Dr. Thomas J. Benda Jr., MD

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Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat • Male • Age 53

310 N Grandview Ave
Dubuque, IA 52001
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Dr. Benda Jr.'s Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Mercy Medical Center - Dubuque
250 Mercy Drive
Dubuque, IA 52001
The Finley Hospital
350 North Grandview Avenue
Dubuque, IA 52001

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Dubuque ENT Head and Neck Sgy
Primary Office
310 N Grandview Ave
Dubuque, IA 52001
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    Dr. Benda Jr.'s Experience

    Specialties

    • Ear, Nose, and Throat
    • Otolaryngic Allergy
    • Rhinology

    Board Certifications

    • Otolaryngology
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    • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
    • Adenoidectomy
    • Allergy Shots
    • Allergy Skin Testing
    • Allergy Testing
    • Allergy Testing for Hypersensitivity to Insects
    • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Audiometry
    • Balloon Sinuplasty
    • Blood Allergy Testing
    • Cochlear Implant Insertion
    • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
    • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
    • Ear Reconstruction
    • Ear Surgery
    • Ear Tube Placement
    • Endoscopic Laser Laryngeal Cancer Surgery
    • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
    • Endoscopic Zenker's Diverticulum Surgery
    • Esophagoscopy
    • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Neck Mass
    • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
    • Excision of Skin Cancer
    • Excision of Submandibular Gland
    • Facial Reconstruction
    • Fiber Laryngoscopy
    • Head & Neck Surgery
    • In-Office Esophagoscopy
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    • Intranasal or Sinus Procedures
    • Laryngoscopy
    • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
    • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
    • Mastoidectomy
    • Microlaryngeal Surgery
    • Microlaryngoscopy
    • Nasal Disorder Endoscopy
    • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
    • Neck Surgery
    • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
    • Parathyroid Surgery
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Septal Perforation Repair
    • Sinus Surgery
    • Skin Cancer Removal
    • Sleep Apnea Surgery
    • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Spirometry
    • Temporal Artery Biopsy
    • Thyroid - Fine Needle Aspiration
    • Thyroid Surgery
    • Thyroplasty
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Tracheostomy
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    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Allergic Disorders
    • Allergic Fungal Sinusitis
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Allergies
    • Balance Disorders
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Positional Vertigo
    • Broken Nose
    • Cancer of Floor of Mouth
    • Cholesteatoma
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Chronic Tonsillitis
    • Chronic Urticaria
    • Conductive Hearing Loss
    • Cough
    • Deafness
    • Deviated Septum
    • Dizziness
    • Dysphagia
    • Ear Disorders
    • Ear Infection
    • Earwax Buildup
    • Enlarged Turbinates
    • ENT Cancer
    • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
    • Facial Fracture
    • Facial Laceration
    • Facial Palsy
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
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    • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
    • Headache
    • Hearing Loss
    • Hearing Loss Due to Noise
    • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
    • Hoarseness
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Laryngopharyngeal Reflux
    • Nasal Obstruction
    • Nasal Polyp
    • Nosebleed
    • Oral Cancer
    • Otitis Media
    • Otosclerosis
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
    • Sinus Diseases
    • Sinus Polyp
    • Sinus Problems
    • Sinusitis
    • Skin Cancer
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Snoring
    • Throat Cancer
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Thyroid Disease
    • Tinnitus
    • Tongue Cancer
    • Tonsil Disorders
    • Tonsillitis
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vertigo
    • Vestibular Neuritis
    • Vocal Cord Nodule
    • Vocal Cord Paralysis
    • Vocal Cord Polyp
    • Voice Disorders
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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

    Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
    Graduated in 1987

    Internship Hospital

    Case Western Reserve Univ, Univ Hosps Of Cleveland
    Complete in 1988

    Residency Hospital

    University Chicago Pritzker School Med Hosps
    Complete in 1993

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of Iowa
    Graduated in 1983
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Benda Jr. & 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. Benda Jr.'s Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Jackson County Regional Health Center

    • Mercy Medical Center - Dubuque

    • The Finley Hospital

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 4 responses
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    Experience with Dr. Benda Jr.
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    4 responses
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    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    4 responses
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    4 responses
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    Dubuque ENT Head and Neck Sgy
    Primary Office
    310 N Grandview Ave
    Dubuque, IA 52001
    (563) 588-0506 (Office)
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