Accepting new patients

Dr. Douglas Hempel, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 49

Dr. Hempel

Dr. Douglas Hempel, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Brookfield, WI and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Wisconsin in 1998 and specializes in rheumatology.


Accepting new patients


Make an appointment


Insurance Check

Search for your insurance provider

Dr. Hempel accepts

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

(262) 785-0777

Dr. Hempel accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Background Check

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice claims information for Wisconsin
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Hempel's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Hempel's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hempel treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Hempel treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hempel treats Arthritis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Hempel treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hempel treats Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Hempel treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Hempel's conditions and procedures:

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Inflammatory Myopathies
  • Injection of Tendon
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • IV Therapy
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tendonitis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • X-Ray

About Me

Biography

Dr. Douglas Hempel, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Brookfield, WI and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Wisconsin in 1998 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

Med College Wi Affil Hosps
Residency Hospital
2003
Med College Wi
Fellowship Hospital
1998
Medical College Of Wisconsin
Medical School
2003
1998

Awards

Dr. Hempel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hempel

3.7

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
57.89473684210526%
(11)
4 Stars
10.526315789473685%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
1 Star
26.31578947368421%
(5)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Hempel?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • Under 10 minutes
Dr. Hempel's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Douglas Hempel, MD
RecentHighestLowestMost Helpful
Reply
Dr. Hempel listens and really seems to care about you
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Douglas Hempel, MD?
Reply
We waited 7 weeks to get apt, we were a few minutes late and he refused to see us. I am new to the area and took a few wrong turns to find his office. If a Dr. makes you wait 7 weeks to see him and you are a few minutes late and he will not see you he is not a very good Dr. when he will not even...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option1
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Douglas Hempel, MD?
Reply
Great doctor! So happy and friendly and answers all my questions and cares about ME! I am not just another patient to him. Very happy to have found him.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Douglas Hempel, MD?
Reply
I would not recommend dr. Hempel. He did not do a rom exam, no blood work or x-rays. Just relied on what the np stated, that I had osteoarthritis. Had to see dr. Larry Pearson to have the proper tests done and found out that I also have Lupus.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Douglas Hempel, MD?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Hempel?

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Hempel treats patients.

Learn more

Compare Providers

More providers who are similar to Dr. Hempel

Show All Rheumatologists