Dr. Ralph C. Benson Jr., MD

Dr. Ralph C. Benson Jr., MD

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Urology | Male | 74 years old

My goal is to provide all patients with the highest quality urologic care with the utmost respect and compassion. I aim to always remain innovative and to continue to develop my skills so that I might always continue to grow as a care provider. I will always communicate openly, honestly, and respectfully with all patients and I promise that the highest level of service will be appreciate by my patients at all visits. I will do my best to provide my patients with information and health-related education so as to empower those patients to remain highly active participants in their health conditions and preventative care. I always strive to be prompt for appointments and to fully hear each patient's story.Read more

Ochsner Specialty Health Center - Raceland
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in Houma, LA |
One of the most compassionate Dr's I have ever had. From the moment he walks into the room you puts you at ease. He is truly an asset to our community. I feel privileged to be one of his patients.
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Specialties

  • Urology
  • Female Urology
  • Male Adult Urology

Board Certifications

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  • Urology

Conditions Treated

  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bedwetting
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureteropelvic Junction
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Genitourinary Cancers
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Incontinence
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Kidney Stones
  • Male Infertility
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Polyuria
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Diseases
  • Prostatitis
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Spermatocele
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Yeast Infections

Procedures Performed

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Lithotripsy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)

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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1967

  • Internship Hospital
    University of Oregon Medical School Hospitals and Clinics

    Completed in 1968

  • Residency Hospital
    Mayo Graduate School Of Medicine

    Completed in 1976

  • Undergraduate School
    Stanford University

    Graduated in 1963

  • Other Education
    Nashville School Of Law

    Completed in 1997

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Specializes in Urology
  • Board certified in Urology
  • Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Benson Jr.'s Office & Staff

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Dr. Benson Jr. says...

My goal is to provide all patients with the highest quality urologic care with the utmost respect and compassion. I aim to always remain innovative and to continue to develop my skills so that I might always continue to grow as a care provider. I will always communicate openly, honestly, and respectfully with all patients and I promise that the highest level of service will be appreciate by my patients at all visits.  I will do my best to provide my patients with information and health-related education so as to empower those patients to remain highly active participants in their health conditions and preventative care. I always strive to be prompt for appointments and to fully hear each patient's story.

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Dr. Benson Jr. says...

Thank you for providing feedback regarding your visit with Dr. Ralph Benson.

We know that your time is valuable and we sincerely appreciate you taking the time to complete our survey. Your responses will help us to maintain the highest level of service for all of our patients, both current and future.