Dr. Elizabeth A. Bender MD Surgeon
Dr. Elizabeth Bender is a surgeon in Akron, Ohio and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Akron General Medical Center and Summa Health System. She received her medical degree from Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine and has been in practice for 23 years. Dr. Bender accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 23 doctors at Akron General Medical Center and one of 32 at Summa Health System who specialize in Surgery.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
Surgeon: General Surgery
Education & Medical Training
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center-Mercy Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1991–1996
Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine
Class of 1991
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Surgery
Certified 17 years in Surgery
OH State Medical License
Active through 2015
Awards, Honors & Recognition
American College of Surgeons
Publications & Presentations
Left-sided gallbladder (sinistroposition) with duplication of the common bile duct.
Bender, E.A., Springhetti, S., Shemisa, K., Wittenauer, J.
Extraintestinal heterotopic gastric tissue simulating acute appendicitis.
Bender, E., Schmidt, S. P.
Image of the month--quiz case.
Kumar, R., Bender, E.A.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Anthem Blue Access PPO
- Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
- BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
- BCBS California PPO
- BCBS Illinois PPO
- Blue Shield California HMO
- Blue Shield California PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access
- CIGNA PPO
- Cofinity PPO
- First Health PPO
- Great West PPO
- Health Net California Large Group PPO
- Health Net HMO - Employer Group
- HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
- Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
- Multiplan PHCS PPO
- Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
- Multiplan PPO
- Pacificare HMO
- United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
- United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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75 Arch Street
Akron, OH 44304
Phone: (330) 762-6251
Fax: (330) 762-1315