Dr. Boyd Benefield, MD

Dr. Boyd Benefield, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Boyd Benefield, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Gulfport, MS and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Tulane Univ Sch Of Med in 1984 and specializes in internal medicine.

15286 Community Rd

Gulfport, MS 39503

Contact Information

(228) 832-5151

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Dr. Benefield's Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

0  Board Certifications

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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2 Sanctions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (11/19/2015)
    Action Taken: Stayed Suspension
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Alabama
  • Unknown (5/14/2015)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Benefield, Boyd Porter MD: License # 10941: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: Unknown at this time. ACTION TAKEN: The Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure has executed a Consent Order in which the physician’s license is placed on one year PROBATION with terms and conditions on his license.
    State: Mississippi
0 Board Actions

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  • Tulane Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • University Of So Al Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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I have long been a patient of Dr. B. 1.5 years ago this would've been 5 stars easily. The 2 is because the quality of care has significantly diminished. He's extremely busy and just 1 guy and I get that. The big issue here are call backs, blood work results, etc. If the nurse is the call back, pray...Read More
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After being treated by Dr. Benefield over 20 years I was dropped as a patient like a hot potato !! And no I have not done anything to deserve this. I never failed a drug test so don't think of that for a reason. I was on medication that you were not suppose to just stop taking and I wound up being...Read More
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I have been a patient of Dr. Benefield for many years.. Sometimes the wait seems long, but he is very caring and there have been times when he spent a long time with me when I needed him to, so I don't mind waiting for him. The staff is mostly great.. Suzi at the sign in desk is so friendly and...Read More
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