Dr. Prosper Benhaim MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Prosper Benhaim is an orthopedic surgeon in Los Angeles, California. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including LAC-Harbor-University of California at Los Angeles Medical Center and LAC-Olive View-UCLA Medical Center. He received his medical degree from UCSF School of Medicine and has been in practice for 27 years. Dr. Benhaim accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 8 doctors at LAC-Harbor-University of California at Los Angeles Medical Center and one of 2 at LAC-Olive View-UCLA Medical Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery. He also speaks multiple languages, including French.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Hand Surgery

Clinical Interests: Adipose Tissue, Stem Cells, Wound Healing, Immunosuppressive Agents, Graft Rejection, Mycophenolic Acid, Tissue Engineering, Cell Differentiation

Education & Medical Training

UCLA Medical Center
Residency, Plastic Surgery, 1995 - 1997

University of California at San Francisco
Residency, General Surgery, 1987 - 1995

UCLA Medical Center
Fellowship, Hand Surgery, 1997 - 1998

UCSF School of Medicine
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 33 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 30 years in Pulmonary Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 23 years in Critical Care Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Does the gatekeeper model work in hand surgery?
Hartzell, T. L.,Shahbazian, J. H.,Pandey, A.,Girson, L. A.,Rubinstein, R.,Bojovic, B.,Bernthal, N.,Azari, K. K.,Benhaim, P.

Cost Comparison of Open Fasciectomy Versus Percutaneous Needle Aponeurotomy for Treatment of Dupuytren Contracture.
Herrera, F. A.,Benhaim, P.,Suliman, A.,Roostaeian, J.,Azari, K.,Mitchell, S.

Range of Motion Measurements in Hand Surgery: Should They Be Used for Assessing Outcomes?
Hartzell, T. L.,Pandey, A.,Shahbazian, J. H.,Girson, L. A.,Bernthal, N. M.,Benhaim, P.,Azari, K. K.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueSelect
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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