Dr. Robert Benedett, MD

Dr. Robert Benedett, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. Robert Benedett, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Springfield, MO and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Washington University St Louis in 1983 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1230 E Kingsley St Ste A

Springfield, MO 65804

Contact Information

(417) 720-4916

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Top Care Areas

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

Vitreous Hemorrhage
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eye Surgery
very high
more than 98% of peers
Retinal Vein Occlusion
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Benedett'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

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

56  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Hyphema
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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10  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Eye Surgery
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • Washington University St Louis
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • St Johns
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Washington University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Benedett has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Benedett's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benedett to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Benedett'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I've had 2 retina tears in each eye, plus a retina detachment in my right. Dr. Benedett is a skilled and knowledgeable doctor, he saved my eye sight. I'm extremely grateful to him.
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I had to see Dr. Benedett after a complication due to cataract surgery. I was able to get in very quickly and Dr. Benedett performed my surgery one day after cataract surgery and was successful in correcting my issue. He is extremely professional and caring. I was very happy with him and his...more
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Excellent eye doctor and very knowledgable . He diagnosed me with a. Very rare eye disease that was caused by chromsomes from both my parents that can cause blindness. He saved my eye sight. You will be very happy if you choose Dr Bennedett for your eye doctor,
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