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...
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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

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).

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  • 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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    Malpractice Claims not available

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    Board Actions

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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).