OhioBWC - Common:  Dr. Terrence B. Welsh

Medical Director Dr. Terrence B. Welsh

The BWC Administrator/CEO appointed Terrence B. Welsh, M.D., chief medical officer in August 2017. As a member of the Medical & Health Division leadership team, Dr. Welsh provides direction for the development and oversight of medical policy.

Dr. Welsh is a graduate of Marquette University and the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. He is board-certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Electrodiagnostic Medicine, Pain Medicine, and independent medical examinations. He has served as president of the Ohio PM & R Society and the Scioto County Medical Society. He also has extensive experience in physician leadership, serving as Chief of Staff, Chief Medical Officer (CMO), and Chief of Medical Affairs (CMA) at three Ohio hospitals. In addition, Dr. Welsh served as Chief Medical Advisor to the Ohio Industrial Commission and was in private practice in southern Ohio for over 20 years.

Dr. Welsh was born, raised and resides in Lancaster with his wife of 30 years. He is the proud father of four.