Dr. Benjamin Kartchner, MD

Dr. Benjamin Kartchner, MD

Hospital Medicine  ·  
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Age 40
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Dr. Benjamin Kartchner, MD is a hospital medicine specialist in Coeur D Alene, ID. He specializes in hospital medicine and family medicine.

2003 Kootenai Health Way

Coeur D Alene, ID 83814

Contact Information

(208) 625-4000

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Dr. Kartchner's Experience

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Dr. Kartchner's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Hospital Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kartchner "Kootenai Clinic is a network of doctors, nurse practitioners and physician assistants who are employed by Kootenai Health and provide care to patients throughout the Inland Northwest."

2  Specialties

  • Hospital Medicine
  • Family Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Kartchner does not have any board certifications listed.

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

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Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Kartchner's Reviews

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Dr. Kartchner's Performance

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  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Don't take someone you care about to this physician. Very unprofessional. My husband had a recent stroke due to having extremely high blood pressure. I asked the Dr if he would take his BP, as his nurse couldn't get a reading on the wrist monitor type she was using, as it just gave error messages....more
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Dr Kartchner refused to speak to our family including the POA and chose to speak to a very ill and confused patient. Kartchner needlessly starved our father for an elective procedure. All the Kootenai providers during this stay missed and discharged our father in acute heart failure.
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Was assigned to my father since Kootenai prohibits direct admits from our own providers even though they are credentialed. Was asked daily by my Father & nursing to call me, never called. My father was confused & wanted me his daughter & POA to help make decisions about his care. Kartchner...more
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I was critically ill and weak. I had not eaten for weeks. In the hospital he was assigned to me and he refused to let me eat for two days unecessarily for an elective procedure and failed to talk to my family after being asked every day by me & by my family to speak with him. His team failed to...more
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Very poor communication. Missed key findings and showed complete disrespect. Arrogant and ignorant, inhumane.
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