Dr. Kent George Benner MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Kent Benner is a gastroenterologist in Portland, Oregon and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Legacy Mount Hood Medical Center and OHSU Hospital. He received his medical degree from David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and has been in practice for 37 years. He is one of 2 doctors at Legacy Mount Hood Medical Center and one of 12 at OHSU Hospital who specialize in Gastroenterology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Hospital Affiliation

Providence Portland Medical Center
High performing in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

Providence St. Vincent Medical Center
High performing in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

Legacy Mount Hood Medical Center

OHSU Hospital
High performing in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Colorado
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1977–1980

David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Class of 1977

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Gastroenterology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

OR State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Publications & Presentations

Methotrexate (MTX) plus ursodeoxycholic acid (UDCA) in the treatment of primary biliary cirrhosis.
Combes, B., Emerson, S.S., Flye, N.L., Munoz, S.J., Luketic, V.A., Mayo, M.J., McCashland, T.M., Zetterman, R.K., Peters, M.G., Di Bisceglie, A.M., Benner, K.G., Kowdley, K.V., Carithers, R.L., Rosoff, L., Garcia-Tsao, G., Boyer, J.L., Boyer, T.D., Martin

Changing compliance to the American College of Gastroenterology guidelines for the management of variceal hemorrhage: a regional survey.
Zaman, A., Hapke, R.J., Flora, K., Rosen, H.R., Benner, K.G.

Gastroesophageal reflux and laryngeal disease.
Deveney, C. W., Benner, K., Cohen, J.

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