Dr. Robert Bender Jr, MD

Geriatric Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
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Dr. Robert Bender Jr, MD
Dr. Robert Bender Jr, MD is a geriatric medicine doctor who practices in Des Moines, IA. He is 64 years old and has been practicing for 39 years. Dr. Bender Jr is affiliated with Broadlawns Medical Center, Iowa Lutheran Hospital, Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Greene County Medical Center and Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines.

Broadlawns Geriatric and Memory Center

1801 Hickman Rd

Des Moines, IA 50314

Contact Information

(515) 282-5700

Dr. Robert Bender Jr, MD

Dr. Robert Bender Jr, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
  • 9 More

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Dr. Bender Jr's Experience

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Dr. Bender Jr's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Geriatric Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice and Geriatric Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
12

Conditions Treated

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Arthritis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Dementia
  • Geriatric Depression
  • Geriatric Diseases
  • Hypertension
  • Memory Loss
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Vascular Disease

Background Check

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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

  • Duke University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • St Louis Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • St Johns Mercy Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Masters in Psychopharmacology
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bender Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bender Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bender Jr to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews
Dr. Bender Jr's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Bender Jr accepts 23 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
  • Medico
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • National Elevator
  • POMCO Group
  • Principal Life
  • Thrivent Financial
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Alliance Select

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Hospitals where Dr. Bender Jr has admitting privileges

Broadlawns Medical Center
1801 Hickman Rd
Des Moines, IA 50314
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Greene County Medical Center
1000 W Lincoln Way
Jefferson, IA 50129
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Iowa Lutheran Hospital
700 E University Ave
Des Moines, IA 50316
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Iowa Methodist Medical Center
1200 Pleasant St
Des Moines, IA 50309
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Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines
1111 6th Ave
Des Moines, IA 50314
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