Dr. Michael Willens, DO

Dr. Michael Willens, DO

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Michael Willens, DO is a pain medicine specialist in Jacksonville, FL and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Michigan State University / College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1997 and specializes in pain medicine, interventional pain medicine, and more.

3003 Claire Ln Bldg 100

Jacksonville, FL 32223

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
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Top Care Areas

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Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
more than 79% of peers
Trigger Point Injection
more than 72% of peers
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
more than 70% of peers

Dr. Willens'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. Willens "Our practice is focused on cases requiring a balanced, complex and multidisciplinary approach to treatment. Dr. Michael Willens is here to serve you as a Cleveland Clinic Foundation trained expert in the field of Pain Management who has helped thousands of patients here in Jacksonville, Florida since 2001. Our clinic is warm, inviting, and professional with state-of-the-art technology. We pride ourselves on our boutique-styled, patient-focused practice."

8  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Acute Pain Medicine
  • Addiction Medicine
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Anesthesiology
  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Osteopathic Manipulative Therapy
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

46  Conditions Treated

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43  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Michigan State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Michigan State University / College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Henry Ford Hospital System
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Medical Acupuncture & Five Element
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • AMA Physican Recognition Award, 2012
  • Patient's Choice Award, 2012
Media & Publications

Dr. Willens has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Willens' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Willens to family and friends
49 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (49)

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Dr. Willens' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

I have been seeing Dr. Willens for the past year and he is very compassionate and caring about giving the best care to the patient. I was impressed with his knowledge on my first visit. I have had chronic pain for the last 18 years from a bad accident. We moved here from Michigan 2 years ago and it...more
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I have been through many doctors before Dr. Willens, I was and am still completely amazed every time I have an appointment or simply call his office. The staff are always friendly and willing to help and do help unlike other offices I’ve dealt with. Dr. Willens is always concerned about my...more
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What a cocky jerk! Won’t let you speak, just shoots you up with an unidentifiable substance while you try to eek out questions. Drops patients if they are depressed. Gets you hooked on all kinds of pills and then is so disrespectful if he doesn’t like the outcome he drops you after years of this...more
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Every appointment that i had with Dr. Willens ended with me still having questions for him while he was exiting the room. It is like he has an allotted amount of minutes for each patient and when that time is up you are out of luck if you are not not finished talking with him. There are no...more
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After relocating from Fort Myers, Florida to Fleming Island, Florida I conducted research on pain management specialists. I was being treated for severe back pain due to herniated discs and arthritis. Dr. Michael Willens was highly recommended by my specialist in Fort Myers. Previous treatments...more
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