Dr. Eli Hendel, MD

Dr. Eli Hendel, MD

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66 y/o
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Dr. Eli Hendel, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Glendale, CA and has been practicing for 34 years. He specializes in internal medicine, pulmonary critical care medicine, and more.Read his story

Eli E Hendel MD

1500 S Central Ave Ste 117

Glendale, CA 91204
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Caremore Medical Group
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • HealthCare Partners
  • Medicare
  • Regal Medical Group
  • SCAN Health Plan

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Dr. Hendel's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hendel "Dr. Eli Hendel is a medical practicioner in Glendale, California. Dr. Hendel is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, and holds board certifications in Pulmonary Medicine and Sleep Medicine. He is currently affilliated with Glendale Adventist Medical Center, and Glendale Memorial Hospital where he is currently Chief of Medicine. Dr. Hendel received his training in Internal Medicine at State University of New York Downstate Medical Center and did his Fellowship in Pulmonary Medicine at University of Southern California Medical Center in Los Angeles. CURRENT1986 – Present Private practice in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Diseases (Glendale, CA) 1989 – Present Treating injured workers and performing disability evaluations in the field of Workers Compensation 1991 – Present Qualified Medical Evaluator for the State of California performing disability evaluations 2004 – Present Performing Agreed Medical Evaluations for Workers' Compensation attorneys CERTIFICATIONS American Board of Internal Medicine (Board Certified Internal Medicine ) American Board of Sleep Medicine (Board certified ABIM Sleep Medicine ) American Board of Internal Medicine Pulmonary Diseases (Board Certified Pulmonary Diseases) Qualified Medical Examiner (QME)Certified Medical Examiner – Federal Motor safety Carrier Administration ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS University of Southern California – Keck School of Medicine – Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE 2017 – PresentGlendale Memorial Hospital Chief Department of Medicine 2014 – Present Health Central/Remedy Health Writer/Contributor, Blogger (COPD, Asthma, Sleep Disorders) 2014 – Present Apollo ACO ( Accountable Care Organization ) ,Glendale, CA Chairman of the Board/Board Member 2016 – present Glendale Memorial Hospital (Glendale,CA) Chief of Medicine2013 – 2014 Glendale Memorial Hospital (Glendale, CA) Director of Intensive Care services 2006 – Present University of Southern California, School of Medicine (Los Angeles, CA) Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine 2004 – 2012 Lakeside Medical Group (Glendale, CA) Chairman of Credentials Committee 2003 – 2005 Glendale Memorial Hospital (Glendale, CA) Chairman of Credentials Committee 1998 – 2004Glendale Memorial Medical Group (Glendale, CA) Chairman of Credentials Committee 1992 – 2003 Glendale Memorial Medical Group (Glendale, CA) Member, Board of Directors1994 – 1995 Glendale Memorial Hospital (Glendale, CA) Chairman of Emergency Services Committee1988 – 1994 Los Angeles Community Hospital (Los Angeles, CA) Medical Director – Pulmonary Department1988 – 1989 Linda Vista Hospital (Los Angeles, CA) Chief of Medicine1988 – 1989 Los Angeles Community Hospital (Los Angeles, CA) Chief of Medicine1987 – 1988White Memorial Hospital (Los Angeles, CA) Medical Director – Pulmonary Department1986 – 1993 University of Southern California, School of Medicine (Los Angeles, CA) Voluntary Faculty1985 – 1986Lincoln Hospital (Los Angeles, CA) Medical Director – Pulmonary Department EDUCATION1 982 – 1984 University of Southern California, Barlow Hospital (Los Angeles, CA) Fellowship – Pulmonary Diseases 1979 – 1982 State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center, Kings County Hospital (Brooklyn, NY) Residency – Internal Medicine1978 – 1979 State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center (Brooklyn, NY) Medical Degree1974 – 1978Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara (Guadalajara, Mexico)"
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This content was provided by Dr. Hendel "I communicate with my patients. I strive to explain their medical condition and discuss their treatment options in plain language. Provide state of the art medical care for our patients in a friendly, compassionate and professional setting."

3  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

30  Conditions Treated

8  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

  • Northeastern University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Donwstate Medical Center Brooklyn,N.Y
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Kings Co Downstate Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • La Co Usc Barlow
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hendel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hendel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hendel

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Back in the 90's I was a patient of his we moved to Palm Springs in 02' I moved back here in 17' I have been trying to get an appointment for over 3 weeks I have left several messages I even had this website contact them directly left them my number and here it is a week later and still no reply...Read More
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Upset patient in , CA – May 12, 2018
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I met Dr. Hendel over 10 years ago while he was caring for my elderly father. He seemed to be a favorite of the elderly as his office was always full with them. That in itself is a great indicator of his compassion as I found my elders to be quite difficult at times of medical needs. He showed...Read More
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Anne Marie in BURBANK – Apr 25, 2018
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PILAR FRONT DESK PERSON, VERY RUDE. SHE THINKS SHE KNOWS EVERYTHING . DOESNT WANT TO LISTEN TO PATIENT. DOESNT CHECK YOUR ELIGIBILITY. NOT ACCOMODATING AT ALL.
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Maria in Vargas – Apr 11, 2018
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I had to go see this doctor as my QME and he got so many things in the wrong places which defiantly effected my disability claim. Maybe it was an honest mistake but either way it's his job to be precise about the information given. I hope this is not how QME doctors really are.
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Kenneth Phelps in Fresno, CA – May 09, 2017
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