Dr. George Bentzel, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 47

2900 12th Ave N Ste 355W
Billings, MT 59101
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St. Vincent Healthcare
1233 N 30th St
Billings, MT 59101

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Surgical Associates PC
Surgical Associates PC
2900 12th Ave N Ste 355W
Billings, MT 59101
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    Dr. Bentzel's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
    • Bile Duct Procedure
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Breast Surgical Procedure
    • Colectomy
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Destruction of Anal Tumor
    • Dialysis Access Procedures
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision of Rectal Tumor
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Gallbladder Removal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
    • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Heart Surgery
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hepatectomy
    • Hernia Repair
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
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    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Lobectomy, Open
    • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
    • Lung Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
    • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Stomach Surgery
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Vaginal Surgery
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
    • Wound Repair
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Temple Univ Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1996

    Internship Hospital

    Western Pa Hospital
    Complete in 1997

    Residency Hospital

    Western Pa Hospital
    Complete in 2001
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Bentzel & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Bentzel's Hospital Quality

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    5 out of 5
    - in Billings, MT |

    Dr. Bentzel changed my life...I have battled obesity my entire life and at age 44 I had enough...Dr. Bentzel and his amazing staff gave me the confidence I needed to move forward with my life. on May 4th He removed a large portion of my stomach with the gastric sleeve and my life has never been better I now weigh 138lbs and can do life without restrictions...Thankyou and God Bless Dr. Bentzel and staff

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    Surgical Associates PC
    2900 12th Ave N Ste 355W
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 238-6470 (Office)
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