Dr. Michael Benca, MD

Dr. Michael Benca, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 47
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Dr. Michael Benca, MD is a cardiology specialist in New Braunfels, TX and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from USUHS F E HEBERT SCH OF MED in 2002 and specializes in cardiology.

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

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

Dr. Benca'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

  • Cardiology

1  Board Certifications

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

41  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 and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart 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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9  Procedures

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

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benca to family and friends
8 total reviews (6 have 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)

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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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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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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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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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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