Dr. Peter Bentivegna, MD

Dr. Peter Bentivegna, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. Peter Bentivegna, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in West Yarmouth, MA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from New York Med Coll in 1985 and specializes in plastic surgery.

150 Ansel Hallet Rd Ste A

West Yarmouth, MA 02673

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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more than 61% of peers
Skin Cancer
more than 60% of peers
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
more than 45% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

6  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Cancer

5  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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.


  • New York Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Hartford Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Hartford Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Nassau University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Nassau University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • University Of Utah
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bentivegna has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bentivegna's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bentivegna to family and friends
31 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

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Dr. Bentivegna's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Horrible. Referred to Cape Cod Hospital for a procedure. There was someone else there to perform procedure. I was not informed Dr. Bentivagna would not be doing the procedure. It was not successful. The response from his office was to contact my primary care. Absolutely unprofessional and as a side...more
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Dr. Bentivegna cleared up the severe carpal tunnel in my left hand. I couldn't believe it...I went from excruciating pain that woke me up every night to completely pain-free. I should never have waited as long as I did to deal with it. I am now about to call his office to schedule an appointment...more
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Improved quality of life with no pain and no pain meds were my goals for my bi-lateral carpal tunnel syndrome. A friend referred me to Dr. Bentivegna and the rest (carpal tunnel pain) is history. His procedure is laparoscopic so less intrusive and less down time. Once I had my left hand...more
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I've had the pleasure of Dr. Bentivegna operate on my hands a total of 4 times. Two trigger fingers and carpal tunnel in both hands AND I look forward to his expertise when operating on my right thumb. He and his staff are highly professional. He calls it like it is and that's what I like in a...more
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I have known Dr Bentivegna professionally for a long time and trusted his expertise for my own hand surgery. Susan RN.
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