Dr. Nelson Benjers, MD

Dr. Nelson Benjers, MD

Clinical Cardiology  ·  
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Age 70
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Dr. Nelson Benjers, MD is a clinical cardiology specialist in Clairton, PA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University of Bombay / Grant Medical College in 1974 and specializes in clinical cardiology.

575 Coal Valley Rd Ste 400

Clairton, PA 15025

Contact Information

(301) 645-3066

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypertension
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Benjers'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Benjers "I BELIEVE IN PREVENTIVE CARDIOLOGY..TREAT HYPERTENSION, HEART FAILURE. CHOLESTEROL AND DIABETES"

1  Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

39  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • 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 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
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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8  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • St.Xaviers College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1968
  • University of Bombay / Grant Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Dc Genl & Howard U Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Sinai Hosp of Baltimore
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • U Md
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Benjers has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Benjers' Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benjers to family and friends
15 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Benjers' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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