Dr. James Benton, MD

Dr. James Benton, MD

Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
(5)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Benton, MD is an oncology doctor who practices in Decatur, GA. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.Read his story

2349 Lawrenceville Hwy

Decatur, GA 30033

Contact Information

(404) 320-1550

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 88% of peers
Prostate Cancer
high
more than 87% of peers

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Dr. Benton's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Benton "Dr. James Benton is a board certified Radiation Oncologist. Vantage Oncology provides quality, personalized cancer care in a community setting."
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Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Radiation Oncology
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Board Certifications

  • Radiation Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Retina Diseases
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Radiation Therapy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Morehouse School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Benton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Benton's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benton to family and friends
5.0
based on 5 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Benton's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in New Orleans, LA |
I've spoken to Dr. Benton via the phone several times regarding my mothers care and I must say he's by far very helpful, goes beyond the call of assisting his patience, his staff is very helpful in providing registration packages prior to the appointment date. He listens to your concerns and return...more
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in Covington, GA |
Dr. Benton was very compassionate and explained the plan of action in treating my condition.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Benton accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
    Direct Access w/HSA
  • Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Benton has admitting privileges

Dekalb Medical
2701 N Decatur Rd
Decatur, GA 30033
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