Dr. Valerie Bengal, MD

Dr. Valerie Bengal, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 64
Dr. Valerie Bengal, MD is a family medicine specialist in Santa Cruz, CA and has been practicing for 37 years. She graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in family medicine.

1156 High St

Santa Cruz, CA 95064

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California

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Dr. Bengal's Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

137  Conditions Treated

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12  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

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0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Ill Masonic Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Natividad Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Valerie Bengal, MD
Dr. Bengal is a world-renowned expert in psychoceramics, and is highly-regarded by her peers in the medical field, both nationally and internationally. She is not only extremely gifted in medicine, but also plays the viola, violin, harp, and triangle. Sometimes the bongos! I can give a detailed...Read More
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