Dr. James Benedict, MD

Hospital MedicineMaleAge 52

Dr. Benedict

John S Ravita MD PA

2720 Sunset Blvd West Columbia, SC 29169

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(803) 791-2000

Dr. James Benedict, MD is a Hospital Medicine Specialist in West Columbia, SC and has over 18 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Ross University, School Of Medicine medical school in 2003. He is affiliated with Lexington Medical Center. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Benedict to book an appointment.

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Dr. Benedict's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Alcohol Withdrawal
  • Alkalosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Angioedema
  • Animal Allergies
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Anxiety
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Back Pain
  • Bacterial Sepsis
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bedsores
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bird Flu
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchospasm
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Concussion
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Drug Withdrawal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Dysentery
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Embolism
  • Emphysema
  • Endocarditis
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Epilepsy
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastroparesis
  • Goiter
  • Gonorrhea Infections
  • Gout
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis C
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hives
  • Humerus Fracture
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Ileus
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Meningitis
  • Migraine
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Nausea
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Orchitis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Pancreatitis
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phimosis
  • Pilonidal Cyst Removal
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pneumonia
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polyuria
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Prostatitis
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Second Degree Heart Block
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sepsis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Skin Ulcer
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Swine Flu
  • Tension Headache
  • Thyrotoxicosis Factitia
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Wheezing
  • Yeast Infections

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Biography

Dr. James Benedict, MD is a Hospital Medicine Specialist in West Columbia, SC and has over 18 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more

Specialties

  • Hospital Medicine

Education

2003
Ross University, School Of Medicine
Medical School

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What are Dr. James Benedict, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Benedict frequently treats Dehydration, Dysphagia, and Hyperkalemia. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Benedict treats.

Where is Dr. James Benedict, MD's office located?

Dr. Benedict's office is located at 2720 Sunset Blvd, West Columbia, SC 29169. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

John S Ravita MD PA

Lexington Medical Center2720 Sunset Blvd West Columbia, SC 29169
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Lexington Medical Center

West Columbia, SC

80% Patient Experience Rating, 11% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)