Dr. Helene Bender, MD

Dr. Helene Bender, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Female  |  
Age 71
(6)
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Dr. Helene Bender, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 37 years. She graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in gastroenterology.

5200 Centre Ave Ste 506

Pittsburgh, PA 15232

Contact Information

(412) 621-2334

Insurance Accepted

  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Nausea
normal
more than 77% of peers
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
normal
more than 76% of peers
Diarrhea
normal
more than 74% of peers

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
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Board Certifications

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

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Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Northwestern Meml Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Mercy Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Mercy Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bender has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bender's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bender to family and friends
4.2
based on 6 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Bender'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
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Dallas, TX
It took over a month to get in to see her but after that was much faster to schedule appointments. She didn't make me a surgical patient like the other gastroenterologist (who found nothing). We discussed food and symptoms and was able to calm my problems. I now live in another state and I'm...more
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in Pittsburgh, PA
Terrible bedside manor. Insulting and rude. Actually cancelled a procedure and went somewhere else so I wouldn't have to deal with her. She scarred me.
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