Dr. Edward Benzel, MD

Dr. Edward Benzel, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
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Dr. Edward Benzel, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Cleveland, OH and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University Of Wisconsin Medical School in 1975 and specializes in neurosurgery.

9500 Euclid Ave

Cleveland, OH 44195

Contact Information

(216) 444-2273

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Benzel's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Myelopathy
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Benzel treats Myelopathy more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Benzel treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Benzel treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Benzel treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Spinal Cord Tumor
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Benzel treats Spinal Cord Tumor more than 22% of his peers

Dr. Benzel treats this condition more than 22% of his peers

Dr. Benzel's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Edward Benzel, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Cleveland, OH and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University Of Wisconsin Medical School in 1975 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1981
    Wood Va Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1981
  • 1980
    Med College Of Wisconsin
    Residency Hospital
    1980
  • 1976
    Med College Wisc Affil Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1976
  • 1975
    University Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Medical School
    1975

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Dr. Benzel's Reviews

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3.7

Based on 9 reviews

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1 Star
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Average Wait Time
  • 31 – 45 minutes
Dr. Benzel's Performance
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I am a 37 yr old male that came in with extreme pain and was struggling to walk from a upper thoracic herniation.3 other neurosurgeons and 2 neurologist that had all recommended surgery.He was on track for surgery but then canced everything and just told me I had chronic pain syndrome and wasn't a...Read More
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
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Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Cleveland Clinic

Cleveland, OH

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