Dr. Christopher Benac, DPM

Dr. Christopher Benac, DPM

Podiatry  ·  

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Dr. Christopher Benac, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Lebanon, TN. He specializes in podiatry, podiatry sports medicine, and more.Read his story

Neuhaus Foot and Ankle PC

430 W Main St

Lebanon, TN 37087
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Plantar Fasciitis
more than 85% of peers
Foot Conditions
more than 85% of peers
Achilles Tendinitis
more than 74% of peers

Dr. Benac'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. Benac's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Benac "Dr. Christopher Benac is originally from Portage, Indiana. He is married to his wife, Julie and has a beautiful daughter named Leah. Prior to getting into podiatry, Dr. Benac was a military police officer in the United States Marine Corps for 10 years and was a police officer for the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department for 5 years. He was a volunteer at the Vanderbilt emergency department in 2003. It was there that he developed a passion for medicine, which led him to become a podiatrist."

6  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Pediatric Podiatry
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatry Sports Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Benac does not have any board certifications listed.

51  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arch Disorders
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Bone Spur
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Burning Feet Syndrome
  • Chronic Non-Healing Wounds
  • Corn
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Diabetic Foot Conditions
  • Diabetic Ulcers
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot Callus
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Pain
  • Fracture
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • High Arch
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Nail Diseases
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Pain
  • Nerve Tumors
  • Neuromas
  • Neuropathy
  • Paronychia
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Plantar Wart
  • Sever's Disease
  • Sports Injuries of the Foot
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Warts
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1  Procedures

  • Nail Avulsion and Excision

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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.


  • Jacksonville State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Atlanta Veterans Affairs
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Benac has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Benac has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Benac's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benac to family and friends
5 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Benac'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 (5)

This was my first visit with Dr. Benac. I would recommend if you are needing a foot doctor that he is the doctor to go see. I love it when you don't have to wait very long to be seen. He made sure that I understood and I had no questions before he left the room. His staff was very polite.
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Dr. Benac is a very kind, caring person. He always listens to patients concerns and takes the time to thoroughly answer all questions. He does a thorough exam , then explains the diagnosis and all options for treatment. He always respects the patient's input. He is easy to talk to and goes out of...more
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Dr. Benac worked closely with me in dealing with a severe diabetic foot problem. His effort on my behalf was exemplary and because of his efforts a big toe that might have required amputation is now fully healed.
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Dr. Benac cares about his patients to the fullest degree. He is very attentive and makes sure you know every option for your condition.
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I found dr benac to very personable and down to earth. he was very thorough and he saw me in a timely fashion. my family are all patients of his.
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