Dr. Andrew Benson III, MD

Dr. Andrew Benson III, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
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Dr. Andrew Benson III, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Slidell, LA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Tulane Univ Sch Of Med in 1977 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2243 Gause Blvd E

Slidell, LA 70461

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Benson III performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Floaters
very high
more than 96% of peers
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
very high
more than 95% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Benson III's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

47  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pars Planitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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4  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Tulane Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Ochsner Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Ochsner Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Benson III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Benson III's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benson III to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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Dr. Benson III's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes
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