Dr. Charles Benage, MD

Dr. Charles Benage, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 70
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Dr. Charles Benage, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Spokane Valley, WA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina in 1980 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

1424 N McDonald Rd Ste 101

Spokane Valley, WA 99216

Contact Information

(509) 928-7272

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • 10 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Ear Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 96% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Benage'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. Benage "At Spokane Valley Ear, Nose and Throat we specialize in disorders of the head, neck, ear and face. Our goal as physicians is to provide high quality, comprehensive care in a caring and compassionate manor. We strive to constantly update our skills and knowledge through continuing education so that we may provide state-of-the-art care. We seek to have open, honest communication with our patients and respect the diverse needs and concerns of each individual patient."

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

65  Conditions Treated

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25  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Eardrum Repair
  • Earwax Removal
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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

  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • University of California At Irvine / California College of Medicine & Surgery
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Strong Meml Hospital University Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Benage has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Benage's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benage to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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

Dr. Benage's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr Benage was very professional and knew exactly what needed to be done to help my ear/hearing condition. His experience shows in his kind nature and excellent clinical skills. As a health care provider myself, his quality care was greatly appreciated. Dr. S.
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