Benjamin Poulose, MD, General Surgery, Columbus, OH, Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

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General Surgery Columbus, OH

Minimally Invasive Surgery

Zollinger Lecrone-Baxter Chair and Chief, Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

Overview of Dr. Poulose

Dr. Benjamin Poulose is a general surgeon in Columbus, OH and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute. He received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has been in practice 18 years. Dr. Poulose accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 199 doctors at Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and one of 81 doctors at James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute who specialize in General Surgery.

Education & Training

  • University Hospitals Cleveland Medical CenterFellowship, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Surgical Endoscopy, Abdominal Wall Reconstruction, 2007 - 2008
  • Vanderbilt University
    Vanderbilt UniversityResidency, General Surgery, 1999 - 2007
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center MPH, 2003 - 2005
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
    Johns Hopkins University School of MedicineClass of 1999
  • University of North CarolinaBS, Biology, Highest Honors and Highest Distinction, 1990 - 1994

Certifications & Licensure

  • OH State Medical License
    OH State Medical License 2007 - 2022
  • TN State Medical License
    TN State Medical License 2002 - 2021
  • American Board of Surgery Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 2012
  • Fellow American College of Surgeons

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Lectures

  • Clinical Guidelines Synopsis of Groin Hernia Management 
    Nashville, TN - 10/26/2014

Authored Content

  • Clinical Guidelines Synopsis of Groin Hernia ManagementAugust 2020

Press Mentions

  • Ohio State Wexner Medical Center Names Two Division Directors in the Department of Surgery
    Ohio State Wexner Medical Center Names Two Division Directors in the Department of SurgeryMay 7th, 2018
  • Collaborative’s Data Help Improve Hernia Surgeries
    Collaborative’s Data Help Improve Hernia SurgeriesFebruary 15th, 2018

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    Anthem Blue Access Choice PPO
    Anthem Blue Access PPO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    BCBS Illinois PPO
    BCBS Tennessee Network 5
    CIGNA HMO
    CIGNA Open Access
    CIGNA PPO
    Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
    Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
    Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
    First Health PPO
    Great West PPO
    HealthLink PPO
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Please verify your coverage with the provider's office directly when scheduling an appointment