Dr. Beth Benson, MD

Gynecology  |  
Female  |  
Age 65
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Dr. Beth Benson, MD
Dr. Benson has been in the Tampa Bay area for over 33 years. Finally giving up obstetrics in March of 2015, she can now concentrate on the gynecologic care of women she has cared for and delivered over the years.

New Beginnings OB/GYN

625 6th Ave S Ste 350

Saint Petersburg, FL 33701

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Dr. Beth Benson, MD

Dr. Beth Benson, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
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Care Philosophy

Patients are always given all the options available to treat and mange various conditions.  We expect patient to actively participate in their care and any health decisions.
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Dr. Benson's Experience

Dr. Benson's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Gynecology
  • Board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Gynecology

Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Chlamydia Infections
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hemorrhage from Placenta Previa
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Preeclampsia
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Yeast Infections


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  • Birth Control
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fetal Monitoring
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • Illinois State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • University Of Illinois At Chicago / College Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Of Illinois At Chicago / College Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Benson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Benson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benson to family and friends
based on 21 total reviews (7 with comments)
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Dr. Benson's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (7)
in Clearwater, FL |
Dr. Beth Benson has been my Obgyn for 19 years now. She delivered 2 of my children via c-section. She is a great Dr and I would recommend her to all my friends and family.
Safety Harbor, FL |
I have had the displeasure to be Dr. Benson's patients for a little over a year now. I have almost had two appointments with her. The first was my first ever appointment in which she rushed me out of the office and handed me pills with no explanation. A year later, I had another appointment just for a check up, and she decided that I, her patient, was not worth her time and did not show up. She has no regard for her patients care of their time and truly only cares about your monetary value.
in St Petersburg, FL |
I have been searching for Dr. Benson, since she left the practice on 38th Ave. The new physician that I was assigned has poor bedside manor, nothing like Dr. Benson, who can make the most humiliating experience, a walk in the park. I'm calling tomorrow for an appointment......Denise B.C.
I only saw her once for a pap/pelvic exam. I attempted to reschedule a biopsy but she had already closed her Largo office. I made several attempts to get a phone number in order to contact her new office, but I never found anything online except a fax number. I faxed a request for a new appointment, but I never received a return call or message. I then decided to find another ob gyn for my future appts.
in Clearwater FL |
She does not listen , does not care and does not read your chart. I'm a 50 year old woman who needs and was referred for a hysterectomy- with a family history of cancer- I have had a heart attack and have high blood pressure - she wanted to put me on the pill and have me come back in 3 months! Also terrible bedside manner. Second worse doctor I have ever seen and the worst misdiagnosed cervical cancer.
in st petersburg, fl |
I have seen Dr Benson for 15 years and love her! She takes time to listen to my concerns and answers my questions without being in a hurry or feeling rushed. She doesn't make me wait in her waiting room which is a ++++++. I recommend Dr Benson.
in Tampa, FL |
She was immediately rude, and has no bedside manners. She did not care about my concerns, and she wanted to change the medication I've been on for years (reduce my dose), and give me antidepressants ! I was appalled. This is the first time I have ever met this woman, and she said that she thought They would be good for me. When I told her about my high cholesterol and liver problems, she disregarded my concerns completely. She also filled the wrong prescription.
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Dr. Benson accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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701 6th St S
Saint Petersburg, FL 33701
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