Dr. Philip Benton, MD

Dr. Philip Benton, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 71
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Dr. Philip Benton, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Pensacola, FL and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 1974 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

1823 N 9th Ave

Pensacola, FL 32503

Contact Information

(850) 432-3293

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Joint Pain
very high
more than 93% of peers
Spinal Nerve Block
very high
more than 91% of peers
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
very high
more than 90% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

44  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Wrist Fracture

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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

  • Florida State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1969
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Bowman Gray Nc Bapt Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • National Naval Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Maryland Shock Trauma
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Benton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Benton's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benton to family and friends
15 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Benton's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Benton Says:
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Patient Satisfaction score of 98% by Press Ganey Survey 

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Patient Comments (7)

Excited that Southern Orthopaedics is moving to a new office Jan 1, 2018 on the corner of 9th and Mallory. Never liked the parking at Baptist Hospital. Dr. Benton is awesome!
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Helped my shoulder and neck pain immediately. Same day!
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I have severe knee problems. Dr. Benton used a state of the art machine to inject cortisone into the joint's of my knee. My wife was able to watch the procedure on a monitor during the treatment. My knee felt so much better after the treatment and it lasted me for over 12 mos. I felt like a...more
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Terrible bedside manner. Told me cortizone shots were my only hope unless I wanted fusion surgery. Rolled his eyes at me when this made me cry. Gave me SIX cortizone shots in my epidural space. When I told my other doctors about this, they were appalled, and one mentioned that "he must have large...more
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5 star experience.
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