Dr. Juan Benitez, MD

Dr. Juan Benitez, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. Juan Benitez, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus in 1982 and specializes in gastroenterology.

9349 Park West Blvd Ste 101

Knoxville, TN 37923

Contact Information

(865) 539-5372

Insurance Accepted

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

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No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Benitez's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Benitez treats Diverticulosis, Intestinal more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Benitez treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Benitez treats Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Benitez treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Stomach Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Benitez treats Stomach Diseases more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Benitez treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Benitez's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
All Types of Food Poisoning
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Cirrhosis
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Food Poisoning
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemochromatosis
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lactose Intolerance
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Manometry
Megacolon
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Salmonella Food Poisoning
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomal Ulcer
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Juan Benitez, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus in 1982 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1988
Washington University
Fellowship Hospital
1985
Keesler Med Center
Residency Hospital
1983
Keesler Med Center
Internship Hospital
1982
University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus
Medical School
1988
1985
1983
1982

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Benitez's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Benitez

3.2

Based on 25 reviews

5 Stars
52%
(13)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
4%
(1)
2 Stars
4%
(1)
1 Star
40%
(10)

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  • Staff friendliness
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Every time I go see Dr. Benitez he is always so friendly! He takes the time to answer all my questions and he engages in our conversation. The office always works with me regarding my schedule and appointments.
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Wonderful experience. Dr Benitez explained and addressed all of my concerns. Office staff is friendly and always willing to help. Plus, the wait time is nothing compared to other specialist office I have been too. Highly recommend
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Prescribed a colonoscopy prep kit for $75 copay. Pharmacist told me most others are charged $10. Did someone take you out to dinner Mr. Benitez? His office on Park West was deserted... I should have recognized this as a sign and asked my primary provider for a different recommendation.
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He walked into the room with a rehearsed speech that had nothing to do with my condition. He listened to absolutely nothing I said. After my endoscopy with him, when I asked a question about a condition that he wrote on the chart that he said I had, he mocked me for asking and then walked out of...Read More
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He was the Dr assigned to me while I was at Parkwest Hospital. Not one that I was able to research myself prior to seeing him. RUDE, DISRESPECTFUL, UNPROFESSIONAL. Wouldn't listen to me or my concerns or explain the details of my GI test. Got way off track and focused on a medication that I...Read More
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Locations

Westside Gastrointestinal Spec

Insurance accepted

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Cigna
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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