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Dr. Benjamin Delano, MD

Dr. Benjamin Delano, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 44

  

Dr. Benjamin Delano, MD is a general surgery specialist in Colorado Springs, CO and has been practicing for 16 years. He specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery.


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(719) 344-2706

Dr. Delano accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Cofinity
Cofinity PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
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Options PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Colorado
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Delano's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Anal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Delano treats Anal Disorders more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Delano treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Delano performs Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Delano performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Anal Fistula
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Delano treats Anal Fistula more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Delano treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Delano's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Liver Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Rectal Surgery
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • 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)
  • Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Care Philosophy

The surgeons and staff of Colorado Springs Surgical Associates are dedicated to providing the finest in surgical care for our patients. We strive to maintain the highest standards in the delivery of care, while at the same time ensuring that each pat...

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

2003
Temple University
Medical School
2003

Awards

Dr. Delano's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Delano

4.3

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
70%
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4 Stars
10%
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3 Stars
10%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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From the first consult I was very impressed with Dr. Delano. He took the time to explain what was going to take place with my colon surgery even drawing it out on a piece of paper and explaining each step and the risks involved. He is very personable, down to earth and direct just what I like and...Read More
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Dr. Delano is a good surgeon. However, the receptionists need training in efficiency and compassion. They are uncaring, unapologetic and inadequate. They are not the face that should represent a fine MD. I had a 3 mo. f/u 15 min appt., scheduled which they did not save, and when I drove 2...Read More
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Dr. Delano is an excellent surgeon and I would highly recommend him to anyone. He earned my trust and confidence from the first consult. The surgery he performed for colon cancer went well and he continued follow up visits twice a day in the hospital. He is a very talented, highly skilled and...Read More
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Dr Delano and his staff are the best. He is upfront about what to expext, personal, punctual. From start to follow up after surgery I ciuld not be more pleased..
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Dr. Delano is simply the best surgeon in his field in Colorado. The nursing staff at penrose refers to him as {The big dog} and that means anything real serious that needs attention fast hes likely to be called first. He is my surgeon and he never gave up on me and others would have. You would be...Read More
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