Dr. Luis Lopez-Benitez, MD

Dr. Luis Lopez-Benitez, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Male  |  
40 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Luis Lopez-Benitez, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus in 2003 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

Centennial Hills Ob/Gyn

6850 N Durango Dr Ste 420

Las Vegas, NV 89149
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Accepted insurance

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Medicaid

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Top Care Areas


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Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
very high
more than 92% of peers
Pregnancy Test
very high
more than 89% of peers
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
more than 87% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lopez-Benitez ""The reason I enjoy my profession now is the same reason I chose Obstetrics and Gynecology many years ago; there is no greater joy than helping bring new life into the world. I am grateful to all my patients for allowing me the privilege of being their physician." Dr. Luis Lopez-Benitez was born in Puerto Rico. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He got his bachelor's degree in Biology from the University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez Campus. He studied medicine, and completed his internship and residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, where he practiced at the Caribbean's busiest Medical Center. There, Dr. Lopez-Benitez had extensive exposure to high risk obstetric patients referred to their unit from all over the island, as well as from some of the US Virgin Islands. In addition, he had plenty of exposure to complex gynecologic surgery, principally due to the scarcity of gynecologic oncology services in the island. He has been practicing in Las Vegas since 2007. In order to provide more personalized care to his patients, Dr. Lopez-Benitez decided to open his solo practice in the North West of the Valley. Dr. Lopez-Benitez has special interest in minimally invasive gynecologic surgery. He understands that most surgeries that have traditionally been done as open cases (laparotomy) can be done laparoscopically or vaginally. There are some exceptions, but this applies to most hysterectomies and sterilizations (tubal ligations) among others. Dr. Lopez-Benitez has medical and surgical privileges at Centennial Hills Hospital Medical Center, Mountainview Hospital, and Valley Hospital Medical Center."


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  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Board Certifications

Dr. Lopez-Benitez does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated



  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Birth Control
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Ultrasound, Pelvic
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vulvectomy
  • X-Ray

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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 Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Lopez-Benitez has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Lopez-Benitez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lopez-Benitez's Reviews

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based on 15 total reviews (2 with comments)

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Dr. Lopez-Benitez's Performance

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Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
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Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Las Vegas, NV
Dr . Benitez is the best Dr in Las Vegas . Very recommend. Staff is very friendly .
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in North Las Vegas, NV
At my initial appointment, I liked Dr. Lopez-Benitez, although I did feel that he was too quick to recommend exploratory surgery. However, upon canceling an appointment using their system more than 24 hours in advance because I found out that the copay was going to be over $100, I found out that...more
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