Dr. Johnny Benjamin Jr, MD

Dr. Johnny Benjamin Jr, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
Dr. Johnny Benjamin Jr, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Vero Beach, FL and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 1991 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery.

1355 37th St Ste 301

Vero Beach, FL 32960

Contact Information

(772) 978-7808

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Benjamin Jr "Compassionate, Coordinated & Comprehensive Care for your Neck & Back"

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

38  Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Bursitis
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteopenia
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture


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15  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Temple University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Benjamin Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Benjamin Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benjamin Jr to family and friends
20 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Benjamin Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Fell, broke three ribs in right back. Have residual pain in my back. Visited twice. First visit was 6 x-rays then an assessment. He literally only touched my ankles and knees (pulses and tendon response). NEVER assessed my back. Told me I had arthritis and sent me to physical therapy (a...more
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This is not an angry rant but after several visits I will not go back. The doctor has zero compassion, begrudgingly answers questions with short generic answers, and spends on average 5 minutes or less with the patient per visit. I drove a distance to get a second opinion and wow... what a...more
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Dr. Benjamin was a life saver. he did my back surgery, perfectly..weened me off all medications, I did rehab and I was back to work in 8 wks. He is very professional and really listens to your concerns. I recommend him all the time to people with back issues. His staff as well are very experienced...more
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