Dr. Juan Benitez, MD

Dr. Juan Benitez, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Juan Benitez, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 30 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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Top Care Areas

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

Duodenitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stomach Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Benitez'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

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

79  Conditions Treated

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9  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Benitez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Benitez's Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benitez to family and friends
25 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Benitez's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

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...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...more
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