Dr. Mark R. Benfield, MD

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Specializes in Pediatric Nephrology • Male • Age 57

1425 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd S
Birmingham, AL 35205
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Dr. Benfield's Experience

Dr. Benfield's Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • Pediatric Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Nephrology
  • Pediatrics
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  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Biopsy
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Percutaneous Biopsy of Autologous Kidneys
  • Percutaneous Biopsy of Transplanted Kidneys
  • Renal Biopsy
  • Renal Lithiasis Treatment
  • Renal Transplant
  • Ultrasound, Renal
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  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Dysplasia
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Incontinence
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Stones
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Pediatric Voiding
  • Proteinuria
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Awards & Recognitions

Awards

Media & Publications

  • University of Minnesota: Resident Teaching Award, 1987
  • Tulane:Phi Beta Kappa, 1980
  • UAB: William E. Rowe Award Nominee, 2003
  • Tulane Scholar and Honors in Biology, 1980
  • Best Doctors in America List, 2005-curre
  • Tulane:Summa Cum Laude, 1980
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Education & Training

Medical School

Tulane University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1984

Internship Hospital

Chldns Hospital
Complete in 1985

Residency Hospital

Chldns Hospital
Complete in 1987

Fellowship Hospital

University Of Minnesota
Complete in 1990

Undergraduate Schools

Tulane U
Graduated in 1980
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Benfield & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish
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