Dr. Thomas Schenk, MD

Dr. Thomas Schenk, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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56 y/o
(35)

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Dr. Thomas Schenk, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Chandler, AZ and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery.

AZ Orthopedic/Sports Medicine

2905 W Warner Rd Ste 19

Chandler, AZ 85224
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Insurance Accepted

  • Ameriben
  • AZ Benefit Options
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Banner Health
  • Bashas Benefit Trust
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • City of Mesa Health Plan
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Liberty Mutual Insurance Company

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Top Care Areas

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

Osteoarthritis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Nerve Block, Somatic
very high
more than 93% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

82  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger

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40  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Orthopedic Surgical Procedures
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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.

Education

  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation (General Surgery)
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation (Orthopaedic Surgery)
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania-Orthopaedic Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Tahoe Fracture & Orthopaedic Medical Clinic (Sports Medicine)
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schenk has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dignity Health - Mercy Gilbert Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Schenk is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Schenk's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schenk to family and friends
35 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

  • 5
    (31)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Schenk's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

This is one excellent Dr. Very personable, he and his staff. When you’re in pain and the Dr can make you smile, even laugh, that goes a long way toward healing. When a doctor is cold and clinical, as many are, that makes it worse for the patient.
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I can't think of anything negative to say about Dr. Schenk. I've seen him several times over the years and would recommend him to anyone. In fact, I have and their feedback was the same. He's just an AMAZING physician!!!!
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I feel and broke my shoulder Jan 2015. Dr Schenk fixed it with a plate and screws. He is a genius. and the best surgeon. I have recovered with almost 100% use of the shoulder again. He is very meticulous and takes very good care of his patients. I couldn't be happier with the work he did on me....more
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Dr. Schenk is an excellent Physician. He takes his time and explains everything in a way that can be understood. He is very kind, and genuinely cares about his patients. I would not hesitate to recommend him to everyone. He is very warm, and unlike some other Drs, he actually listens to...more
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I was referred to doc by a friend who had been treated by him.She had high praise for him. He was everything she described & more. I had a total shoulder replacement. He very skilled & it was pleasure to have him take care of a previously painful shoulder. His office staff were very pleasant &...more
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