Paul D. Thielking, MD


  • English

Academic Information

  • Departments: Anesthesiology - Adjunct Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine - Adjunct Associate Professor, Psychiatry - Adjunct Associate Professor
  • Divisions: Adult Psychiatry, General Internal Medicine

Board Certification

  • American Board of Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Psychiatry)

Academic Office Information

  • 801-581-7952
  • Huntsman Mental Health Institute (formerly UNI)
    Psychiatry Department
    501 Chipeta Way
    Salt Lake City, UT 84108

Academic Bio

Paul Thielking, MD earned both a bachelor's and medical degree from the University of Iowa and completed a psychiatry residency at the University of Utah School of Medicine. He is board certified in Psychiatry and in Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Thielking focuses on a comprehensive approach to care that includes the physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual aspects of pain and suffering. He integrates medical care with complementary approaches to healing including meditation and other stress-reduction techniques. In addition to individual sessions, he offers support groups for cancer patients, and leads "self care" retreats for medical professionals.

Education History

Type School Degree
Chief Resident University of Utah School of Medicine
Chief Resident
Residency University of Utah School of Medicine
Professional Medical University of Iowa
Undergraduate University of Iowa