Dr. Barry Benowitz, MD

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Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism | Male

Dr. Barry Benowitz, MD

Dr. Barry Benowitz, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in Salt Lake City, UT. He is 70 years old and has been practicing for 44 years. Dr. Benowitz is affiliated with Lds Hospital and Intermountain Medical Center.

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    Dr. Benowitz's Reviews

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benowitz to family and friends
    2.7
    based on 21 total reviews (4 with comments)
    Dr. Benowitz's Performance
    • Trustworthiness
      GOOD
    • Explains condition(s) well
      GOOD
    • Answers Questions
      GOOD
    • Time well spent
      GOOD
    Office & Staff Performance
    • Scheduling
      GOOD
    • Office environment
      VERY GOOD
    • Staff friendliness
      VERY GOOD
    • Average wait time
      10 to 15 minutes
    Patient Comments (4)
    Salt Lake City, UT |
    I went in for a health visit but he just wasted my time. The medical information he talked about was made up and he didn't do anything. He was obsessed with treating my hypogonadism I went in with growth hormone deficiency concerns. He doesn't listen and this was felt enough that I personally felt abused. He refused to listen about my health history and other medical conations I suffer from. The provider showed a clear agenda to make my health worse not better.
    Salt Lake City, UT |
    super nice guy but didn't help me at all. a waste of time.
    Salt Lake City, UT |
    Excellent experience he addressed my needs. Yes he said to do a diet, it is needed.
    Denver, CO |
    I was appalled by his bedside manner. He made 3 very offensive comments that were out of line. He told me to go on a diet that hasn't been around since the year 2000 and on a way lower calorie diet than the dietician said I should be on. He wasn't addressing my condition, only my weight which is partially caused by my condition. Don't waste your time/money!
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    Dr. Benowitz's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
    •  Board certified in Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology and Internal Medicine
    •  Malpractice claims in Utah not available
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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    • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    • Internal Medicine

    Conditions Treated

    • Adrenal Gland Diseases
    • Adrenal Incidentaloma
    • Adrenal Insufficiency
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
    • Benign Tumor
    • Bone Disorders
    • Breast Diseases
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Cushing's Syndrome
    • Diabetes Insipidus
    • Diabetes Type 2
    • Goiter
    • Graves' Disease
    • Gynecomastia
    • Hashimoto's Disease
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Hyperthyroidism
    • Hypoglycemia
    • Hypoparathyroidism
    • Hypopituitarism
    • Hypothyroidism
    • Kidney Disease
    • Klinefelter Syndrome
    • Lipid Disorders
    • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
    • Osteoporosis
    • Pituitary Disease
    • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
    • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
    • Testosterone Deficiency
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Thyroid Cyst
    • Thyroid Disease
    • Thyroid Nodule
    • Vitamin D Deficiency

    Education

    • Medical School
      Tufts University School Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1973

    • Internship Hospital
      St Elizabeths Hospital

      Completed in 1974

    • Residency Hospital
      St Elizabeths Hospital

      Completed in 1976

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Utah Med Center

      Completed in 1978

    • Undergraduate School
      Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1969

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    Specialties

    • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

    Procedures Performed

    • Bone Density Scan
    • Fine Needle Aspiration of Thyroid Nodules