A "Mid-Westerner", Dr. Henstorf was born and raised in Shenandoah,
Iowa. He attended college at The University of Iowa and earned a Bachelor
of Science degree in Pre-Medicine. He continued his education in Iowa
City and earned a second Bachelor of Science degree in Medicine - P.A.
from the University of Iowa College of Medicine. Dr. Henstorf subsequently
attended the University of Missouri College of Medicine, where he graduated
Summa Cum Laude in 1988. Additional honors during his medical school training
include election to Alpha Omega Alpha and Phi Kappa Phi Honor Societies.
He received the Dean's Award for Outstanding Achievement in Academic
and Clinical Proficiency. He was the first recipient of the prestigious
Mid-America Orthopaedic Association's Traveling Residency. He utilized
this time to complete a Traveling Fellowship in Total Joint Arthroplasty
at Rush Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago under the
direction of Drs. Jorge Galante and Aaron Rosenberg.
Dr. Henstorf practices Orthopedic Surgery, with specialty interests in
sports injuries, joint replacement and spinal surgery, including minimally-invasive
techniques. As a Diplomat of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery,
a Member Board of the American Board of Medical Specialties, he has been
continuously board-certified in Orthopaedic Surgery since 1990. He has
authored several book chapters, numerous scientific papers, and has spoken
widely at scientific meetings.
Dr. Henstorf has been and remains active in the medical staff leadership
of Washington Hospital. Since beginning his practice in 1988, he has served
as Chairman of Orthopaedic Surgery for two terms, Chairman of Rehabilitative
Services for two terms, Chairman of Medical Records, Chairman of the Bylaws
Committee for two terms, Chairman of the Credentials Committee for two
terms, Chairman of the Medical Executive Committee for two terms, Chairman
of the Executive Advisory Committee for two terms, Chairman of the Joint
Conference Committee for two terms and Chairman of the Peer Review Oversight
Committee. He has been elected and has served as Chief of the Medical
Staff of Washington Hospital for two, non-consecutive terms. He is the
only member of the Medical Staff to have done so. He is currently the
Medical Staff Liaison Officer and also serves as the Chief Medical Information
Officer for Washington Hospital. He was the Medical Director of the Washington
Spine Center between 2000 and 2003. He is an elected member of the Board
of Directors of the California Orthopaedic Association and chaired their
Economics Committee for eight years. He was elected as Secretary/Treasurer
from 2013 to 2014, 2nd Vice President 2014 to 2015, 1st Vice President
2015 to 2016 and President of the California Orthopedic Association 2016 to 2017.
Dr. Henstorf enjoys golfing, snow skiing, and according to family and friends,
is an excellent chef.
Physician Assistants Work Alongside Doctor Tri-City Voice, April 4, 2017