Dr. Todd Bengtson, MD

Vascular Surgery •  Male • Age 54
  
Dr. Bengtson
Accepting new patients

CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic - Douglas

619 S FLEISHEL AVE Tyler, TX 75701

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(903) 606-4520

Dr. Todd Bengtson, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Tyler, TX. Dr. Bengtson has more experience with Peripheral Vascular Procedures, Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM), and Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Nacogdoches Memorial Hospital and University Of Texas Health Science Center At Tyler. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Bengtson to book an appointment.


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Dr. Bengtson accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Practice Areas

Peripheral Vascular Procedures

Peripheral vascular disorder is diagnosed through a variety of procedures, including angiogram, ankle-brachial index and Doppler ultrasound. Surgical treatments include bypass graft surgery, balloon angioplasty, and stent.Compare with other Peripheral Vascular Procedures specialists.

Typically treats 88% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Peripheral Artery Bypass
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bengtson performs Peripheral Artery Bypass more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Bengtson performs this procedure more than 100% of their peers

Peripheral Artery Catheterization
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bengtson performs Peripheral Artery Catheterization more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Bengtson performs this procedure more than 99% of their peers

Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bengtson performs Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Bengtson performs this procedure more than 91% of their peers

Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)

Arteriovenous malformation (AVM) specialists diagnose and treat abnormal blood vessel connections between arteries and veins that result in damage or death of body tissue and nerve cells.Compare with other Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) specialists.

Typically treats 79% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bengtson performs Arteriovenous Shunt Creation more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Bengtson performs this procedure more than 86% of their peers

Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bengtson performs Arteriovenous Fistula Repair more than 73% of their peers

Dr. Bengtson performs this procedure more than 73% of their peers

Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection

Aortic aneurym or dissection specialists diagnose and treat abnormal bulges or tears in the wall of the aorta, which are life-threatening and require immediate surgery.Compare with other Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection specialists.

Typically treats 97% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bengtson treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Bengtson treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bengtson treats Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Bengtson treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Peripheral Vascular Disorders

Peripheral vascular disorder specialists diagnose and treat narrowing or blockages in the blood vessels outside the heart, most commonly caused by atherosclerosis, a buildup of plague inside the blood vessel wall.Compare with other Peripheral Vascular Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 75% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 13 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bengtson treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Bengtson treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bengtson treats Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Bengtson treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Venous Insufficiency
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bengtson treats Venous Insufficiency more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Bengtson treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

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Dr. Bengtson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

Dr. Bengtson's Reviews

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5.0

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Consummate professional. Serious but friendly. My surgery and recovery were exactly as explained by Dr Bengtson. Highly recommend him.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Long wait times
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Biography

Dr. Todd Bengtson, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Tyler, TX. Dr. Bengtson has more experience with Peripheral Vascular Procedures, Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM), and Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection than other specialists in his area. He is...Read more

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

University Tx Southwestern Med School
Residency Hospital
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
Medical School

Awards

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Locations

CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic - Douglas

CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic - Douglas619 S FLEISHEL AVE Tyler, TX 75701
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CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic - Douglas703 S Fleishel Ave Tyler, TX 75701
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Nacogdoches Memorial Hospital

Nacogdoches, TX

69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

University Of Texas Health Science Center At Tyler

Tyler, TX

83% Patient experience rating, 14% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)