Dr. William Docken, MD

Dr. William Docken, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
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Dr. William Docken, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Chestnut Hill, MA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine in 1971 and specializes in rheumatology.

850 Boylston St Ste 130

Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

Contact Information

(617) 732-9500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Docken'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.

1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

71  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Beth Israel Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Beth Israel Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Robert B Brigham Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Docken has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French Creole

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Docken's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Docken to family and friends
13 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Docken'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 (3)

I have seen Dr. Docken--on and off--for twenty years. He's a great doctor. Thoughtful, knowledgeable, great bedside manner, really listens to patient concerns. He is communicative, takes time to explain, compassionate. He's a fantastic physician.
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I have been seeing him for 10 years. All I can say is he is the most wonderful doctor I ever met. He's caring, kind, knowledgeable. He spend enough time to listen. He always returns calls. He is great.
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I have been seeing Dr Docken for over twenty years and he has been supportive and has provided me the best of care for my many ailments. He is the best!
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