Dr. Alan Schenk, MD

Dr. Alan Schenk, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. Alan Schenk, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Laguna Woods, CA and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in rheumatology.

24331 El Toro Rd Ste 380

Laguna Woods, CA 92637

Contact Information

(949) 583-0222

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Schenk performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Arthritis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Osteoporosis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Schenk's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

64  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Mt Sinai Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Mt Sinai Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Calif Irvine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schenk has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schenk's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schenk to family and friends
23 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Schenk's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I took my 91 yr. old mother to. Dr. Shrenk was totally inconsiderate of her age and and dementia He was short with her, did not give her the respect or courtesy of someone her age and condition I could have overlooked his bedside manner, if he was an outstanding doctor, however unfortunately his...more
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I needed a Reclast shot for my osteoporosis treatment. I sent detailed doctors files prior to the appointment. They did not review the files before. I was asked random questions and was given what seemed like a general check up, then asked to get more labs done. All they wanted to do was schedule...more
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I’ve been seeing Dr Schenk for several years. Always kind and reviews my test results but the last 2 times i saw Nancy. The only thing she kept harping on me was to lose weight. I’ve stopped going there and will see my regular doc for my blood work
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Several visits, no treatment -- but always a BIG push for the NEXT appointment. No consideration of the patient's time -- long waits every visit; and when he would finally show, he had not even spent a minute to review his notes. So the "consult" would be him reading the notes, you repeating...more
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I was unable to find many (any) Rheumatologists in South Orange County since my condition is not chronic and require special intervention. Dr. Schenk's office willingly accepted me and scheduled a prompt appointment. Staff are excellent and promptly respond to calls. Dr. Schenk's demeanor and...more
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