Dr. Bernard Bendok, MD

Dr. Bernard Bendok, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Bernard Bendok, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from NWU FIENBERG SCH OF MED in 1995 and specializes in neurosurgery.

5777 E Mayo Blvd

Phoenix, AZ 85054

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
more than 95% of peers
Chiari's Deformity
very high
more than 90% of peers
Meningiomas
very high
more than 90% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

32  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Fracture
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

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17  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Wayne State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • NWU FIENBERG SCH OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Evanston Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • McGaw Med Center Of Northwestern
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bendok has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bendok's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bendok to family and friends
26 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Bendok'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 (4)

Dr. Bendok is an incredibly gifted surgeon and kind man. He saved my life. A few months ago they found an AVM in my head and I had to get it removed or it would have killed me. Dr. Bendok and his staff got me in right away and were kind, supportive and extremely helpful throughout the entire...more
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I am a very unique case as I have been told by many. Dr. Bendok went above and beyond to help figure out what is going on, after many test and some trial treatments things are looking up although I will not get my sight back not due to anything he could fix. I figure at some time I will be seeing...more
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Dr. Bendok and Dr. Zimmerman at Mayo Clinic saved my life and clipped my aneurysm just in time before it ruptured. I am on day 7 of recovery, and I am so grateful to them for the extra thought and care they put into deciding how to go about the surgery. They got me in right away and did open...more
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Dr. Bendok was a wonderful, knowledgeable , pleasant addition to our team of healthcare providers at the mayo clinic.
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