Dr. Berkley Benneson, MD

Dr. Berkley Benneson, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
Dr. Berkley Benneson, MD is a cardiology specialist in Scottsdale, AZ and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University of Arizona in 1975 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.Read his story

3099 N Civic Center Plz

Scottsdale, AZ 85251

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 94% of peers
Aortic Valve Disease
very high
more than 90% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Benneson'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.

Dr. Benneson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Benneson "Berkley Benneson, M.D. has been a longtime resident of Scottsdale and a graduate of Scottsdale High School. He received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Chemistry from Occidental College Los Angeles and went on to obtain his Medical Degree at the University of Arizona College of Medicine. Dr. Benneson completed both Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine at the Maricopa County Medical Center with a Fellowship in Cardiology at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center in California. Since 1981, Dr. Benneson has been practicing General and Interventional Cardiology in Scottsdale. He joined Scottsdale Cardiovascular Center in August 2011. Dr. Benneson has additional training in both Nuclear Imaging and Echocardiography. Dr. Benneson has been designated as a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease and Certified in Nuclear Cardiology. He has served as Chairman of the Cardiology Division of Scottsdale Healthcare Osborn and Shea Campuses. Dr. Benneson's special interests in the practice of Cardiology include Coronary Artery Disease, Interventions (stenting), Congestive Heart Failure and Cardiac Risk Assessment and Lipid Disorders."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Benneson "At Scottsdale Cardiovascular Center, we seek to provide personalized, state of the art, cardiovascular care.

We intend that our patients feel confident and secure that they are receiving the best care in an environment they trust and appreciate."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

23  Conditions Treated

  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

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  • Occidental College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1971
  • University of Arizona
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Maricopa Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Maricopa Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • LAC/Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology
    Other Education | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Benneson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Benneson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benneson to family and friends
6 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Benneson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Benneson Says:

Providing our Patients with the best experience possible is very important to us.  The most valuable feedback we receive comes from our Patients.   

Thank you for taking a few minutes to let us know how we are doing!  


Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Benneson is very patient and explains medical conditions thoroughly. He is a good listener and provides excellent medical care. It is with his help that I now have a healthy heart and can live an active lifestyle.
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Dr, Benneson was recommended to us as we had just relocated from another state. He is knowledgeable, understanding, and willing to explain and answer any questions. A true professional.
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