Dr. Edward Bennett Jr, MD

Dr. Edward Bennett Jr, MD

Cardiac Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Edward Bennett Jr, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 1973 and specializes in cardiac surgery.Read his story

50 New Scotland Ave Fl 3

Albany, NY 12208

Contact Information

(518) 262-9777

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Aortic Valve Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
very high
more than 91% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Dr. Bennett Jr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bennett Jr "I have practiced cardiac surgery for 35 years with a history of consistently excellent results.I believe in a multidisciplinary approach to cardiac care and place great importance on having an expert team for all phases of care.I have been fortunate to have a broad experience that enables many treatment options. Each patients care is individualized to optimize successful outcomes and minimize the risk of disability."
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Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
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Procedures

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 1/12/2015
    Amount or Range: Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: Albany County, NY
    State: New York
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

  • Fisk University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1969
  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Albany Medical Center Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Bennett Jr has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Bennett Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bennett Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bennett Jr to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Bennett Jr'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
Under 10 minutes

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