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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Christopher Bensen is Excellent. Dr. Bensen has been reviewed by 20 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.1
Promptness 3.9
Courteous Staff 4.4
Accurate Diagnosis 4.8
Bedside Manner 4.2
Spends Time with Me 4.3
Follows Up After Visit 4.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Christopher Bensen, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Bensen graduated from University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. He has 5 awards.

Resident Research Award
Basil M. Boyd Memorial Award
Charles H. Herndon Research Award
HealthSouth Resident/Fellow Award
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2011, 2014)


Dr. Bensen has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Lake Norman Reg Medical Center 
  • Watauga Medical Center 


  • French

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Additional Information
Dr. Christopher V Bensen MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 16 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Christopher V. Bensen practice?
Dr. Christopher Bensen has 2 office locations.
Dr. Christopher Bensen practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Boone, NC.
Additional practice locations include: Jefferson, NC.
See Boone Orthopedic Surgeons.