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  • Company: Ben J Childers
  • Phone: (951) 781-4339
  • Cell: (909) 810-8150
  • Fax: (951) 781-4337
  • Website: benchildersmd.com
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Specialty 1: Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Specialty 2: Hand Surgery

Specialty Focus: Ben J. Childers, M.D., F.A.C.S. is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon with over 25 years of experience, more than 35,000 procedures, and eight years of rigorous training at Harvard Medical School and Loma Linda University gives his patients “Experience and Integrity.” He is an expert in plastic & hand surgery. He has an expertise in Necrotizing Fasciitis. He has testified for plaintiff and defense cases. He has been doing workers compensation cases for 20 years.

Medical School: University of Louisville SOM

License(s): California

Years in Practice: 30

Experience:
  • 25 years performing IMEs
  • >300 IMEs performed
  • Deposed/Testified >25 times

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EDUCATION AND BA Chemistry Eastern Kentucky University 1980-1983 DEGREES: Cum Laude. Harvard University Cambridge, MA 1983 Harvard Health Professions Program M.D. University of Louisville Medical School 1985-1989 Louisville, Kentucky INTERNSHIP: General Surgery, Beth Israel Hospital 1989-1990 Harvard Medical School Boston, MA RESIDENCY: General Surgery, Beth Israel Hospital 1990-1993 Harvard Medical School Boston, MA Plastic Surgery Resident 1993-1995 Loma Linda University Loma Linda, CA Chief Resident Plastic Surgery 1995-1996 Loma Linda University Loma Linda, CA FELLOWSHIP Hand and Microsurgery 1996-1997 Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Harvard Medical School Boston, MA BOARD CERTIFICATION National Medical Boards 1990 American Board of Plastic Surgery 2000-2030 MEDICAL LICENSURE: California # G-76953 ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS Clinical Instructor, Department of Surgery 1996-97 Division of Plastic Surgery Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Harvard Medical School Boston, MA Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery 1997-98 University of California Division of Plastic Surgery Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery 1998-2002 Division of Plastic Surgery Loma Linda University/School of Medicine Loma Linda, CA Associate Professor, Department of Surgery 2002-2007 Division of Plastic Surgery Loma Linda University/School of Medicine Loma Linda, CA Teaching Staff at Riverside Community Hospital 2020-present Department of Surgery DIRECTORSHIP: Medical Director Loma Linda University Hand Rehabilitation Center Loma Linda University Medical Center Director of Research 1998 Loma Linda University Division of Plastic Surgery Director of Student and Resident Education 1999-2000 Loma Linda University Division of Plastic Surgery Associate