Dr. Christopher Benson, MD

Dr. Christopher Benson, MD

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Dr. Christopher Benson, MD is a cardiology specialist in Iowa City, IA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Of Minnesota Medical School in 1991 and specializes in cardiology.

200 Hawkins Dr

Iowa City, IA 52242

Contact Information

(319) 356-1749

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Dr. Benson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Benson treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Benson treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Heart Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Benson treats Heart Disease more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Benson treats this condition more than 69% of his peers

Vascular Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Benson treats Vascular Disease more than 67% of his peers

Dr. Benson treats this condition more than 67% of his peers

Dr. Benson's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Benign Tumor
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Coarctation of the Aorta
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Hypertension
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Septal Defect
Syncope
Thrombosis
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Christopher Benson, MD is a cardiology specialist in Iowa City, IA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Of Minnesota Medical School in 1991 and specializes in cardiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

Education

1999
Oreg Hlth Scis U
Fellowship Hospital
1994
University Of Minnesota
Residency Hospital
1991
University Of Minnesota Medical School
Medical School
1999
1994
1991

Awards

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What People Say About Dr. Christopher Benson, MD
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Been seeing him since 2014 after my heart attack. He is very knowledgeable. He takes the time to answer my questions. He is very nice. Havent had any problems getting in to see him with my heart condition when I need too.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Choice Plus Test POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select

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