Arianna Bender, MD

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

My patients are like my family to me and keeping you healthy is my primary goal.  Honest and open communication between my patients and me is paramount.  I will use the latest advances in medical technology and treatments to make sure you are in charge of your own health.  It is a wonderful feeling to be part of my patient's lives and being instrumental in making them healthy.

Physician Profile

Education

Postgraduate
Postgraduate Medical Institute
Budapest, Hungary
1986-1992
Medical School
Semmelweis Medical School
Budapest, Hungary
Doctorate of Medicine 1981
Summa Cum Laude
Internship
Central Military Hospital
Budapest, Hungary
1981-1982

Texas Tech University Health Science Center
El Paso, TX
1996-1997
Residency
Central Military Hospital
Budapest, Hungary
Internal Medicine 1982-1986

Texas Tech University Health Science Center
El Paso, TX
Internal Medicine 1996-1999

Licensure

Texas

Professional Society Memberships

International Society for Clinical Densitometry
American Medical Association
American College of Physicians
Texas Medical Association
El Paso County Medical Society

Professional Affiliations and Appointments

Medical Director, Desert Springs Alzheimer's Special Care Center 2002-present
Texas Tech University Health Science Center School of Medicine
- Clinical Assistant Professor 2007-present
- Physician, Resident Staff, Instructor, Department of Internal Medicine 1997-1999
- Physician, Assistant Instructor, Department of Internal Medicine 1996-1997
El Paso Medical Network
- Board Member 2005-2007, 2010-present
- Secretary of Board of Directors 2007-2010
Physician, Bienvivir Senior Health Services, Internal Medicine 1999-2000

Hospital Affiliations

Providence Memorial Hospital
Sierra Medical Center
Las Palmas Hospital

Honors and Awards

Patient's Choice Award 2010

Languages

Hungarian, English, Russian, and Basic Spanish

Interests

Antiques, travel, theatre, reading, gardening, hiking, and kayaking

Certifications

Hungarian Board of Internal Medicine
International Society for Clinical Densitometry
Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates

Patient Testimonials

  • Member: Howard

    Dr. Bender is knowledgeable, competent and empathetic. I couldn't ask for a better physician!

  • Member: Judy

    We were patients in a MDVIP practice before moving to El Paso two years ago, and loved the physician we left behind and the benefi...

  • Member: Jack

    Never had a primary physician. Took tests and used Internet to TRY and treat myself. Having someone who will take the time to eva...

  • Member: Elizabeth

    Dr.Bender is a compassionate, caring person. I always feel that she definitely cares about me and my husband. She is very intell...