Dr. Richard Bene Jr, MD

Dr. Richard Bene Jr, MD

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Plastic Surgery of the Hand  |  
Male  |  
58 y/o
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Dr. Richard Bene Jr, MD is a hand plastic surgery specialist in Leawood, KS. He graduated from University of Kansas / School of Medicine and specializes in plastic surgery of the hand, orthopedic hand surgery, and more.

Monarch Plastic Surgery

4801 W 135th St

Leawood, KS 66224
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Accepted insurance

  • Advantra
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Cenpatico Behavioral Health
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CompCare
  • CoreSource
  • CorVel

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Reduction
very high
more than 89% of peers
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
high
more than 88% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
normal
more than 83% of peers

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Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery of the Hand
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gout
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Skin Cancer
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger

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Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Liposuction
  • Neuroplasty
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wound Repair
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • University of Kansas / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Kans Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University of Kansas Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Alabama Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bene Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bene Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bene Jr to family and friends
3.4
based on 8 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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

Dr. Bene Jr's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Bene and his nurse Susan are very unprofessional and inconsiderate. I was not important enough to Dr. Bene to call me personally with my biopsy results. He left this task up to his nurse Susan whom while giving me the most devastating news ever, telling me I had cancer couldn't pronounce the...more
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Over too many years to mention, I have seen Dr. Bene at least 3 times for the same problem, trigger finger. And he has given me so much relief that it is unreal. I really like his bedside manner, ease, laid back yet really listens to understand your problem. I unfortunately have another finger...more
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