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Benjamin A. Hensley, DO, FACOI

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Clinical Assistant Professor, Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
bhensley@kumc.edu

Professional Background

Dr. Benjamin Hensley is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Kansas Medical Center, division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, andamp; Sleep Medicine.

Dr. Hensley received his DO degree from Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, the first osteopathic medical school in the US. He completed Internal Medicine Residency in 2007 and a Critical Care Medicine fellowship at the University of Kansas Med Center is 2018. His primary focus of interest and practice is Critical Care Medicine.

Education and Training
  • BS, Biology, Missouri State University, Springfield, MO
  • DO, Osteopathic Medicine, Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, Kirksville, MO
  • Internship, Family Practice, University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey SOM, Stratford, NJ
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Beaumont, Farmington Hills, Farmington Hills, MI
  • Clinical Fellowship, Critical Care Medicine, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS
Licensure, Accreditations & Certifications
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support, American Heart Association
  • Critical Care Medicine Boards, American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine Board Recertification, American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine
  • Kansas State Medical License, Kansas State Board of Healing Arts

Publications
  • Vadmal, Manjunath. 2005. Pterygium inversum unguis associated with stroke. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, 53 (3), 501-503
  • Hensley, Benjamin., A. 2013. Polycythemia Vera: Current Pharmacotherapy and Future Directions. Expert Opinion on Pharmacotherapy, 14 (5), 609-617