Female 65 years

Dr. Laurel J Benson, MD



Orthopedic Surgery     -  Colorado,  Denver

 Overview

Dr. Laurel J Benson, MD works in Denver, Colorado is a specialist in Orthopedic Surgery and graduated University Of Colorado School Of Medicine in 1986. Dr. Benson is affiliated with Centura Health - Littleton Adventist Hospital, Swedish Medical Center, Rose Medical Center, Exempla Saint Joseph Hospital, Presbyterian/Saint Luke's Medical Center and practicing for 31 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

 Conditions

  • Acne
  • Acute Angle-Closure Glaucoma
  • Allergy and-or Sensitivity Elimination Reprogramming Technique
  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia (AIHA)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Complex Pediatric Spine Surgery
  • Complex Spinal Instrumentation Procedure
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Tattooing
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dry Skin
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Endoscopic Procedure
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Erythema
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Ewing's Sarcoma
  • Food Additive Allergy - Annatto
  • Gastric Lymphoma
  • Generalized Pustular Psoriasis
  • Glycogen Storage Disease, Type IIb
  • Heavy Metal Detoxification
  • Iatrogenic Pneumothorax
  • Insect Sting Allergies
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
  • Lumbar Epidural Nerve Block
  • Management of Mechanical Ventilator
  • Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Miscarriages
  • Multiple Injuries
  • Open Wound
  • Pancreatic Insufficiency
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pediatric Voiding
  • Pigeon-Breeders' Disease
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retrobulbar Neuropathy
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Sinus Node Disease
  • Spinal Anesthesia
  • Stress Test
  • Syndactyly
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Upper Airway Obstruction
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Wart Removal
  • Woodworker's Lung

 Procedures

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bunion
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Tear
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scoliosis
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spine Deformities
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tendon Transfer
  • Tibula and Fibula Fractures
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Fusion

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

 Years Since Graduation

  • 31

 State License

  • Colorado

 Spoken Languages

  • Spanish

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School


University Of Colorado School Of Medicine

Denver, CO, United States

Graduated: 1986

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Rocky Mountain Pediatric Ortho

1721 East 19th Avenue Suite 244
Colorado (CO)
Denver,
80218

  (303) 831-9861
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Performs Procedures On Site?    No

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Rocky Mountain Pediatric Ortho, 1721 East 19th Avenue Suite 244, Denver, Colorado (CO), 80218



Map for Dr. Laurel J Benson, MD: 1721 East 19th Avenue Suite 244, Denver, Colorado, 80218


 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • Molina
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Open Access
  • Options PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint
  • Worker's Compensation
  • Worker's Compensation WC

* Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

 Affiliated Hospitals


Centura Health - Littleton Adventist Hospital photo


Centura Health - Littleton Adventist Hospital

7700 South Broadway Colorado CO, Littleton, 80122

Centura Health - Littleton Adventist Hospital is a non-profit hospital located in Littleton, CO. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 3 of 8 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 6 of 8 procedures.



Swedish Medical Center photo


Swedish Medical Center

501 East Hampden Avenue Colorado CO, Englewood, 80113

Swedish Medical Center is a hospital located in Englewood, CO. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are above the state average in 2 of 15 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 12 of 15 procedures.



Rose Medical Center photo


Rose Medical Center

4567 East 9th Avenue Colorado CO, Denver, 80220

Rose Medical Center is a hospital located in Denver, CO. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 11 of 14 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 11 of 14 procedures.






Exempla Saint Joseph Hospital

1835 Franklin Street Colorado CO, Denver, 80218

Owned and operated by the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth, Kansas, since 1883, Saint Joseph Hospital is one of the largest non-profit hospitals in the region. Licensed for 577 beds, Saint Joseph is the major admitting hospital for Colorado Kaiser Permanente and maintains contacts with most of the ...


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Presbyterian/Saint Luke's Medical Center photo


Presbyterian/Saint Luke's Medical Center

1719 East 19th Avenue Colorado CO, Denver, 80218

Presbyterian/Saint Luke's Medical Center is a State owned hospital located in Denver, CO. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 12 of 16 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 2 of 16 procedures.




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