Dr. Jean Bender, MD

Dr. Jean Bender, MD

Pediatric Nephrology  |  
Female  |  
Age 50
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Dr. Jean Bender, MD is a pediatric nephrology doctor who practices in Boise, ID. She is 50 years old and has been practicing for 22 years.Read her story

222 N 2nd St Ste 215

Boise, ID 83702

Contact Information

(208) 381-7336

Insurance Accepted

  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Cigna
  • ODS Health Plan

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Hydronephrosis
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more than 11% of peers

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Dr. Bender's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bender "Dr. Bender sees pediatric patients with kidney and urinary tract disorders high blood pressure, acute kidney injury, and chronic kidney disease including all types of dialysis and kidney transplants, as well as glomerular and tubular diseases.She earned her medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston and completed her internship in pediatrics and internal medicine at The Ohio State University Hospital. She completed her residency in pediatrics and internal medicine at the University of Texas at Houston, where she also completed her fellowship in adult and pediatric nephrology and master's degree in public health."
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Specialties

  • Pediatric Nephrology
  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pediatric Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Dysplasia
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 1996

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
5.0
based on 1 review (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (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 (1)

in Boise, ID |
Dr. Bender is an awesome Dr. Her and Dr. Jenkins worked well together in the care of our daughter! She was amazing to have by our side and I would recommend her to anyone!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Bender accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
    Blue Cross of Idaho PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • ODS Health Plan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Bender has admitting privileges

St. Luke's Boise Medical Center
190 E Bannock St
Boise, ID 83712
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