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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (13)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Benecke is Excellent. Dr. Benecke has been reviewed by 55 patients who have provided 13 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Benecke, FACS, MD is board certified in Otolaryngology.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Auditory Tumor (Acoustic Neuroma)
  • Ear Cancer
  • Facial Nerve Injuries
  • Facial Paralysis
  • Vertigo
  • Vestibulocochlear Nerve Diseases

Education & Awards

Dr. Benecke graduated from Indiana University , Indianapolis. He has 9 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Facial Paralysis
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2013, 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2014 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2015)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Saint Louis, MO
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Greater St Louis
On-Time Doctor Award (2009, 2015)


Dr. Benecke has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Missouri Baptist Medical Center 
  • Missouri Baptist Hospital Sullivan 

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Additional Information
Dr. James Edward Benecke FACS and MD is a male Otolaryngologist, has 34 years of experience and practices in Otolaryngology.
Where does Dr. James E. Benecke practice?
Dr. James Benecke has 1 office location.
Dr. James Benecke practices Otolaryngology near Saint Louis, MO.
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