Department Neurology
Primary Location Florida, Palm Beach Gardens
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English, Spanish
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Electromyography
  • General Neurology
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Neurology
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Alzheimer's and Dementia
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Ataxia
  • Back Pain
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Concussion
  • Concussions
  • Dizziness
  • Epilepsy
  • Gait Dysfunction
  • Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  • Headaches
  • Migraine Headaches
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • Myopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Neurologic Conditions
  • Neuromuscular Disease
  • Neuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Herpetic Neuralgia
  • Radiculopathy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizures
  • Stroke
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thoracic Nerve Palsy
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic Florida
Electrodiagnostic Medicine
Weston, FL USA

Residency - Cleveland Clinic Florida
Weston, FL USA

Internship - Cleveland Clinic Florida
Internal Medicine
Weston, FL USA

Medical Education - Universidad Central del Caribe School of Medicine
Bayamon, Puerto Rico

Specialty Interests

General adult neurology and Electrodiagnostic Medicine

Awards & Honors

  • Chief Resident in Neurology: 2007-2008
    Resident of the Year Award: 2007-2008
    Resident of the Year Award: 2006-2007
    Resident of the Year Award: 2005-2006
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 4/2/2020, Dr. Dompenciel has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

407 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

75 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2020

Dr. Dompenciel has always been very pro-active in suggesting/recommending actions taken for my condition.

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2020

She's the best!! Spoke with me about my condition and made me feel at ease with her recommendations. I felt as though I was sitting in her office. I have referred her to a neighbor that is looking for a new Dr.

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2020

The doctor was very kind organized and thorough.

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

was extremely please with my whole experience. Dr Dompenciel was very professional and knows her stuff. thank you for a wonderful visit to a Drs office.

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

The doctor was thorough regarding the explanation of the problem.

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

I did have a bad experience previously at the Cleveland Clinic in West Palm Beach. I felt that Dr. Marvin Mordes was unprofessional and uncaring but this was many years aho.

Reviewed on Jun 17, 2020

I have been Dr. Dompenciel's patient for eight years. She is respectful, professional and caring. I trust her and feel very comfortable discussing the various problems that affect my everyday life with MS. Since my first appointment in 2012, she gave me the excellent care that has carried on all these years.

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2020

Dr. Dompenciel staff is so accomodating.

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2020

Dr. Dompenciel is a very caring and compassionate doctor.

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2020

dr paid good attention to detail & listened

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2020

I have the utmost respect for Dr Dompenciel- she listens and cares. I"ve been her patient now for almost 3 years and she cares about my progress.

Reviewed on Jun 5, 2020

all the heroes that I came in contact with at Cleveland clinic act as professionals at all levels. They always show concern and empathy, while listening very attentively to whatever I have to say. Dr Dumpencille is a fantastic doctor she is an asset to your company

Reviewed on May 29, 2020

Dr. D is very professional with a kind demeanor. I she had my best interest in mind

Reviewed on May 29, 2020

the office is doing a very good job at keeping everyone healthy during COVID by taking extensive meassures. the lobby/scheduling staff was very friendly and prompt. Dr. Michelle D was very very thorough and informative as well as caring and friendly.

Reviewed on May 29, 2020

Dr. Michelle D left me speachless with her experience and knowledge and thoroghness. she listened carefully and examined me extensively. she cared and listened to my comolains and concerned and very honestly gave me her professional recommendation and advice pertinent to my condition. one of the best doctors I've ever seen in my life.

Reviewed on May 27, 2020

The nurse called for my intake ahead of time which was nice because the doctor called early and I was prepared.

Reviewed on May 27, 2020

Dr Dampenciel explained everything to me

Reviewed on May 5, 2020

Very comforting to know we can still arrange to visit with our doctor through the tele medicine

Reviewed on May 5, 2020

Dr. Dompenciel is very caring and thorough. We are grateful we are under her care as a patient

Reviewed on May 5, 2020

Dr. Dompenciel was very professional. She listened to my explanations of my symptoms, my background, and my previous attempts to resolve my issue. She then asked a number of questions and ultimately explained her diagnosis and her plan to help me resolve my issue. I was very pleased with everything.

Reviewed on May 4, 2020

We love Dr. Dompenceil and feels that she addresses all of our needs!

Reviewed on May 4, 2020

she's a very kind understanding doctor she listens

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2020

Dr. Dompenceil is fantastic. I am so grateful to have her as my neurologist. I think she is very gifted. She is exceptionally intelligent and her interpersonal skills are strong. She is very caring and patient.

Reviewed on Apr 23, 2020


Reviewed on Mar 30, 2020

My Doctor was wonderful. Thank you.

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

dr. dompenciel is excellent! she is the only one who seems to know what is going on with me neurologically, and explains it well!

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Dr. has a great "bedside manner" and projects an aura of genuine concern, calmness, and competence

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

My experience with using Dr. Dompenciel as my neurologist has been very positive. She is extremely easy to reach via your portal.

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2020

my experience with Dr. Dompenciel was great as usual.

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2020

She is outstanding Doctor you are lucky to have her in your employment. Knowledgeable, through, hands on I highly recommend her. Great first impression

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2020

This doctor has always been an excellent advocate for me and has called or answered me even on holidays

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2020

she is an excellent doctor and we need more like her

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2020

question about returning phone calls N/A Dr.Dompenciel s excellent about answering my chart inquiries.

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2020

I've been a patient of Dr. Dompenciel since 2016 and extremely satisfied. She is professional, caring, and sincerely cares about my well-being.

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2020

Dr M Dompenciel was terrific

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020

Dr. Dompenceil always communicates well with me, She is easy to talk with and understanding and is concerned regarding my autoimmune disease. I drive 180 miles each way to see her!

Reviewed on Feb 14, 2020

the doctor Michelle is very good

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2020

above average in relation to my otherhealth providers and doctors

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2020

Dr.Dompenciel was personable and thorough explaining the test results. Asked if I had any questions and answered them. without hurrying.

Reviewed on Feb 3, 2020

Dr. Domenciel is outstanding! We were very pleased.

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2020

my first visit to this location and it met our expectations and beyond as does dr and her nurse

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2020

I have recommended dr to others. she stsysbon top of new innovations and treatments

Reviewed on Jan 20, 2020

Dr. Dompencile has made me feel very safe and secure as we are trying to understand what is happening with my health.

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2020

Dr. Dompenciel is fantastic. one of the best doctors I have ever visited.

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2020

Dr Dompenciel is very thorough and a very professional and caring person. She takes the time to discuss issues and to give options for my treatment.

Reviewed on Dec 26, 2019

Dr. Dompenciel was incredible! She was so clearly knowledgeable about the area I have my issues with and jumped right into some tests during the appointment and really felt like she listened and cared about the symptoms I described. She ordered a plethora of other tests to be done which my prior neurologist never bothered to do so I was very happy with that. She really validated the issues I was being seen for and made me feel like she's really on my side of getting to the bottom of what's ailing me. I very much appreciated that attitude and care by her as I've had a number of doctors I've seen for these exact issues so the opposite and brush me off. Was incredibly happy with how my appointment went and with the tests ordered.

Reviewed on Dec 5, 2019

Just love Cleveland Clinic and Dr Michelle!! And her nurse Chantel is awesome!!! she goes out of her way to always help!!!

Reviewed on Dec 5, 2019

The kindness and respect of this Dr. is outstanding! She listens to my concerns. She follows up with my other Doctors and always treats me with kindness and respect in a very stressful situation.

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2019

Excellent physician. Competent, Capable and personable.

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2019

Doctor was very polite and professional. She seemed to rush through the visit as my visit with her was about 30-45 mins late. She barely discussed what the xrays illustrated and scheduled me for an MRI. I left wondering what the nature of my neck issues are. Very quick appt. but the Doctor was very polite and professional in the very short time I was with her. I think she may have been over-scheduled which detracts from the patient/Doctor experience.

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2019

I felt the doctor rushed through the exam as to beat the clock. This was the first time I had been rushed through an exam and hope this was a one time experoence, if not I will have to look for a provider who can take the time necessary to give me the best care. I hope this is not a standard by the Cleveland Clinic mposed on their physicams specially a neurologist.

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2019

Dr Dompenciel is the only reason I am still with Cleveland Clinic

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2019

I love my doctor.She is so helpful with my MS.

Reviewed on Nov 1, 2019

Excellent doctor

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2019

Dr Dompenciel is an awesome doctor. She is very personable and kind!

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2019

I was very please with the doctor's help. She was very knowledgeable. I am happy that I was able to get the appointment with her . I thank her very much.

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2019

Fantastic doctor. very easy to work with.

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2019

She is the best doctor I've encountered. Hands down.

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2019

provider was informed of 1 hour wait. she did not care that the receptionist had a computer problem which resulted in a line. receptionist asked us to use kiosk. I arrived at 8:15am which was my appointment time. after using the kiosk, my check in was 8:19am. waited 1 hour. complained to provider who said I should have been there 15 minutes before my appointment. I am not a new patient and no one requested I be there early. Provider was rather dismissive.

Reviewed on Oct 3, 2019

From setting my appointment, to checking in day of, I experienced a professional and caring staff. After a serious health situation, I was looking for help and a second opinion. I am so grateful I am fortunate to be a patient of Dr. Michelle Dompenciel. She came prepared proving her due diligence by knowing my entire health situation. Dr. Dompenciel reviewed every detail with me. Most importantly, Dr Dompenciel showed me a spot on my MRI- which other healthcare professionals and lab technicians missed. I now can move forward confidently in my tests and treatment. Thank you Dr. Dompenciel and Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2019

love the doctor and the nurse. always responsive and goes the extra mile. thank you

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2019

excellent doctor! would recommend her always

Reviewed on Sep 30, 2019

Dr. Dompenciel is FANTASTIC! LPN Chantelle is FANTASTIC; Front Desk staff Shelly & Teresa are FANTASTIC. Unfortunately, Dr. Dompenciel, my husband & I were extremely frustrated and a lot of valuable interaction time was lost because of Cleveland Clinic's reliance on the 176 year old technology of fax. Despite 3 attempts with receipts by the referring doctor's staff to fax records which my husband witnessed and a subsequent attempt by me after learning no records had been received, when we arrived for the appointment, no information was available to Dr. Dompenciel other than what we brought with us and which she only had time during our visit to review. I find it incredulous that an institution of the stature of Cleveland Clinic relies on a 176 year old technology that is not even secure unless it is sent and received over dedicated, encrypted lines. Why doesn't Cleveland Clinic allow document uploads through the patient portal like--oh by the way--Mayo Clinic does? It is inexcusable that Cleveland Clinic doesn't and I feel like valuable time was lost with the doctor because of this gross failure. And frankly, I was very angered by it.

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2019

The provider takes a deep interest in improving my quality of life. Dr. Dompenciel even completed prior authorization paperwork to have a medication accepted with my insurance. I feel comfortable discussing my health issues with her.

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2019

Michelle Dompenceil is an excellent physician.

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2019

Dr was on time, up to date on treatment options in literature/ industry and very interested in listening to my story

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2019

I am so thankful for the Doctors I have .

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2019

Very pleased with doctor and staff.

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2019

Finally I could find an excellent Doctor a real Human one. who listens!!

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2019

The staff and the care provider I see do a terrific job

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2019

Dr Dompenciel is a great professional an human being. I wouldn't trust my mother's care to any other neurologist.

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2019

dr. dompenciel was excellent, as I expected. she listened to my complicated history and reviewed all my records. she was very caring and understanding, a definite asset to Cleveland Clinic!

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2019

excellent doctor.

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2019

Great, thorough doctor.

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2019

I was actually recommended by a family member and I would definitely recommend Dr Dompenciel to everyone, hands down!

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