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Dr. Benjamin Schlicher, MD

General Surgery*
5.0 (2)
Map Pin Small Ames, IA
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16 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Benjamin Schlicher, MD

Dr. Benjamin Schlicher, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Ames, IA. They specialize in General Surgery, has 16 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from University of Iowa and is affiliated with Mary Greeley Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Schlicher an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Schlicher works at Practice in Ames, IA. They frequently treat conditions like Appendicitis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Schlicher's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Hy-vee Drugstore Clinic Pharmacy (7007)
    1215 Duff Ave, Ames, IA 50010 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (515) 239-4725
  2. 2
    Mary Greeley Medical Center
    1111 Duff Ave, Ames, IA 50010 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (515) 239-2011

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  • Mary Greeley Medical Center

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Appendicitis
Port Placements or Replacements

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Appendicitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Inguinal Hernia
Open Inguinal Hernia Repair
Abdominal Pain
Breast Cancer
Breast Lump
Burn Injuries
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
Gallstones
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Intestinal Obstruction
Lipomas
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Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Umbilical Hernia
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Biopsy of Breast
Cholecystectomy with Robotic Assist
Colectomy
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gallbladder Removal
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair
Lumpectomy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Umbilical Hernia Repair Open
Wound Repair
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Fissure
Anorectal Abscess
Anorectal Fistula
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Biliary Atresia
Bone Cancer
Cholangiocarcinoma
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Esophageal Cancer
Gastric Ulcer
Gynecologic Cancer
Hemorrhoids
Hiatal Hernia
Ileus
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Illeum Cancer
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Ischemic Colitis
Liver Cancer
Lobular Carcinoma
Lung Cancer
Male Breast Cancer
Meckel's Diverticulum
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Obstructed Inguinal Hernia
Osteosarcoma
Pancreatic Cancer
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroid Cancer
Partial Lung Collapse
Pelvic Abscess
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Pyloric Stenosis
Rib Fracture
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Second-Degree Burns
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Thyroid Cancer
Traumatic Brain Injury
Tubo-Ovarian Abscess
Ulcerative Colitis
Varicose Veins
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Ventral Hernia
Vulvar Cancer
Abdominoplasty
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acid Reflux Surgery
Anal Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy
Bile Duct Procedure
Bladder Surgery
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Breast Reconstruction
Colostomy
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Gastrectomy
Gastrotomy
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hernia Repair
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Removal of Stones from Biliary Tract
Laparoscopic Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair
Laparotomy
Liver Biopsy
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Open Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair
Parathyroidectomy
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Renal Transplant
Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
Sphincterotomy
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Thoracentesis
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Ventral Hernia Repair Open
Wedge Resection Colon
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    About Dr. Benjamin Schlicher, MD

    Specialties*
    • General Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 16 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1114186160
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University of Iowa
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Schlicher has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Schlicher has seen patients for Appendicitis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Schlicher on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    2 patients have reviewed Dr. Schlicher. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Schlicher.

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