Dr. William Hencke Jr, MD

Dr. William Hencke Jr, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. William Hencke Jr, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in Santa Cruz, CA. He is 70 years old and has been practicing for 44 years. Dr. Hencke Jr is affiliated with Dominican Hospital.

1555 Soquel Dr

Santa Cruz, CA 95065

Contact Information

(831) 335-0905

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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

Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
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more than 77% of peers
Brain Disorders
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more than 62% of peers
Back Pain
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more than 58% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Emergency Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Emergency Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis

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Procedures

  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hencke Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Dr. Hencke Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hencke Jr to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Hencke Jr'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 (1)
in Santa Cruz Ca |
I was seen by Dr Hencke in the ED. He exhibited Superb medical care & deep knowledge of diagnostics. A high recommendation from me!
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Dr. Hencke Jr accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Hencke Jr has admitting privileges

Dominican Hospital
1555 Soquel Dr
Santa Cruz, CA 95065
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