williams, Joseph Teel, Shazia Sazul: "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.

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Last updated: 04/14/2024
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