Dr. William Funk, MD

Dr. William Funk, MD

Family Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(12)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. William Funk, MD is a family medicine specialist in Newark, DE and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Thomas Jefferson University in 1977 and specializes in family medicine.Read his story

665 Churchmans Rd

Newark, DE 19702

Contact Information

(302) 731-0900

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare

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Dr. Funk's Experience

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Dr. Funk's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice and Sports Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Funk's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Funk "I practice Family Medicine in a private office setting. I care for newborns to geriatrics. In the 1980's, I practiced obstetrics and those babies are now adults and bring their children to my practice for care. In addition, sports medicine has been part of my practice to include working with the profession soccer team when in DE with continued involvement in the Blue- Gold Games that support Special Olympics. Since 1986, and recurring every year have been voted Top Doc by Delawere Today. In 1993, I was elected President of the Delaware Academy of Family Physicians and again elected President in 2015. I am a preceptor to Jefferson University medical students and Nurse practitioner students from various programs. Educating our future providers. I am an avid runner to include the Boston Marathon. I enjoy spending time with my family and playing with my grandchildren."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Funk "I believe in continuity of care and that the patient should be an active participant in their health care.  I believe in educating the patients on their conditions and reasons for treatment plans. Their concerns are mine and I try to answer their questions to the fullest. 

Preventative care is a priority for our patients.

We offer same day sick care.

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Specialties

  • Family Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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41

Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Mole Removal
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Delaware.

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 Delaware
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1972
  • Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Wilmington Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Wilmington Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Funk has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Funk's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Funk to family and friends
4.5
based on 12 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Funk'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 (6)

in Newark
Hard to find a good primary doctor found one with Dr Funk. Staff is excellent Michele knows her job and everyone else. His nurses are kind helpful and supportive
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Best Doctor in Delaware/ he is kind patient and has taken care of me for over 30 years. He listen and always has a plan and goal for my care. Staff is friendly and kind some have been there since he started, that's always good. Thank you for caring for me.
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in NEW CASTLE,DE
DR FUNK HAS BEEN MY PERSONAL PCP SINCE HE STARTED IN PRACTICE. HE DELIVER MY FIRST BABY AND HAS BEEN AND STILL IS MY SONS FAMILY DR. HE KNOWS HIS MEDICINE AND IS ON TOP OF EVERYTHING,INCLUDING ALL THE NEW STUDIES AND MEDICINES ON OUR HORIZON.. HE MAKES SURE WE ARE UP TO DATE ON OUR VACCINES,FLU...more
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in Elkton MD
Dr. Funk is the absolute best at diagnosing whatever it is that you may contract. He has an amazing personality and second to none with his thoroughness and genuine caring. I would rate him 10 stars on a five star graph because he really is, that good!!
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in Bear, DE
Dr Funk has been my Dr for 30 years! He and his staff have not only taken care of me, but my whole family. He is a skilled physician, and cares about his patients. Dr Funk has care for my children since they were infants, and now they are in their mid twenties and he continues to provide care for...more
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