Dr. Nancy M. Benegas, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Female • Age 49

8600 Nicollet Ave S
Bloomington, MN 55420
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Vanderbilt University Hospital
1161 21st Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37232

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
HealthPartners
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8600 Nicollet Ave S
Bloomington, MN 55420
HealthPartners
8325 Seasons Pkwy Ste 103
Woodbury, MN 55125
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    Dr. Benegas' Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
    1
    • Excision of Chalazion
    • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Repair of Eye Laceration
    2
    • Anisocoria
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Astigmatism
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Blepharitis
    • Blindness
    • Blocked Tear Duct
    • Cataract
    • Chalazion
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Ulcer
    • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Duane Retraction Syndrome
    • Esophoria
    • Esotropia
    • Exophoria
    • Exotropia
    • Farsightedness
    • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
    • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
    • Glaucoma
    • Graves' Disease
    • Headache
    • Heterophoria
    • Hypertropia
    • Hyphema
    • Hypotropia
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    • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
    • Keratitis
    • Lazy Eye
    • Lupus Erythematosus
    • Nearsightedness
    • Nerve Sheath Tumors
    • Nystagmus
    • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Progressive High Myopia
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
    • Still's Disease
    • Uveitis (Iridocyclitis)
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.
    • 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

    University of Mn Med Sch
    Graduated in 1993

    Internship Hospital

    University Minn
    Complete in 1993

    Residency Hospital

    Science Eye Institute
    Complete in 1997

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Wisc
    Complete in 1998
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Benegas & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Benegas' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Benegas

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benegas to family and friends

    2 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Benegas' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    2 responses
    same as
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 2 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Benegas
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    2 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Office Locations

    A
    HealthPartners
    8600 Nicollet Ave S
    Bloomington, MN 55420
    (952) 967-7375 (Office)
    B
    HealthPartners
    8325 Seasons Pkwy Ste 103
    Woodbury, MN 55125
    (952) 967-7611 (Office)
    C
    HealthPartners Specialty Center
    Saint Paul Office
    401 Phalen Blvd
    Saint Paul, MN 55130
    (952) 883-5000 (Office)
    (651) 254-7033 (Fax)
    D
    HealthPartners
    5100 Gamble Dr Ste 100
    Saint Louis Park, MN 55416
    (952) 967-7611 (Office)
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