Dr. Edward Bentley, MD

Dr. Edward Bentley, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 65
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Dr. Edward Bentley, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Santa Barbara, CA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 1978 and specializes in gastroenterology.

2403 Castillo St Ste 201

Santa Barbara, CA 93105

Contact Information

(805) 682-3585

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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

Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hemorrhoids
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Bentley'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.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

71  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Los Angeles County University Of California Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Los Angeles County University Of California Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Los Angeles County University Of California Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bentley has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bentley's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bentley to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Bentley'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I had a colonoscopy today, not anyone's favorite experience, and he was fantastic--I wasn't sick from the meds, he was terrific in his manner and competence. Fabulous.
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He's been my Dr. since 2011 when I was diagnosed with Cryptogenic Liver Cirrhosis. This is 2016, he's still my Dr. he's the Best in my opinion. Very calm, thorough, listens and takes time to understand what I'm experiencing. If I need other Drs. always ask him for a referral, and it works out...more
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