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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Myelopathy
high
more than 86% of peers
Low Back Pain
high
more than 84% of peers
Spondylosis
normal
more than 80% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

52  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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 Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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14  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Benzel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Benzel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Benzel

3.7

Based on 9 reviews

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1 Star
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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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