Dr. David S. Benjamin, MD

Dr. David S. Benjamin, MD

Urology | Male | 52 years old

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Mercy Med Group Folsom Urology
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  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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      2.3 based on 9 responses
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Benjamin's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        16 – 30 minutes (9)
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      Very knowledgeable. Good bedside manners. Great with patients. I haven't had surgery with him but heard from the hospital, he's one of the best. Hard worker.
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      Specialties

      • Urology

      Board Certifications

      Why It Matters: Dr. Benjamin's Board Certifications

      Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

      • Urology

      Conditions Treated

      • Atrophic Vaginitis
      • Bedwetting
      • Bladder Cancer
      • Bladder Diseases
      • Bladder Diverticulum
      • Bladder Infection
      • Bladder Stones
      • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
      • Cancer
      • Chronic Kidney Diseases
      • Congenital Obstruction of Ureteropelvic Junction
      • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
      • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
      • Erectile Dysfunction
      • Hydronephrosis
      • Incontinence
      • Interstitial Cystitis
      • Kidney Cancer
      • Kidney Disease
      • Kidney Stones
      • Neurogenic Bladder
      • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
      • Overactive Bladder
      • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
      • Peyronie's Disease
      • Prostate Cancer
      • Prostate Diseases
      • Prostatitis
      • Restless Leg Syndrome
      • Sleep Disorders
      • Spermatocele
      • Testicular Cancer
      • Testicular Dysfunction
      • Ureteral Stones
      • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
      • Urethral Stricture
      • Urinary Disorders
      • Urinary Hesitancy
      • Urinary Incontinence
      • Urinary Stones
      • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
      • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
      • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
      • Yeast Infections

      Procedures Performed

      • Bladder Repair Surgery
      • Bladder Surgery
      • Complex Penile Surgery
      • Cystometry
      • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
      • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
      • Hormone Replacement Therapy
      • Incontinence Sling Procedure
      • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
      • Lithotripsy
      • Orchiectomy
      • Penile Implants
      • Prostate Procedures
      • Prostate Removal
      • Prostate Surgery
      • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
      • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
      • Ureteroneocystostomy
      • Ureteroneocystostomy With Robotic Assistance
      • Ureteroscopic Lithotripsy
      • Ureterscopies
      • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
      • Uroflowmetry
      • Urology Procedure
      • Vaginal Surgery
      • Vasectomy
      • Vasectomy Reversal
      • Wound Repair

      Background Check

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        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for California.

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        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Loma Linda University School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1991

      • Internship Hospital
        Loma Linda Med Center

        Completed in 1992

      • Residency Hospital
        Loma Linda Med Center

        Completed in 1997

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      Dr. Benjamin's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Urology
      • Board certified in Urology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Benjamin's Office & Staff

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      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Benjamin

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      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
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      Dr. Benjamin's Care Philosophy

      Our urologists are continually advancing their training so they can provide the same technology and advancements that are offered at major academic medical centers , but with the personal relationships and easy access that are only possible in a private doctors office.