Dr. Luis Benalcazar, MD

Dr. Luis Benalcazar, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Luis Benalcazar, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Elizabeth, NJ and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Ponce School of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in internal medicine.

624 Newark Ave

Elizabeth, NJ 07208

Contact Information

(908) 353-3626

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • 7 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Benalcazar

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Dr. Benalcazar's Experience

Dr. Benalcazar's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Benalcazar does not have any board certifications listed.

116  Conditions Treated

Read Less

24  Procedures

  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Care Management
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Obesity Counseling
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pain Management
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Spirometry
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Ultrasound
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • Ponce School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Benalcazar has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Benalcazar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Benalcazar does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Benalcazar and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Benalcazar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benalcazar to family and friends
11 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Benalcazar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

For me he is a good listener he know when my exam are due, the right medication and to take and if they don't work I let him know and he look for a solution, He ask me how i am doing ( my diagnosis that he take care of that I got is seizures, allergy's, Insomnia, migraine headaches, COPD,) He...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option1thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
2 hours wanting even if you have a appointment, doctor do not time is time to listen what you have to say
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option1thumbs down icon option1
Flag this
Waiting time is too long. They didn't want to see me because I didn't have the $20 copay. I asked them to bill me and they didn't want to. They were telling me to go to the emergency room, which would have costed me $125. I asked to speak to the manager and he was supposedly in a meeting. I had a...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option2thumbs down icon option1
Flag this
I go to the Perth Amboy never met Dr Benalcazar yet. I see Nivia and she's great! BUT THE FRONT DESK STAFF "TERRIBLE" THE WORSE I'VE SEEN. No empathy what's so ever, not pleasant ....
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option5thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
the staff is very rude, if you need a referral or an rx refilled good luck! know of many patients leaving this office , would be one of the reasons. I would not recommend this office
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option6thumbs down icon option1
Flag this
Image of Dr. Benalcazar
Are you Dr. Benalcazar?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Obstetrics & Gynecology
Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine