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Specializes in Oncology • Male • Age 39

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Dr. Benjamin's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Upstate University Hospital
750 E Adams St
Syracuse, NY 13210
Cortland Regional Medical Center
134 Homer Ave
Cortland, NY 13045

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University Physcn Hmtlgy/Onclgy
University Physcn Hmtlgy/Onclgy
82 Copeland Ave
Homer, NY 13077
SUNY Hematology Oncology Clinic
SUNY Hematology Oncology Clinic
140 W 6th St Ste 110
Oswego, NY 13126
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    Dr. Benjamin's Experience

    Specialties

    • Oncology
    • Medical Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Medical Oncology
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    • Acute Leukemia
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Bile Duct Cancer
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gallbladder Cancer
    • Hemophilia
    • Hemophilia A
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lymphoma
    • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
    • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
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    • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
    • Melanoma
    • Meningiomas
    • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
    • Mycosis Fungoides
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Neutropenia
    • Nodular Lymphoma
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Oral Cancer
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
    • Pituitary Gland Cancer
    • Pleura Cancer
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
    • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
    • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Salivary Gland Cancer
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Skin Cancer
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thalassemia
    • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
    • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tongue Cancer
    • Tonsil Cancer
    • Uterine Cancer
    • von Willebrand Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Benjamin

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • 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.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Masaryk University
    Graduated in 2002

    Residency Hospital

    SUNY Syracuse
    Complete in 2009

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of Montreal Quebec
    Complete in 2011
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Benjamin & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Benjamin's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Benjamin has admitting privileges:

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    • Cortland Regional Medical Center

    • Oswego Hospital

    • Upstate University Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Benjamin

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.9
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    Dr. Benjamin's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.8 out of 5

    8 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.1 out of 5

    8 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.4 out of 5

    8 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Benjamin

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.6 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4 out of 5

    8 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.6 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    University Physcn Hmtlgy/Onclgy
    82 Copeland Ave
    Homer, NY 13077
    (607) 749-2640 (Office)
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    SUNY Hematology Oncology Clinic
    140 W 6th St Ste 110
    Oswego, NY 13126
    (315) 342-6215 (Office)
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