Dr. Craig Benoit, MD

Dr. Craig Benoit, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
Dr. Craig Benoit, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Tuscaloosa, AL and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Vanderbilt University in 1996 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

302 Merchants Walk Ste 100

Tuscaloosa, AL 35406

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Planned Administration Inc
  • Principal Life
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 99% of peers
Postnasal Drip
very high
more than 96% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

71  Conditions Treated


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37  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Myringotomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction


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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Vanderbilt University
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Vanderbilt University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Benoit has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Benoit's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benoit to family and friends
15 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Benoit'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 (8)

I have been so pleased with the care that Dr. Benoit has given to my children. He is an extremely thorough, kind, and knowledgeable doctor. Additionally, we are always able to get an appointment in a timely manner and never experience a long wait time once we arrive.
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Dr. Benoit and his staff were all very friendly, prompt, and extremely helpful during all of our visits. I greatly appreciate how fast they were at getting our appointment setup and making sure our issues were taken care.
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We were looking for an ENT Specialist, and had at least 5 people suggest Dr. Benoit. We scheduled an appointment, and we’re nothing short of EXTREMELY impressed wit him and his helpful office staff.
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Dr. Benoit is a wonderful doctor and his office is run smoothly with very little wait time. Everyone is courteous and professional. He has treated both of my children for years, and I would highly recommend him.
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Great caring doctor. Listen to you and does his best to solve your problem. I definitely would recommend him to family and friends.
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