Dr. Gary Benke, MD

Dr. Gary Benke, MD

Anesthesiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
Dr. Gary Benke, MD is an anesthesiology specialist in Shakopee, MN and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University Of Wisconsin Medical School in 1980 and specializes in anesthesiology.

1601 Saint Francis Ave Ste 200

Shakopee, MN 55379

Contact Information

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Dr. Benke's Experience

Dr. Benke's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Anesthesiology
  • No sanctions found
  • Board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Anesthesiology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Benke does not have any board certifications listed.

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

1 Board Action
  • Physical or Mental Condition (10/5/2011)
    Action Taken: License Reinstatement without Restrictions
    Summary: Dr. Gary Darwin Benke; License # MD435460

    Nature of Complaint:

    The physician has complied with a previous Board order.

    Action Taken:

    The Pennsylvania Board of Medicine has reinstated the physician's license to an unrestricted status.

    State: Pennsylvania


  • University Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Benke's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benke to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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Dr. Benke's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I saw Dr. Benke at MAPS in Edina for a consult due to long-term pain. First off, he had clearly not read my chart at all. He vigorously shook my injured hand twice, even after my explanation of how much pain I had. I had to explain my injury and past treatments to him. A PA was in the office for...more
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