Dr. Melody Benson, MD

Dr. Melody Benson, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Female  |  
Age 58
(2)
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Dr. Melody Benson, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Lewes, DE. She is 58 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

1518 Savannah Rd

Lewes, DE 19958

Contact Information

(302) 678-0213

Insurance Accepted

  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
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more than 72% of peers
Anxiety
normal
more than 68% of peers
Major Depressive Disorder
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more than 68% of peers

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Specialties

  • Psychiatry
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Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
14

Conditions Treated

  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Bulimia
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Eating Disorders
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
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Procedures

  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Delaware.

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

  • Umdnj-New Jersey Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Benson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Benson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benson to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Benson'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

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Dr. Benson accepts 1 insurance carrier
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

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