Dr. Beth Benson, MD

Dr. Beth Benson, MD

Gynecology  |  
Female  |  
Age 66
(22)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Beth Benson, MD is a gynecology doctor who practices in Saint Petersburg, FL. She is 66 years old and has been practicing for 36 years.Read her story

625 6th Ave S Ste 350

Saint Petersburg, FL 33701

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • 8 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Benson

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

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

Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pregnancy Test
very high
more than 96% of peers
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Benson'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.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

Dr. Benson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Benson "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."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Benson "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."
1

Specialties

  • Gynecology
1

Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
40

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Chlamydia Infections
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • 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
  • Thrombosis
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Yeast Infections

More

Read More
23

Procedures

  • Birth Control
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fetal Cardiac 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
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis 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.

Education

  • 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

Dr. Benson does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Benson and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Benson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benson to family and friends
2.9
based on 22 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Benson's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Benson Says:

Thank you for providing feedback that allows our practice to grow and improve.


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.
Flag this
Was this helpful?
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...more
Flag this
Was this helpful?
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.
Flag this
Was this helpful?
in CLEARWATER |
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...more
Flag this
Was this helpful?
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!...more
Flag this
Was this helpful?

Visit Dr. Benson

Now Accepting New Patients
This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Same Day
Next Day
Dr. Benson accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Benson has admitting privileges

Bayfront Medical Center
701 6th St S
Saint Petersburg, FL 33701
View Hospital Profile