Dr. Leon Bender, MD

Dr. Leon Bender, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 79
Dr. Leon Bender, MD is an urology specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 49 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1964 and specializes in urology.

8635 W 3rd St Ste 765W

Los Angeles, CA 90048

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California

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Top Care Areas

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Bladder Infection
very high
more than 92% of peers
Bladder Diseases
very high
more than 91% of peers
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Bender's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

43  Conditions Treated


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18  Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystotomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Excision of Testicular Lesion
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Lithotripsy
  • Orchiectomy
  • Peyronie's Disease Injection Therapy
  • Prostate Removal
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Testicular Implants
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1964
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1965
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1969
  • West Side Va Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1966

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bender has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bender's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bender to family and friends
7 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Bender's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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