Dr. John Bender, MD

PediatricsMaleAge 69

Dr. John Bender, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Dartmouth, MA and has over 44 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Georgetown University medical school in 1977. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Bender to book an appointment.

Dr. Bender

Hawthorn Medical

531 Faunce Corner Rd Dartmouth, MA 02747
Accepting new patients

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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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Dr. Bender's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acne
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Animal Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Asthma
  • Bird Flu
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Canker Sore
  • Cellulitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Common Cold
  • Constipation
  • Cough
  • Dermatitis
  • Diarrhea
  • Dizziness
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Ear Ache
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enteritis
  • Fever
  • Food Poisoning
  • Headache
  • Hives
  • Immunization Administration
  • Impetigo
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Joint Pain
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Overweight
  • Pap Smear
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pediatric Diseases
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pneumonia
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinusitis
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Swine Flu
  • Throat Pain
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Infection
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wheezing

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(508) 991-2255

Dr. Bender accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Blue Care Elect PPO
Preferred Blue PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Fallon Community Health Plan
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Choice Care PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling (8)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (7)
  • Explained conditions well (7)
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (1)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (1)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (1)
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He was my pediatrician as a child and now my 2 children’s pediatrician. Very knowledgeable and answers all questions thoroughly.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Long wait times
Courtny – Jan 07, 2021
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About Me


Dr. John Bender, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Dartmouth, MA and has over 44 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Georgetown...Read more


  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
  • Pediatrics


Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia
Fellowship Hospital
Children's Hospital Philadelphia
Residency Hospital
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Residency Hospital
Georgetown University
Medical School


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What are Dr. John Bender, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Bender frequently treats Abdominal Pain, Acne, and Acute Pharyngitis. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Bender treats.

Where is Dr. John Bender, MD's office located?

Dr. Bender's office is located at 531 Faunce Corner Rd, Dartmouth, MA 02747. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Hawthorn Medical

Hawthorn Medical531 Faunce Corner Rd Dartmouth, MA 02747