Julie Çelebi, MD, MS, FAAFP

Associate Clinical Professor and Wellness Director, Department of Family Medicine, University of California San Diego

Dr. Çelebi is an Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Family Medicine at UCSD, with a secondary appointment in the Herbert Wertheim School of Public Health. As a proud “full-spectrum” family physician, Dr. Çelebi practices the full breadth of primary care for patients of all ages, including children and adults. She cares for a diverse patient population with a special interest in women’s health, obstetrics, office procedures, LGBTQ+ healthcare, and medicine for the medically underserved. 

Dr. Çelebi serves as Wellness Director for UCSD’s Department of Family Medicine, and is involved in clinician wellness and compassion initiatives at UCSD and beyond. She is part of the core faculty for the UCSD Family Medicine residency and co-directs a course on compassion and community engagement at UCSD’s School of Medicine. She also serves as a Well-Being Educator for the American Academy of Family Physicians and is president of the San Diego Academy of Family Physicians.