Dr. William Von Kaenel II, MD

Dr. William Von Kaenel II, MD

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Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
60 y/o
(55)

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Dr. William Von Kaenel II, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Fresno, CA and has been practicing for 28 years. He specializes in pain medicine and anesthesiology.

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Life
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Von Kaenel II performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Von Kaenel II'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.

2  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

37  Conditions Treated

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24  Procedures

  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Discography
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Injection
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Block
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal 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

  • Stanford
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Von Kaenel II has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Von Kaenel II's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Von Kaenel II to family and friends
55 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (55)

  • 5
    (41)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (13)

Dr. Von Kaenel II's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (4)

This dr isn’t like the others you’ve been to. He is a lot more educated and is interested in fixing your issues not prescribing pills to mask the problem. I am so grateful to have found Dr. Von kaenal. He has given me a new lease on life. He is the real deal ! If you want to find the real issue...more
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The Doctor knows exactly what he is doing as a pain manager and Technician. He was very frank with me from the get go,some conditions he can help and some he can't and he knew he could help me. I've had 2 procedures that have help reduce my pain significantly. I'm am going to have one more...more
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I started seeing Dr. Von Kaenel about 12 years ago - he has consistently kept my back pain under control. When I first saw him I had ruptured discs in my back and was looking at surgery. I decided to give pain management a try and have been totally 100% satisfied ever since. I will continue to...more
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He cured my pain in seconds
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