Joseph Henderson, MD
UHMP Urology (8 mi.)
27100 Chardon Rd
Richmond Heights, OH 44143
UH Brainard Medical Bldg (7 mi.)
29001 Cedar Rd
Lyndhurst, OH 44124
Biography: Joseph Henderson, MD
Certifications & Memberships
- Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery - American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
- Obstetrics and Gynecology - American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fellowship | Female Pelvic Medicine
Female Pelvic Medicine - Uh Cleveland Medical Center (2014 - 2017)
Residency | Obstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetrics and Gynecology - University Of Utah Hospital (2009 - 2013)
Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University (2009)
Harvard University (2000)
AboutView Provider’s Blog
Joseph “Welles” Henderson, MD, FACOG, is Assistant Professor of Urology and Reproductive Biology at Case Western Reserve University and a faculty member of the Department of Urology at University Hospitals.
Education and Training
Dr. Henderson was born in Washington, DC. He attended Harvard University where he graduated cum laude with a BA in History of Art and Architecture, and rowed on the Harvard Varsity Heavyweight Crew. He then worked in a research lab at Massachusetts General Hospital. He began his medical training at St. George’s University before completing his MD at Jefferson Medical College in 2009.
Prior to joining the Department of Urology in September 2017, Dr. Henderson completed a four-year residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Utah. He then finished a three-year fellowship in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery in the Department of Urology, both at University Hospitals and MetroHealth Medical Center.
Pursuing a fellowship in female pelvic reconstruction, he moved to Shaker Heights where he matriculated in 2017 from the Department of Urology at University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center and MetroHealth.
Dr. Henderson provides compassionate and comprehensive care for all pelvic floor disorders. This includes pelvic organ prolapse, urinary incontinence, overactive bladder, neurogenic bladder, voiding disorders, hematuria, recurrent urinary tract infections, bladder and vaginal fistulas, genitourinary symptoms of menopause, neuromodulation, functional bladder and vaginal disorders in cancer survivors, complications of obstetric trauma, constipation, fecal incontinence, pelvic pain, and interstitial cystitis/painful bladder syndrome. Dr. Henderson is also part of a group of University Hospital physicians and surgeons providing a full spectrum of care for pelvic floor disorders for patients who have undergone surgery, radiation therapy, and chemotherapy; and is actively collaborating with the University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center Cancer Survivorship Program. He specializes in a minimally invasive and maximally effective approach to medical and surgical care, tailored to the patient’s goals and desires.
Research & Publications
In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Henderson is an active member of the Department of Urology, training medical students, residents and fellows. He continues to maintain a strong research presence, having published several peer-reviewed research articles. He has been elected to serve on several committees of nationally recognized medical organizations including the American Urogynecology Society. He also serves as a peer reviewer for a number of medical journals including Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery and the International Urogynecology Journal.
Patient Experience Reviews
Dr. Henderson and his team is awesome.
Dr. Henderson was caring & concerned about my health. I had been suffering for years with this condition. He has finally given me some hope & a possible way to relieve my symptoms. He has a great bedside manner.
I can't tell you enough how wonderful Dr Henderson!! ***
Great experience with Dr. Henderson very Called to try the Medical Career .
This physician was exceedingly thorough and shared quite a bit of his knowledge with me.
An excellent doctor that truly listens to you & is there to help you in any way he can. He figures out the problems. He talks to you kindly like a friend. Never acts above you in any way! Calls to check in after surgery and always responds to calls. Dr. Henderson is probably the best doctor I've ever seen (& I've been to a lot)!
Dr Hendeson is a wonderful doctor. He is very kind and very knowledgeable.
Considering that my hearing is impaired, even with aids, I greatly appreciated how clearly, slowly, and distinctly Dr. Henderson talked.
Excelllent DR. Took the time to explain everything to me about my health care and how to keep me healthy
Wonderful Dr. And staff
*** was very pleased
Dr. Henderson was very professional, knowledgeable, and caring.
They are a very nice team.
Really like Dr. Henderson. He never makes me feel rushed and he's very clear in his explanations. Very good with follow up calls.
Dr. Henderson is very respectful duringExaminations. He makes me feel at ease.For this I am most grateful .
Everyone at Dr Henderson's office was fantastic. The receptionists, nurse and doctor we're the best. I literally told them it was the best doctor's visit I've had in a long time.
Doctor spoke very clearly.
Dr. Henderson represents the BEST in medical care in today's changing health care environment.
I enjoy going to this appointment as everyone is so nice, helpful, kind and very knowledgeable. I receive great health care from this office.
Excellent doctor, caring and wonderful bedside manner
I like him a lot, he makes it easy to talk to him
Dr. Henderson is very knowledgeable and up to date on medical care.
*** the provider came he - he was apologetic for his staff and provided me the consult I was there for. I think the provider is great but it seems like the staff can only be robotic.
Dr Henderson is an excellent physician.
My visit with Dr. Henderson was rather quick, getting the procedure done in an efficient manner, but time to talk about the procedure and its effect on my condition.
Excellent physician. Caring, personable, knowledgeable.
Physician is an excellent provider. Receptionist is proficient.
Good experience with Doctor
He is one of the most nice, kind, caring doctor I've ever had. He has a good sense of humor which is important to me. Took time to talk and explain all my options. Gave me the ability to decide how to proceed with my care. This is the first time I met him and I will definitely recommend him to others 100%
I felt I got exceptional care from Dr. Henderson and his entire staff
This was not a routine check-up for me and I was extremely delighted with the promptness extended to me after calling with my problem. This was also the first visit to this particular office and the level of professionalism was OUTSTANDING!
Very easy to talk to. I like virtual visits.
Very impressed with Dr. Henderson. He's extremely knowledgeable and conveys that in an informal, yet clear and concise manner. I learned so much at my initial appointment! I am definitely adding him to health care team.
I am very comfortable using this physician. He has always had an easy way about making me comfortable about talking about what is happening. He has always given me the attention that is needed.
My new patient experience was better then what I anticipated. My pelvic exam was the least painful out of any exam I've ever had. I will be a returning patient and encourage others to go see Dr. Henderson. Great doctor and staff at this providers office! They take care of you!
Dr. Henderson shows concern about my health and he explains everything I need to know about my health. He's an excellent doctor.
Very knowledgeable. Very personable. Very gentle during exam.
Dr Henderson and staff are always very helpful and concerned about my situation and treat with respect
UH Is privileged to have Dr. Henderson as part of the staff of doctors.
He is a very professional doctor
Dr. Henderson is a wonderful doctor.I am so confident in his approach and outlook for my current treatment for my UTI's.He is the Best!
Wonderful doctor and staff!
The doctor always provides me with useful information!
Dr. Henderson & staff were awesome.
Very good experience. Clear explanations and wonderful interpersonal skills.
Dr provided a referral for follow up care
My visit with this doctor was an initial visit. Dr. Henderson and his staff were very polite, courteous, informative and attentive. I would gladly recommend him to any of my family and friends.
Dr Henderson always explain everything in detail and helps me figure the best option.
Very professional, personable and improved the quality of my life!
Excellent experience always
Dr. Henderson has always seen me quickly when needed. He seems genuinely concerned. He listens and explains things thoroughly. He is truly respectful and helpful. I always feel I'm in good hands concerning my health with Dr. Henderson.
It was comfortable and medically helpful!
Dr. Henderson is very careing and definitely interested in assuring his recommendations are in my best interest and I'm confortable with the results.
I am waiting to get approval from insurance before we schedule my next appointment and procedure.
Dr Henderson is a very good provider for the procedure that I have done every five months. I feel competent in his care, although it does seem a bit rushed.
I think Dr. Henderson might actually be not only the best urologist I have ever seen in all my life, but also the best doctor I have ever had of any kind. He is a really good doctor, his nurse is also amazing as well. I wish all my doctors were like Dr. Henderson. He truly cares about his patients care, he makes you feel heard, he explains things so you understand, he is up to date on how to treat issues & what the corse of the best care for you is. He is an amazing doctor that I wish all my doctors had his mannerisms, care, passion for his work & dedication to help his patients & had a wealth of information on the best course of action for you is. I feel heard & safe in his care. His nurse is amazing too. Truly a blessing! I wish more nurses & staff were like her as well. Exceptional doctor.
The doctor is an excellent care provider and so is his office staff.
Wonderful doctor I would recommend
What a wonderful doctor, Dr. Henderson is. He listens, spends time with you, he went over my records with me. He came up with a game plan and just such a great overall wonderful experience. He called me himself to go over my results and I appreciated that. It wasn't a nurse calling me. I was able to ask him questions about my results and he was able to answer them directly. Thank you Dr. Henderson!!! You're an amazing doctor!
Dr. Henderson has a wonderful bedside manner. He explains things very well and conveys an optimism that my conditions is treatable with a positive outcome. I'm happy I was referred to Dr. Henderson.
Dr. Henderson is a careful, delightful, professional and knowledgeable physician. I would recommend his services to everyone.
The best Dr ever. When I think of Dr.. I think considerate, thorough and knowledgeable.
This provider explained thoroughly about my care, medications, and PT services to me. I am pleased with my care provided by Dr. Henderson.
Dr Henderson was efficient and thorough.
I have a lot of confidence in this provider. *** I so appreciate Dr. Henderson and feel very confident with his treatment and advice.
Provider acquired prior authorization to perform necessary procedure.
Very good care. Completely satisfied.
The care I have received regarding my health issue has been very good. Dr. Henderson has shown genuine concern and continues to move forward to help Solve the bladder infections that continue for me. He is a very good doctor!
De Henderson is always very good at explaining what is happening and he presents possible solutions and I am very happy with his service
Take care of Dr Henderson! He is great and worth waiting for
Dr Henderson, very courteous, he calls his patients, a very caring Dr. Does his best to find solutions.
*** I love this provider and each one of his caring and attentive team members. Extremely blessed and grateful to be under their care.
Dr Henderson is such a wonderful Physician . He listens, is kind, offers solutions. He is highly engaged. A true professional!!! I feel blessed to be in his care .
Is always nice under stand what I was saying very nice doctor
DR. JOSEPH W. HENDERSON IS THE BEST M.D. I HAVE ENCOUNTERED. VERY CARING, PROFESSIONAL, AND ON THE MARK.
I truly appreciate Dr. Henderson. I feel respected and cared for when I visit his office.
Dr. Henderson is an example of what every Physician should be. He is awesome!
BEST dr I have seen. He is so wonderful, explaining everything to my understanding. I have already recommended him to other people.
Dr Henderson was reassuring that, while people don't talk about It, the issue I had was common and treatable. He recommended physical therapy [...]. I was able to get appointments on the schedule for both follow ups within 2 weeks
HAD SEVERE PAIN AND THEY GOT ME RIGHT IN ASAP!
This provider was one of the most upbeat and encouraging I have ever visited. He was clear and thorough and showed great respect for me.
GREAT experience!! Life changing for me! Dr Henderson and team were a 10+++ would recommend him
Dr. Joseph Henderson and his staff, especially nurse ***, were the absolute best. Very patient, understanding and kind.
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As of December 31, 2016, Joseph Henderson did not disclose any Outside Relationships with Industry.