Dr. Benjamin Lesin, MD

Dr. Benjamin Lesin, MD

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Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
74 y/o
(16)

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Dr. Benjamin Lesin, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Van Nuys, CA and has been practicing for 43 years. He specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

Valley Orthopedic Surgery

14624 Sherman Way Ste 303

Van Nuys, CA 91405
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

Learn about Dr. Lesin

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Lesin performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Limb Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Lesin's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lesin "Surgical precision with respect and compassion always. "

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

46  Conditions Treated

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23  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • Orange Co Med Center Uc Irvine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • Martin Luther King Jr Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • University Of California Los Angeles
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • John Micks
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lesin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Lesin's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lesin to family and friends
16 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Lesin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Lesin dislocated my hand during my hand surgery and when confronted about it he denied it and sent me to physical therapy. I’ve had to go through several more surgeries to fix his mistakes.
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