Dr. Deborah Benzil, MD

Dr. Deborah Benzil, MD

Neurological Trauma Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Deborah Benzil, MD is a neurological trauma surgery specialist in Mount Kisco, NY and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from Univ Of MD Sch Of Med in 1985 and specializes in neurological trauma surgery.

110 S Bedford Rd

Mount Kisco, NY 10549

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
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more than 78% of peers
Spine Disorders
more than 73% of peers
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
more than 72% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurological Trauma Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

50  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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18  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Univ Of MD Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Rhode Island Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Rhode Island Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Deborah Benzil, MD
Dr Benzil is fantastic. She is extremely knowledgeable, friendly and has a great bedside manner. Everyone on her team helped me make my spinal surgery a success. The day of surgery, I was extremely nervous and apprehensive about the procedure. She answered all of my questions and helped me feel...Read More
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Peekskill, NY – Nov 14, 2016
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I was inpatient at Northern Westchester. She planned to perform an invasive outdated neurosurgical procedure rather than the current standard in the field which she never heard of. I went to hospital in NYC and had the minimally invasive procedure done with excellent results.
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eddy g in Danbury, CT – May 03, 2016
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Excellent surgeon. Caring Doctor. Two surgeries, highly reccomend.
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Al Bolbrock in Carmel, NY – Mar 14, 2016
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Dr. Benzel is quite personable. However, I am hesitant to recommend her. She told me I needed cervical disc surgery; fortunately I went for a second opinion and it was ruled out as inappropriate for my problem. In fact, it might have made the situation worse. Luckily the second neurosurgeon sent...Read More
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Phoebe T. in New Paltz, NY – Dec 10, 2015
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