Dr. Samuel Schenker, MD

Dr. Samuel Schenker, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 71
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Samuel Schenker, MD is a neurology specialist in Toms River, NJ and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Universidad De Santiago De Compostela-Md in 1979 and specializes in neurology and interventional pain medicine.Read his story

437 Lakehurst Rd

Toms River, NJ 08755

Contact Information

(732) 341-2822

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Schenker

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas


See how frequently Dr. Schenker performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Back Pain
more than 64% of peers
more than 54% of peers
Spinal Nerve Block
more than 41% of peers

Dr. Schenker'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.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

Dr. Schenker's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Schenker "Dr. Samuel David Schenker is a Other Doctors - Specialist practicing in Toms River, NJ, started practicing 1983 PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION American Academy of Neurology American Society of Medical Doctors American Academy of Sports Medicine AWARDS & ACCOLADES First implantable Spinal Cord Regenerative Device - Patented 2014 Patented for 2016 Implantable Devices for Failed Back Surgery and Traumatic Brain Injury Compassionate Doctor Recognition 2010 HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS Community Medical Center - Toms River Meadowlands Hospital Manalapan Surgery Center Middletown Surgery Center Pleasantdale Surgery Center Southern New Jersey Surgery Center - Mount Holly Jasper Ambulatory Surgery Center FORMS OF PAYMENT Accepts cash, check, Amex, Visa, and MasterCard. INSURANCES ACCEPTED Aetna Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO Commercial Insurance Company Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey Tricare Medicare Personal Injury and Workman's Com HOURS Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM "


Read More


  • Neurology
  • Interventional Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

Dr. Schenker does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Neuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis


Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • Universidad De Santiago De Compostela-Md
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Internal Medicine-Jersey Shore Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Neurology-Nassau County Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Board Certfication-American Academy Of Pain Management
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Schenker has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Schenker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Schenker does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Schenker and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Schenker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schenker to family and friends
based on 16 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Schenker's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Manahawkin NJ
I have been seeing Dr. Schenker for back pain. His staff is professional, friendly and courteous. Dr. Schenker has been very successful at relieving my pain. Previous doctors were not able to relieve my back pain at all. He tested me thoroughly, much more then previous doctors. He explains...more
Was this helpful? YESNot Helpful
Flag this
in Forked River, NJ
So far my experience with Dr Schenker and his staff has been nothing less than incredible!!
Was this helpful? YESNot Helpful
Flag this
in Jackson, N.J.
I had been suffering with chronic pain for years. I was constantly in the emergency room. My doctors were treating me with different pain killers that we're not helping the pain. I went to see Dr. Schenker, and after a few visits and different tests, he had my pain under control. He takes time...more
Was this helpful? YESNot Helpful
Flag this
in Howell, NJ
Worst doctor experience. Walked in and out of the room for no reason. Judged me by my appearance. Never been so offended. He didn't even order an MRI. Garden state pain management is who I go to now and they are great.
Was this helpful? YESNot Helpful
Flag this
in Toms River, NJ
Dr Schenker is the most unprofessional doctor I have ever seen. And I have seen many doctors with my condition. He speaks over you while you are answering his questions, his bedside manor is non-existent. He is gruff, nasty and i would not bring my dog to him. Please find a professional doctor who...more
Was this helpful? YESNot Helpful

Are you Dr. Schenker?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Clinical Neurophysiology