Dr. Claudia K Benedict, MD

Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine
Northglenn, CO 80233 (1 other location)
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About Dr. Claudia K Benedict MD

Dr. Claudia K Benedict, MD is a doctor primarily located in Northglenn, CO, with another office in NORTHGLENN, CO. She has 37 years of experience. Her specialties include Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine.


Dr. Claudia K Benedict has 2 locations

Scl Health Heart And Vascular Institute Northglenn 11900 Grant St Ste 240 Northglenn, CO 80233
Scl Health Saint Joseph Emergency Northglenn 11900 GRANT ST NORTHGLENN, CO 80233


Dr. Claudia K Benedict has the following 2 SPECIALTIES

Cardiologists are doctors who specialize in the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of conditions related to the heart and blood vessels. A patient may be referred to a cardiologist if he experiences symptoms like chest pains, shortness of breath, dizziness, or high blood pressure. The physician will then evaluate your symptoms, take your health and family history and your weight. The cardiologist may order additional diagnostic tests, such as an echocardiogram, X-ray or blood tests. If necessary, the cardiologist may also call for a cardiac catheterization - a procedure in which a small tube is inserted into or near the heart that can take pictures of the heart's activity, or relieve blockage. Once determining whether there is a heart condition, a cardiologist will treat a patient through cholesterol management, cardiac rehabilitation, and fitness. If surgical intervention is required, like open-heart surgery, a cardiologist will make that determination, but a cardiothoracic surgeon will perform the procedure.


37 Years Experience

Ami Presbyterian Denver Hospital


University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine

Graduated in 1984

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More about Dr. Claudia K Benedict

Dr. Benedict was born and raised in Ohio and attended college at the University of Colorado, where she graduated with a degree in molecular biology. She then attended the University of Cincinnati Medical School. She returned to do her residency and fellowship at Presbyterian/St Luke's Hospital here in Denver. Dr Benedict's medical interests include heart failure, and echocardiography. She also focuses on the specific issues of women's health. When she's not practicing medicine, she enjoys skiing, fly fishing, and especially being a mom.

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