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Benjamin Bengs, MD

Benjamin Bengs, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery Santa Monica, CA

Associate Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine

Office Address

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  • 1250 16th Street
    Suite 2100
    Santa Monica, CA 90404
    Phone: (424) 259-9881

Dr. Bengs's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Orthopaedic Surgery: Hip & Knee Reconstructive Surgery, Orthopedic Trauma

Dr. Bengs's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Attending PhysicianUniversity of California Los Angeles
    Los Angeles, CA
    Attending Adult Trauma Surgeon (2006-present); Attending Orthopedic Pediatric Trauma Surgeon (2006-present): Attending Arthroplasty Surgeon (2007-present); Periodic Acting Chairman, Orthopaedic Surgery (2009-Present); Quality Assurance Officer, Orthopaedic Surgery (2013-Present)
  • DirectorUCLA/Santa Monica Hospital
    Santa Monica, CA

Dr. Bengs's Education & Medical Training

  • Massachusetts General HospitalMassachusetts General HospitalResidency, Orthopedic Surgery
  • Massachusetts General HospitalMassachusetts General HospitalResidency, General Surgery
  • Georgetown Univ Sch of MedGeorgetown University School of MedicineMedical School
  • University of CaliforniaUniversity of CaliforniaOther Training, B.S., Physiology

Dr. Bengs's Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical LicenseCA State Medical License2006 - 2014
  • American Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryAmerican Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryOrthopaedic Surgery

Dr. Bengs's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • American Joint Replacement RegistryQuarterly ChampionAmerican Joint Replacement Registry, 2013
  • Orthopedic Research & Education FoundationCareer Development Award In Total Joint And Trauma Surgery “Proximal Femoral Bone Loss and Femoral Stem Stability in Total Hip Arthroplasty.”Orthopedic Research & Education Foundation, 2010
  • Georgetown University School of MedicineCum Laude at GraduationGeorgetown University School of Medicine, 2001
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Dr. Bengs's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Development of a Multidisciplinary Case Review Committee to Reduce Readmissions, Mortality, and Sepsis by Standardizing Care and Limiting Clinical VariationsWinograd, D. Bengs, B. Eckardt, J. Jeffcoat, D. Daubs, M, UHC Annual Conference 2013, Pulse, 10/18/2013
  • Infection files: Expert thoughts on infected jointsBengs, B, Daily News, Los Angeles, 10/24/2012
  • “Effect of proximal femoral bone support on the fixation of a press-fit noncemented total hip replacement femoral component”Sangiorgio, S.N., Ebramzadeh, E., Borkowski,S.L., Oakes, D.A., Reid, J.J., Bengs,B.C., J Appl Biomater Funct Mater; Journal of Applied Biomaterials and Functional Materials, 9/1/2012
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Dr. Bengs's Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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