Dr. Michael Benca, MD

Dr. Michael Benca, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 47
(8)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Benca, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in New Braunfels, TX. He is 47 years old and has been practicing for 16 years.

1626 Common St

New Braunfels, TX 78130

Contact Information

(830) 620-1272

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Benca performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hypertension
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 97% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Usuhs F E Hebert Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Benca has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Benca's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benca to family and friends
3.5
based on 8 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Benca's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

New Braunfels, TX |
Dr. Benca and his staff are probably the worst. Dr. Benca acted like he had no time to hear my concerns. His front desk staff and check out people act like you are their last priority. I sat in check out for 15 minutes before she acknowledged my existence. While I was waiting to be seen, I could...more
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New Braunfels |
I would not recommend Dr. Benca due to the office staff. It is impossible to speak with anyone when an emergency presents itself and beyond. My husband had two open heart surgeries in one day and I could not get ANY response from this office two months later. I took him to the E.R. and he was...more
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Canyon Lake, TX |
poor INR management. I was told to take a huge dose for several days, then hold for several days. INR was all over the map for several weeks. Refused to lower prescription. New doc, new dose...and been in range since.
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in New Braunfels, TX |
Dr Benca listens patiently to you. he takes everything you say into consideration. and he makes a plan for you to get well. I feel like I'm part of the solution and he's kind which is important to me. I have had symptoms that are not usual . He takes everyone of them seriously and gets to the...more
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in New Braunfels, TX |
He is by far the best heart Dr. I have been to in a long time. He explains everything in full and I am so lucky to have him as my Dr.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Benca accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Benca has admitting privileges

CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital - New Braunfels
600 N Union Ave
New Braunfels, TX 78130
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