Dr. Nicholas Benson, MD

Pulmonary DiseaseMaleAge 48

Dr. Benson
Accepting new patients

HealthPartners Clinic Hudson

411 Stageline Rd Hudson, WI 54016

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(715) 531-6700

Dr. Nicholas Benson, MD is a Pulmonologist in Hudson, WI and has over 20 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Minnesota Medical School medical school in 2001. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Hudson Hospital and Clinic and Lakeview Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Benson to book an appointment.

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Hospital Highlight

Affiliated with Lakeview Hospital Stillwater, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Practices at Top Hospital
    Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ See hospitals
  • Hospital Satisfaction
    Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals

Experience and Background Checks


Background Check

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Dr. Benson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Benson treats Sleep Apnea more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Benson treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Central Sleep Apnea
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Benson treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Benson treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Benson treats Wheezing more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Benson treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Benson's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Blastomycosis
  • Breath Testing
  • Breathing Disorders
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Cough
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Diagnostic Bronchoscopy
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Study
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Valley Fever
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Benson accepts the following insurance:

Choice Plus POS II
Balanced Blue Access-WI PPO
Balanced Blue Preferred-WI POS
Blue Access Network (Wisconsin) PPO
Blue Access w/ Pref Retail Clinics-WI PPO
Blue Preferred (Select Network)-WI POS
Blue Preferred Network-WI
Blue Preferred Plus w/ Pref Retail Clinics-WI POS
Blue Preferred Plus-WI POS
Blue Traditional Network-WI
Bronze Blue Access-WI PPO
Bronze Blue Preferred-WI POS
Gold Blue Access-WI PPO
Gold Blue Preferred-WI POS
Group Value Network (Select Network)-MN
Lumenos plans - Blue Access-WI
Lumenos plans - Blue Preferred-WI
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Platinum Blue Access-WI PPO
Platinum Blue Preferred-WI POS
Silver Blue Access-WI PPO
Silver Blue Preferred-WI POS
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
Blue Cross Accord
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Choice Care PPO
Special Needs Plan SNP
United Healthcare

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About Me

Care Philosophy

I am very committed to partner with patients to empower them to take charge of their health and help manage chronic illness. I understand the impact that...Read more


I grew up in the suburbs of Minneapolis and have lived in the Twin Cites area all my life.  This regions my home and I feel very lucky I can help...Read more


  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications


University of Minnesota Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
University of Minnesota Medical Center
Residency Hospital
University of Minnesota Medical Center
Internship Hospital
University of Minnesota Medical School
Medical School
University of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
Undergraduate School


Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Nicholas Benson, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Nicholas Benson, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Benson's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Nicholas Benson, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Nicholas Benson, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Benson frequently treats Sleep Apnea, COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease), and Wheezing. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Benson treats.

Where is Dr. Nicholas Benson, MD's office located?

Dr. Benson's office is located at 411 Stageline Rd, Hudson, WI 54016. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Nicholas Benson, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Benson has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Nicholas Benson, MD?

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HealthPartners Clinic Hudson

Healthpartners Hudson Clinic411 Stageline Rd Hudson, WI 54016

Hudson Specialty Clinic

Hudson Specialty Clinic405 Stageline Rd Hudson, WI 54016

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Benson is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Hudson Hospital and Clinic

Hudson, WI

76% Patient Experience Rating, 7% higher than the national average

Lakeview Hospital

Stillwater, MN

84% Patient Experience Rating, 15% higher than the national average

4 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Regions Hospital

Saint Paul, MN

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

15 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2021)