Dr. Alexander Hersel, MD

Dr. Alexander Hersel, MD

Interventional Pain Medicine  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Alexander Hersel, MD is an interventional pain medicine specialist in Thousand Oaks, CA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Hahnemann School Of Medicine, Allegheny University Of Health Sciences in 1998 and specializes in interventional pain medicine and anesthesiology.

1120 Newbury Rd # 150

Thousand Oaks, CA 91320

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Herniated Disc
very high
more than 96% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Hersel'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hersel "At PMIR Medical Center we are committed to helping our patients achieve lasting freedom from pain. We believe that optimal pain relief is attained when patients take an active role in their pain management. Using a team approach, our doctors and specialists collaborate with our patients throughout the treatment process, increasing their sense of control over their pain while helping to decrease the feelings of isolation that often accompany chronic pain."

2  Specialties

  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Hersel does not have any board certifications listed.

41  Conditions Treated

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18  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 Of California At Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Hahnemann School Of Medicine, Allegheny University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Memorian Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Ny Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • UCLA Pain Management Center, Department Of Anesthesiology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Hersel has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hersel's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hersel to family and friends
76 total reviews (31 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (76)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Hersel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (31)

I have been coming for about 6 months. Both the office staff and the medical staff were exceptional. The procedure here was very efficient and helpful. I would definitely recommend them to my friends and family.
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I have been in pain, neck and mid back for years, unable to turn my neck or sit. Dr. Hersel's treatment has left me pain free!
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My experience here was exceptional. The staff and doctors were extremely professional and attentive to my needs. I had a wonderful and quick recovery after treatment for my issue.
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Dr. Hersel is always positive, listens closely and recommends the best possible solutions. His staff is great!
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Dr. Hersel was thorough and did a complete neurological exam. He was very professional and reassuring. I'm confident he could help me.
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