Dr. Benjamin Peng, MD

Dr. Benjamin Peng, MD

Urology  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Benjamin Peng, MD is an urology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons in 1984 and specializes in urology.

168 Canal St Ste 310

New York, NY 10013

Contact Information

(212) 226-2200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthPlus
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Uroflowmetry
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Peng'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. Peng "The practice of Benjmain C.H. Peng, M.D. serves New York's Chinatown, Wall Street and lower Manhattan communities with the highest quality urological care. Dr. Peng is Chief of Urology at NY Downtown Hospital and a Clinical Assistant Professor of Urology at NYU Medical Center. In 1984 he received his MD at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and stayed on for Urology residency and was Chief Resident at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital. In 1990 he took over his father's busy urology practice which had been established for over 30 years. Dr. Peng is board certified by the American Board of Urology. Since 1999, Dr. Peng has been annually selected by Castle Connolly's Top Doctors: New York Metro Area. Since 1995 Dr. Peng's community services include being secretary and chair of the utilization review and quality assurance committees of the 500 physician Chinese American IPA. Dr. Peng performs annual prostate cancer screenings and is a preferred urologist at Goldman Sachs."
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1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

48  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Circumcision
  • Cystometry
  • Cystoscopy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • Electronic Shock Wave Lithotripsy
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Lithotripsy
  • Orchiectomy
  • Prostate Procedures
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostate Surgery
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Ureterscopies
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • University of Rochester
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Mt Sinai Med Center-Surgery
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Colum Presby Hospital-Urology
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Mt Sinai Med Center-Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • National Republican Congressional Committee- Physician of the Year, 2004
  • New York Magazine-Best Doctors in New York, 2002
  • National Republican Congressional Committee-National Leadership Award, 2001
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors of the New York Metro Area, 1999 to 20
  • New York Downtown Hospital Board of Trustee's Chariman's Award to Board of Trustee Mambers, 2001
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Peng's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Peng to family and friends
66 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (66)

  • 5
    (58)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Peng's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

I have been a patient of Dr. Peng for years. He recently performed a cystourethroscopy of my bladder. He explained the procedure before performing it in office. I felt just some pressure and it was over in a few minutes. All came out well. I would highly recommend Dr. Peng as he is an outstanding...more
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Great doctor, excellent skill, professional and courtesy. I would recommend to my friends and family members who need urology care.
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Great doctor, excellent skill, professional and courtesy. I would recommend to my friends and family members who need urology care.
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I'm writing this review on behalf of my father (who is computer illiterate)who wants to express his appreciation for Dr. Peng.His experience was nothing short of spectacular. My father lives out of the state and commutes up to two hours, and Dr. Peng makes it all worth while. He successfully...more
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I was not able to urinate, urinary retention. I was diagnosed with atonic neurgenic bladder. I was examined by three urologist who all told me the same thing, that I had to have a metroffinov procedure wearing a permanent urine bag, or self catheterization. I would no longer be able to urinate in...more
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