Dr. Pamela Benitez, MD

Dr. Pamela Benitez, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 66
(22)
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Dr. Pamela Benitez, MD is a general surgery specialist in Royal Oak, MI and has been practicing for 35 years. She graduated from Albany Med Coll in 1978 and specializes in general surgery and complex general surgical oncology.

3577 W 13 Mile Rd Ste 201

Royal Oak, MI 48073

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
very high
more than 94% of peers
Breast Cancer
high
more than 89% 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.

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Complex General Surgical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

16  Conditions Treated

4  Procedures

  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Port Placements or Replacements

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Albany Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • University Of Michigan Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Of Michigan Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Benitez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Benitez's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benitez to family and friends
22 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Benitez's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • 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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

If there were negative stars, I would give her a negative 10. She has no concern for her patients. If you have a complication, she will not talk to you and she has NO TRAINED staff available to speak to you. Because of her incompetence, I am now facing additional surgery. Do NOT put your...more
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Dr. Benitez is extremely kind, caring and competent. She is a doctor who quickly addresses your concerns and quickly puts a patient at ease. Her entire staff is the best. I would highly recommend this doctor to anyone facing breast cancer issues. She is one of a kind! Truly blessed to have her...more
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Flawless. Warm. Caring. No ego. Took time to listen to explain to answer all my questions to make sure I was emotionally intact. Came highly recommended for her medical expertise. Instilled trust. Had same experience 6 yrs ago when brought family member to her. Office staff is superb
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Had complications from surgery and called her office after hours, nothing but a busy signal. No way to reach her on a Friday night or all weekend long. She did not return call during office hours and had receptionist call me to tell me she'd talk to me at post op visit. Post op visit is 3 weeks...more
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Very arrogant doesn't listen to her patient, difficulty getting follow up appointments.
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