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Specializes in Urology • Male

1302 Lakewood Dr Ste 201
Morgan City, LA 70380
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Dr. Benson's Experience

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Dr. Benson's Specialties

  • Urology

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Hospital Quality

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Iberia Medical Center
2315 E Main St
New Iberia, LA 70560
Teche Regional Medical Center
1125 Marguerite St
Morgan City, LA 70380

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Dr. Benson's Appointment Availabilty

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Same Day Next Day
Teche Regional Urology, Morgan City, LA
Teche Regional Urology
1302 Lakewood Dr Ste 201
Morgan City, LA 70380
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    Dr. Benson's Experience

    Specialties

    • Urology

    Board Certifications

    • Urology
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    • Adrenalectomy
    • Botox® for the Bladder
    • Cryoablation of Prostate
    • Incontinence Sling Procedure
    • Interstim® Sacral Nerve Stimulator
    • Kidney and Ureter Removal
    • Kidney Stone Removal (Percutaneous Nephrostolithotomy, PCNL)
    • Lithotripsy
    • Orchiectomy
    • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
    • Penile Implants
    • Percutaneous Destruction of Kidney Lesion
    • Prostate Removal
    • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
    • Urethral Dilation
    • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
    • Uroflowmetry
    • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
    • Vasectomy
    2
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Bladder Infection
    • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
    • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
    • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
    • Erectile Dysfunction
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Kidney Stones
    • Neurogenic Bladder
    • Overactive Bladder
    • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Prostatitis
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Sexual Dysfunction
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Spermatocele
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Testicular Dysfunction
    • Ureteral Stones
    • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
    • Urethral Stones
    • Urethral Stricture
    • Urinary Hesitancy
    • Urinary Incontinence
    • Urinary Stones
    • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
    • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Yeast Infections
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    Background Check for Dr. Benson

    Malpractice Claims not available

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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Graduated in 1982

    Internship Hospital

    Medical College Of Georgia
    Complete in 1983

    Residency Hospital

    Med College Of Georgia
    Complete in 1987

    Undergraduate Schools

    Louisiana State Univ
    Graduated in 1978
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Benson & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Benson's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Iberia Medical Center

    • Teche Regional Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    2 out of 5

    Dr. Benson's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    2.3 out of 5

    4 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.3 out of 5

    4 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Benson

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    2 out of 5

    4 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    2.3 out of 5

    4 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    2.3 out of 5

    4 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.8 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    Teche Regional Urology, Morgan City, LA
    Teche Regional Urology
    1302 Lakewood Dr Ste 201
    Morgan City, LA 70380
    (985) 380-4302 (Office)
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