Dr. Richard Bennett, MD

Dr. Richard Bennett, MD

Dermatology  ·  
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Age 73
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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 of California
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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

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

Dr. Bennett'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.

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

23  Conditions Treated

7  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

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bennett to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 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

Patient Comments (1)

I found out I had a melanoma on a Thursday, Dr. Bennett's office scheduled me for surgery on Friday. Everyone in the office was absolutely wonderful. They explained everything to me and took great care of me. I couldn't have been more pleased.
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