Dr. Brian Benson, MD

Dr. Brian Benson, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Brian Benson, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Hackensack, NJ and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons in 2003 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat and oncology.

20 Prospect Ave Ste 613

Hackensack, NJ 07601

Contact Information

(201) 489-6520

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
  • Devon Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MagnaCare
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Larynx Conditions
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dysphagia
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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2  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

146  Conditions Treated

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69  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Captique™ Injection
  • Carbon Dioxide Laser Skin Resurfacing Treatment
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Chemodenervation
  • Collagen Injection
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Removal
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Endoscopic Zenker's Diverticulum Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • HPC Transplantation (Stem Cell Transplant)
  • Hylaform Injection
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Irrigation of Ear
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Larynx Repair
  • Laser Microsurgery
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Microlaryngeal Surgery
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Neck Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • The Juilliard School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • UMDNJ - University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • UMDNJ - University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Saint Lukes Roosevelt Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Alpha Omega Medical Honor Society, 2008
  • Sigma Xi, 2006
  • Arnold P Gold Foundation Humanism Honor Society, 2003
Media & Publications

Dr. Benson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Benson's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benson to family and friends
29 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

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

Dr. Benson'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 (13)

Dr. Benson is professional and very personable. I saw him for a bad recurring cough and post nasal drip. Although I did have to wait a bit past my appointment time for him, he was kind and caring and listened to what I was telling him during my visit. I felt he spent as much time with me as I...more
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I had an anomaly, a branchial cleft cyst on my neck. After seeing 5 ENT's Dr. Rietzen, ENT recommend Dr. Benson as a specialist. Dr. Benson removed my severally infected enlarged cyst without any immediate or permanent complications (hearing impairment, drooling, nerve damage, etc.) A week after...more
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I had a severe chronic cough condition for many years. It was treated for many years with no success. About 1 1/2 years ago I was referred to Dr. Benson. He attempted four different treatments, two different medications and two different types of injections into the throat, with little success....more
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I was absolutely confident after talking to Dr. Benson, that he was the doctor, I wanted to operate on me he was very thorough in explaining my issues and concerns. I now seek his advise and opinion on many health issues. thank you Dr Benson
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Dr. Benson is a highly skilled ENT surgeon and diagnostician. He and his staff are always right there to help.
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