Theodore H. Welling III, M.D.
Associate Professor, Transplant Surgery
Co-Director, Multidisciplinary Liver Tumor Program
University of Michigan Health Systems
1500 E. Medical Center Drive
2850B Taubman Center
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5331
Theodore H. Welling, III, M.D. is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Surgery, Section of Transplant Surgery at the University of Michigan Health System in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Dr. Welling received his medical degree from the University of Michigan Medical School in 1999 and went on to complete his General Surgery residency at the University of Michigan Health System in June of 2005. He completed his fellowship in transplantation in 2007 at UMHS and joined the faculty that same year where he has practiced since that time.
His clinical interest is in novel therapies for hepatic and biliary malignancies that include use of liver transplantation, hepatobiliary surgery, or laparoscopic liver surgery. His research interests reside in clinical and translational investigations of new therapies for cholangiocarcinoma and hepatocellular carcinoma and the role of the immune system and cancer stem cells on hepatic malignancy development or progression.