Browse Health
License & Identifications

A medical license is required for a doctor to practice medicine in a particular state. Requirements vary by state but most require, at a minimum, post-graduate training in the doctor’s specific specialty. An NPI number is a national identifier unique to an individual health care provider and is managed by the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

Learn more about Dr. Benjamin Banks Peeler:

View the full profile to get information on:

  1. Qualifications
  2. What's important to you

View full profile

Patient Reviews

Patient comments (15)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Benjamin Banks Peeler is Excellent. Dr. Banks Peeler has been reviewed by 21 patients who have provided 15 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 4.9
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Benjamin Banks Peeler, FACS, MD is board certified in Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery) and Congenital Cardiac Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 11 areas:
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Blood Vessel Prosthesis Implantation
  • Cardiac Surgical Procedures
  • Cardiopulmonary Bypass (CPB)
  • Coronary Artery Bypass (Heart Bypass)
  • Heart Disease (Myocardial Ischemia)
  • Heart Failure
  • Heart Surgery (Cardiovascular Surgical Procedures)
  • Heart Transplantation
  • Heart Valve Prosthesis Implantation
  • Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome

Education & Awards

Dr. Banks Peeler graduated from Vanderbilt University, Columbia. He has 11 awards.

Society of Thoracic Surgeons
American Association of Thoracic Surgery
Southern Thoracic Surgical Association
American College of Surgeons
University of Virginia Dean's Award
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
North Carolina
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Charlotte, NC
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Charlotte Metro Area
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Banks Peeler has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Carolinas Medical Center 
  • University Hospital - Charlotte 


  • Spanish

> > > > Dr. Benjamin Banks Peeler, FACS, MD

Similar doctors nearby

Dr. Tzvi Nussbaum

Vascular Surgery
14 years experience
Charlotte, NC

Dr. Francis Robicsek

Charlotte, NC

Dr. Patrick Osborn

Orthopaedic Surgery
Charlotte, NC

Dr. Stephen Lalka

Vascular Surgery
31 years experience
Charlotte, NC

Dr. Philip Hess

43 years experience
Charlotte, NC

Dr. Stephen Winter

Orthopaedic Surgery
Charlotte, NC
Search All Similar Doctors
Additional Information
Dr. Benjamin Banks Peeler FACS and MD is a male Surgeon, has 20 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery, and Congenital Cardiac Surgery.
Where does Dr. Benjamin Banks Peeler practice?
Dr. Benjamin Banks Peeler has 2 office locations.
Dr. Benjamin Banks Peeler practices Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery, and Congenital Cardiac Surgery near Charlotte, NC.
See Charlotte Surgeons and Charlotte Cardiothoracic Surgeons.