Dr. Latanya Benjamin, MD

Dr. Latanya Benjamin, MD

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Dr. Latanya Benjamin, MD is a pediatric dermatology specialist in Hollywood, FL and has been practicing for 9 years. She graduated from Drexel University College of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in pediatric dermatology and dermatology.

1131 N 35th Ave Fl 3

Hollywood, FL 33021

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
  • 16 More

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Top Care Areas

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Folliculitis
normal
more than 43% of peers
Impetigo
normal
more than 20% of peers
Skin Infections
normal
more than 17% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Dermatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Pediatric Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

38  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Laser Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal

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.

Education

  • Drexel University College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Jackson Mem Hosp-U Miami
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Jackson Mem Hosp-U Miami
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Northwestern University Children's Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Benjamin's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benjamin to family and friends
56 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (56)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Benjamin'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 (8)

I have never met a more diligent doctor. She takes the time to explain and educate you????. Her assessment and treatment of my son's condition was spot on and it worked quickly just as she said it would. I couldn't be happier. If your child is having any dermatological issues go see her! She...more
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Today was my son's first visit with Dr. Benjamin and we were both nervous. I have never met a more thorough doctor since going through my son's plight. Her staff was amazing, too. My son and I had a very pleasant experience. I highly recommend Dr. Benjamin.
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Dr. Benjamin is outstanding! I was lucky enough to get an appt for my then 2 mth old daughter for a hemangioma on her nose. After thorough examination she determined treatment should be started ASAP since it was growing inside her nose which could block her airways. 1 year later and several laser...more
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The office staff was SO VERY friendly and welcoming. Carolina and Selina were so helpful and kind. Dr. Benjamin was so gentle and sweet to my little son. She was very thorough and took her time to explain everything to me. I did not feel hurried at all. I had such a great feeling about the whole...more
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Dr. Benjamin is "AMAZING" our we took our daughter to see her for a hemangioma. We were a little hesitant at first we had gone to the other children's hospital in Miami-Dade and had a horrible experience when we walked into Dr. Benjamin office we felt like family. She took the time to calm all...more
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