Dr. Fortunato Perez-Benavides, MD

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Specializes in Neonatal Medicine • Male • Age 61

602 Indiana Ave
Lubbock, TX 79415
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Dr. Perez-Benavides' Experience

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Dr. Perez-Benavides' Care Philosophy

For the last 30 years the NICU at University Medical Center has served the Lubbock and surrounding communities in a 400 mile radius with specialized neonatal care including High Frequency Ventilation, Inhaled Nitric Oxide, Total Body Cooling, ECMO, Pediatric Surgery, Cardiology, Urology, Endocrinology, Nephrology, Neurology, Pediatric Radiology and Infectious Disease Specialists. This has been done in an academic center that fosters updated protocols and recent innovations in neonatal medicine.


  • Neonatal Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

  • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Circumcision
  • Endotracheal Intubation
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Umbilical Arterial Catheter
  • Umbilical Venous Catheter
  • Ventilator Management
  • Aspiration Pneumonia
  • Birth Asphyxia
  • Birth Defects
  • Neonatal Sepsis
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  • Respiratory Failure

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0 Malpractice Claims

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

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Awards & Recognitions


Education & Training

Medical School

Autonomous University Of Guadalajara / Faculty Of Medicine
Graduated in 1976

Internship Hospital

Ga Sanchez
Complete in 1977

Residency Hospital

Mayaguez Med Ctr
Complete in 1988

Fellowship Hospital

U Ky Med Ctr
Complete in 1990

Undergraduate Schools

Federal College In Nuevo Laredo Mexico
Graduated in 1970

Languages Spoken by Dr. Perez-Benavides & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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