Dr. Michael Willens, DO

Dr. Michael Willens, DO

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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

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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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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Willens' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Willens treats Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Willens treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sciatica as Seen in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Trigger Point Injection
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Willens performs Trigger Point Injection more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Willens performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Block, Somatic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Willens performs Nerve Block, Somatic more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Willens performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Willens' conditions and procedures:

Acupuncture
Addiction
Addiction Treatment
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Spine
Autoimmune Diseases
Autonomic Disorders
Back Pain
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone Disorders
Car Accident Injuries
Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
Cervical Facet Joint Injection
Cervical Injection
Cervical Medial Branch Block
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Pain Management
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Degenerative Disc Disease
Diet Counseling
Discography
Epidural Block
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Injection
Epidural Steroid Injections
Exercise Counseling
Facet Block
Facet Joint Injection
Facet Joint Pain
Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
Fibromyalgia
Fracture
Headache
Herniated Disc
Interventional Pain Management
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Injection
Knee Disorders
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Disc Degeneration
Lumbar Discography
Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
Lumbar Herniated Disc
Lumbar Medial Branch Block
Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
Lumbar Puncture
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
Lumbar Sympathetic Block
Lymphedema
Medical Acupuncture
Motor Vehicle Accident
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Pain
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Blocks
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Occipital Nerve Block
Pain Management
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Nerve Block
Phantom Limb Pain
Physical Therapy
Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
Postherpetic Neuralgia
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Sacroiliac Joint Injection
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Shingles
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spondylarthropathy
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stellate Ganglion Block
Steroid Injection
Trigger Point Injection

About Me

Care Philosophy

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 tho...

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Acute Pain Medicine
  • Addiction Medicine
  • Addiction Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

Education

  • 2001
    The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital
    2001
  • 2001
    The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Residency Hospital
    2001
  • 1998
    Henry Ford Hospital System
    Internship Hospital
    1998
  • 1997
    Michigan State University / College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School
    1997
  • 1992
    Michigan State University
    Undergraduate School
    1992

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • AMA Physican Recognition Award, 2012
  • Patient's Choice Award, 2012

Dr. Willens' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Willens

4.2

Based on 49 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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(8)

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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...Read 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...Read 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...Read 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...Read 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...Read More
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Assurant Health
AvMed
Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Cigna
Cigna Network
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
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Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Tricare
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