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Dr. Benjamin Veenstra, MD

General Surgery*
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Overview of Dr. Benjamin Veenstra, MD

Dr. Benjamin Veenstra, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Chicago, IL. Patients rated Dr. Veenstra an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Veenstra works at Practice in Chicago, IL with other offices in Oak Park, IL, Oak Brook, IL and Jacksonville, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Incisional Hernia 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. Veenstra's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Rush Univ. Surgeons
    1725 W Harrison St Ste 810, Chicago, IL 60612 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (312) 942-5500
  2. 2
    Rush Oak Park
    610 S Maple Ave Ste 5500, Oak Park, IL 60304 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (708) 660-2328
  3. 3
    Office
    2011 York Rd Ste 2000, Oak Brook, IL 60523 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (630) 724-1300
  4. 4
    Mayo Clinic Hospital in Florida
    4500 San Pablo Rd S, Jacksonville, FL 32224 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (904) 953-2000
    Monday
    08:00 - 16:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 16:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 16:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 16:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 16:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Rush University Medical Center

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Incisional Hernia
Abdominoplasty
Inguinal Hernia

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.
Incisional Hernia
Abdominoplasty
Inguinal Hernia
Abdominal Pain
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Gallstones
Gastric Ulcer
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Lipomas
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Obstructed Inguinal Hernia
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Ventral Hernia
Acid Reflux Surgery
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair
Open Inguinal Hernia Repair
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Umbilical Hernia Repair Open
Ventral Hernia Repair Open
Wound Repair
Acute Bowel Infarction
Appendicitis
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Biliary Atresia
Bowel Strangulation
Breast Cancer
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Varices
Hemorrhoids
Hiatal Hernia
Hiatal Hernia with Obstruction
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Ileus
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Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Ischemic Colitis
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Osteosarcoma
Pancreatic Cancer
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Partial Lung Collapse
Pelvic Abscess
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Thyroid Cancer
Traumatic Brain Injury
Umbilical Hernia
Varicose Veins
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Appendectomy
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Bile Duct Procedure
Cholecystectomy with Robotic Assist
Dressing and Debridement of Wound or Infection
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy
Esophagomyotomy with Robotic Assist
Excision
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Excision of Stomach Tumor
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Gastrectomy
Gastrectomy with Robotic Assist
Gastric Bypass Surgery
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Gastrotomy
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass Surgery
Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Removal of Stones from Biliary Tract
Laparoscopic Surgery for Achalasia
Laparoscopic Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair
Laparotomy
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair Robotic Assist
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Port Placements or Replacements
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Tracheal Surgery
Vagotomy
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Ventral Hernia Repair Laparoscopic
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    About Dr. Benjamin Veenstra, MD

    Specialties*
    • General Surgery

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1427286822
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    Education & Certifications

    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Veenstra has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

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

    10 patients have reviewed Dr. Veenstra. 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. Veenstra.

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