Dr. David C. Benson, MD

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Dr. David C. Benson, MD

Urology | Male

Teche Regional Urology, Morgan City, LA 1302 Lakewood Dr Ste 100, Morgan City, LA 70380 Get Directions
(985) 380-4833

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My staff and I strive to provide compassionate and comprehensive urologic care to all of our patients. We make...   Read More

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      Very kind. He was able to help me with overactive bladder. Thanks , Dr Benson!
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      Specialties

      • Urology

      Board Certifications

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      • Urology

      Conditions Treated

      • Bladder Cancer
      • Bladder Diseases
      • Bladder Infection
      • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
      • Cancer
      • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
      • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
      • Erectile Dysfunction
      • Hydronephrosis
      • Interstitial Cystitis
      • Kidney Cancer
      • Kidney Disease
      • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
      • Kidney Stones
      • Neurogenic Bladder
      • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
      • Overactive Bladder
      • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
      • Peyronie's Disease
      • Prostate Cancer
      • Prostatitis
      • Sexual Dysfunction
      • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
      • Sleep Disorders
      • Spermatocele
      • Testicular Cancer
      • Testicular Dysfunction
      • Ureteral Stones
      • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
      • Urethral Stones
      • Urethral Stricture
      • Urinary Disorders
      • Urinary Hesitancy
      • Urinary Incontinence
      • Urinary Stones
      • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
      • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
      • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
      • Vesicoureteral Reflux
      • Yeast Infections

      Procedures Performed

      • Adrenalectomy
      • Bladder Surgery
      • Botox® for the Bladder
      • Complex Penile Surgery
      • Cryoablation of Prostate
      • Incontinence Sling Procedure
      • Interstim® Sacral Nerve Stimulator
      • Kidney and Ureter Removal
      • Kidney Stone Removal
      • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
      • Kidney Surgery
      • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
      • Lithotripsy
      • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
      • Orchiectomy
      • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
      • Penile Implants
      • Percutaneous Destruction of Kidney Lesion
      • Prostate Removal
      • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
      • Urethral Dilation
      • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
      • Uroflowmetry
      • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
      • Vasectomy

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans

        Graduated in 1982

      • Internship Hospital
        Medical College Of Georgia

        Completed in 1983

      • Residency Hospital
        Med College Of Georgia

        Completed in 1987

      • Undergraduate School
        Louisiana State Univ

        Graduated in 1978

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Specializes in Urology
      • Board certified in Urology
      • Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Benson's Care Philosophy

      My staff and I strive to provide compassionate and comprehensive urologic care to all of our patients.  We make every effort to provide a welcoming environment and will go the extra mile to make certain they receive the quality care they deserve.

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      Dr. Benson says...

      I have extensive experience in treating prostate cancer with Cryosurgery and have been performing for 15 years.  In addition, I try offer customized treatment tailored to the specific needs of my prostate cancer patients and insist that they and their families be educated about the options available.  I also offer Cryosurgery for small kidney tumors as well, usually done as outpatients with image guidance.

      I have extensive experience in treating kidney stones with all of the up to date technology including lithotripsy, lasers, and percutaneous approaches.

      I offer advanced treatment options for overactive bladder (Botox and neuromodulation) as well as for low testosterone (Testopel implants, AVEED injections, gels, and injections).