Dr. Benjamin Thayer, MD

Dr. Benjamin Thayer, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Dr. Benjamin Thayer, MD is a family medicine specialist in Lincoln, NE and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from University Of Nebraska Medical Center in 2011 and specializes in family medicine.Read his story

1240 Aries Dr

Lincoln, NE 68512

Contact Information

(402) 420-1300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthSmart
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Thayer's Experience

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

Dr. Thayer's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Thayer "Dr. Thayer earned his medical degree from the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha and completed his internship with the Lincoln Medical Education Partnership in Lincoln, NE. Dr. Thayer is especially interested in pediatrics, sports medicine, adult medicine, geriatrics, and women's health. In his free time, Dr. Thayer enjoys running, participating in all kinds of sports, traveling, going to the movies with is wife, Brooke, whom he married in April of 2014, and spending time with their families."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Thayer "I am a family physician who is devoted to the comprehensive health care of you and your family. I enjoy working with people to provide physical and emotional care throughout all stages of one's life. I will help you manage your illnesses and will also promote healthy lifestyle and disease prevention to improve and optimize one's health. I strive for compassionate care that addresses your concerns and do this through active listening and open communication. We will work together to develop an agreeable treatment plan that provides high quality, evidence based care that will help you reach your health goals."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Thayer does not have any board certifications listed.

126  Conditions Treated

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28  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Stitches
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Nebraska.

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.


  • Nebraska Wesleyan University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2007
  • University Of Nebraska Medical Center
    Medical School | Graduated 2011
  • Lincoln Medical Education Partnership
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2014
  • Lincoln Medical Education Partnership
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Thayer has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Thayer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thayer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thayer to family and friends
12 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Thayer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

This was my first appointment and I highly recommend Dr Thayer to anyone looking for a family physician. Dr Thayer took the time to fully review and explain results of my blood tests and answer questions and everyone, from the front desk, to my nurse, to the lab, were friendly and knowledgeable. .
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Today was my first appointment with Dr Thayer and I will highly recommend him to anyone looking for a physician. Everyone I met from the front desk, to my nurse, to the lab, were welcoming, friendly, and knowledgeable. Dr Thayer spent the time to listen to my concerns, answer all my questions, gave...more
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Dr. Thayer is a very kind Doctor. He has a wonderful bedside manner and has always been very welcoming. He is careful to explain the why behind his instructions. The first time I met him, I was seeking medication for depression. He was very caring and made me feel very at ease. Thank you, Dr....more
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