Dr. Richard Bennett, MD

Dr. Richard Bennett, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 73
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Bennett, MD is a dermatologist in Santa Monica, CA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine in 1970 and specializes in dermatology.

2020 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 510

Santa Monica, CA 90404

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Cancer
very high
more than 95% of peers
Keloid Scar
very high
more than 94% of peers
Skin Cancer
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
23

Conditions Treated

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Cancer
  • Cellulitis
  • Dermatitis
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Keloid Scar
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
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Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Skin Excision for Hidradenitis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Philadelphia General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • New York University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bennett has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bennett's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bennett to family and friends
4.3
based on 6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Bennett's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Bennett accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Bennett has admitting privileges

Providence Saint John's Health Center
2121 Santa Monica Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90404
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