Dr. Francis Benz, MD

Dr. Francis Benz, MD

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Age 57
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Dr. Francis Benz, MD is a neurology specialist in Myrtle Beach, SC and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Eastern Virginia Medical School Of The Medical College Of Hampton Roads in 2000 and specializes in neurology.

8220 Nigels Dr

Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

Contact Information

(843) 692-0968

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Benz performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Brain Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Migraine
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Benz's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

61  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Eastern Virginia Medical School Of The Medical College Of Hampton Roads
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Med University Hospital Authori
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Benz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Benz's Reviews

2.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benz to family and friends
23 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Benz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Patient Comments (5)

Misdirected me 3 times. 1) Migraines-no help-continued Zomig Nasal sprays I've used for years. 2) Sent me for PT that was so painful ignoring my (Lupus/fibro/nerve) issues. 3) Refused my req 3 years ago, my Rheumy ordered a hand/arm nerve study; Doc says I have carpel tunnel in both hands - no...more
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I had been a Patient of Dr.Benz for a year and a half, I had no issue with him it was with his Medical Assistant Sherry. From the first visit to the last she never got one thing correct , whether It was getting a Fax & sending it back involved 3-4 calls! Getting an IV INFUSION ASAP took her 2...more
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My mother has suffered from trigeminal neuralgia for over a decade. Shes been diagnosed by multiple doctors/neurologists and was also placed on disability years ago. She cant eat/drink anything too cold, cant be around wind (not even a ceiling fan), cant be around bright lights or loud sounds, cant...more
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Dr. Benz was very professional he addressed all of my concerns and conducted the tests he felt was beneficial to determine what was wrong with me. His staff at the Murrells Inlet Office were Excellent. His staff at the Myrtle Beach Office have bad attitudes, they were disrespectful and truly made...more
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Dr. Benz was very thorough in his examination and conversation.
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