Dr. Frank Bender, MD

Dr. Frank Bender, MD

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Pulmonary Disease  ·  
Male  ·  
70 y/o
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Dr. Frank Bender, MD is a pulmonologist in Escondido, CA and has been practicing for 45 years. He specializes in pulmonary disease.Read his story

Arch Health Medical Group

488 E Valley Pkwy Ste 211

Escondido, CA 92025
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • National Elevator
  • Sharp Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
CoreSource
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Molina Healthcare
Molina
National Elevator
Sharp Health Plan
Gold Value
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Bender's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pulmonary Function Test
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bender performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Bender performs this procedure more than 77% of his peers

Low Blood Oxygen Level
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bender treats Low Blood Oxygen Level more than 48% of his peers

Dr. Bender treats this condition more than 48% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bender treats Pulmonary Disease more than 37% of his peers

Dr. Bender treats this condition more than 37% of his peers

Dr. Bender's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Fungal Infections
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Swine Flu
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Valley Fever
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

After receiving his undergraduate degree from MIT, he attended UC San Diego Medical School, graduating in its third class. Following this, he completed a medical internship / residency training program at Boston City Hospital, affiliated with Boston ...

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

University of California, San Diego
Fellowship Hospital
Boston Medical Center
Residency Hospital
Boston Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1974
University of California At San Diego
Medical School
MIT
Undergraduate School
1974

Languages

  • German
  • English

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4.2

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