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Dr. Petros Benias, MD

Gastroenterology*
3.7 (9)
Map Pin Small Great Neck, NY
Accepting new patients
18 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Petros Benias, MD

Dr. Petros Benias, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Great Neck, NY. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 18 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine and is affiliated with North Shore University Hospital, Long Island Jewish Medical Center and Mount Sinai Beth Israel. Patients rated Dr. Benias an average 3.7 star rating.

Dr. Benias works at Northwell Health in Great Neck, NY with other offices in Astoria, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Esophageal Diverticulum, Upper Digestive Tract Cancer and Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Benias' Office Locations

  1. 1
    Office
    178 E 85 St, Great Neck, NY 11021 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 434-3427
  2. 2
    Northwell Health
    2121 31st St, Astoria, NY 11105 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (929) 457-7650

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  • North Shore University Hospital
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
  • Mount Sinai Beth Israel

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Esophageal Diverticulum
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Pancreatitis
Laparoscopic Removal of Stones from Biliary Tract
Abdominal Pain
Anemia
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Bile Duct Obstruction
Chronic Gastritis
Colorectal Polyp
Constipation
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
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Duodenal Cancer
Duodenitis
Dysphagia
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophagitis
Fever
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Gallstones
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastroparesis
Gastroptosis
Hemorrhoids
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Malnutrition
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Tobacco Use Disorder
Vomiting Disorders
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Bile Duct Procedure
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Duodenal Polypectomy
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Manometry
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Acute Gastritis
Adult Failure to Thrive
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
Alcoholic Gastritis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
All Types of Food Poisoning
Anal or Rectal Pain
Ascites
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Asphyxia and Hypoxemia
Barrett's Esophagus
Barretts Esophagus with Dysplasia
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Boerhaave's Syndrome
Cachexia
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Celiac Disease
Cholangitis
Cirrhosis
Colon Cancer
Congenital Achalasia
Congenital Anomaly Esophagus
Congenital Anomaly Intestine
Crohn's Disease
Cyclical Vomiting
Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
Diverticulitis
Diverticulosis
Down Syndrome
Duodenal Ulcer
Dysentery
Enteritis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Food Allergy
Food Poisoning
Foot Infection
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Heartburn
Hemochromatosis
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hereditary Amyloidosis
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Hiatal Hernia with Obstruction
Ileus
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Indigestion
Infectious Diarrheal Disease
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Ingrown Nail
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Intestinal Fistula
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Prolapse
Intestinal Ulcer
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Ischemic Colitis
Joint Pain
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
Megacolon
Mesenteric Panniculitis
Nail Infection
Nausea
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Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatic Pseudocyst
Pelvic Abscess
Peptic Ulcer
Pylorospasm
Rectal Ulcer
Salmonella Food Poisoning
Shortness of Breath
Spleen Cyst
Splenic Infarct
Stomach Stenosis
Stomal Ulcer
Throat Pain
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Viral Infection
Vitamin B12 Anemia
Vitamin_Deficiency
Acid Reflux Surgery
Biliary Drainage
Colon Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Flu Shot
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Gallbladder Scan
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Impedance Testing
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Liver Biopsy
Liver Function Test
pH Probe
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Pilonidal Cyst Removal
Screening Colonoscopy
Transendoscopic Stent Placement
Ultrasound
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    3.7
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    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 18 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1649429077
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology
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    Dr. Petros Benias, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Benias is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Benias has seen patients for Esophageal Diverticulum, Upper Digestive Tract Cancer and Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Benias on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    9 patients have reviewed Dr. Benias. The overall rating for this provider is 3.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Benias.

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