Dr. Donald Henderson, MD

Dr. Donald Henderson, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
Dr. Donald Henderson, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University of Florida in 1972 and specializes in internal medicine and gastroenterology.Read his story

8631 W 3rd St Ste 1135E

Los Angeles, CA 90048

Contact Information

(310) 659-8760

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
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Dr. Henderson's Experience

Dr. Henderson's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Henderson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Henderson "Donald R. Henderson, M.D., MPH is a specialist in healthcare organization, management and delivery. His professional career includes activities in quality assurance and healthcare access. He is an expert in medical technology. Dr. Henderson is a gastroenterologist in Los Angeles, CA. His more than 40 years of clinical practice has embodied a holistic approach to patient care. Dr. Henderson is an Assistant Clinical Professor at UCLA Medical Center and is Medical Director of Encore Wellness & Weight Loss. He has served on the board of Blue Shield of CA and the American Cancer Society. With expertise in the complexities of health care delivery and management, he is providing a guideline for individual long-term health and happiness."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Henderson "The unique interaction between mental and physical components of gastrointestional disorders has allowed Dr. Henderson to develop a powerful formula for a healthy life. The Encore Wellness program is the product of that formula and longevity and we are pleased to share it with you."

2  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Gastroenterology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Henderson does not have any board certifications listed.

83  Conditions Treated

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21  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.


  • University of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Beth Israel
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Beth Israel
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • UCLA
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Henderson has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Henderson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Henderson's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

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Dr. Henderson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Excellent care and treatment. Listened carefully, guided me through medical procedures and had a calming effect during my period if anxiety.
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Dr. Henderson is one of the best doctors I have ever been to. He listens and asks a lot of questions. He is very caring and professional.
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Beware of this doctor. Went for routine physical and was coerced into paying $400/visit even though my policy fully covers routine physical. The doctor was rude/confrontational. He kept asking Why are you here? He ordered tests and xrays I didn't need and never followed up. I am still waiting for...more
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I saw Dr. Henderson for a routine physical. He spent time reviewing my history, asked pertinent questions, and made good suggestions. I was impressed with how thorough he was, in addition to being easy to relate to.
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No I would not and will not recommend this character to anyone I know. He/office personnel uses billing codes to receive more money from the insurance company. He does not acknowledge messages left for him to contact you so he can explain your diagnosis that he thinks is wrong to gain a better...more
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