Dr. Mark R. Benfield, MD

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Specializes in Pediatric Nephrology • Male • Age 58

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

Dr. Benfield's Care Philosophy


  • Pediatric Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Nephrology
  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Biopsy
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Percutaneous Biopsy of Autologous Kidney
  • Percutaneous Biopsy of Transplanted Kidney
  • Renal Biopsy
  • Ultrasound, Renal
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Dysplasia
  • Dehydration
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Incontinence
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Stones
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Pediatric Voiding
  • Proteinuria
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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

0 Board Actions

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Awards & Recognitions


  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • 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

Media & Publications


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 / Twin Cities Campus
Complete in 1990

Undergraduate Schools

Tulane U
Graduated in 1980

Languages Spoken by Dr. Benfield & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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