Dr. Richard Benson, MD

Dr. Richard Benson, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Richard Benson, MD is a nephrology specialist in North Charleston, SC and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in nephrology.

3815 Faber Place Dr

North Charleston, SC 29405

Contact Information

(843) 767-9312

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Chronic Kidney Diseases
more than 71% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
more than 68% of peers
Kidney Disease
more than 55% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

36  Conditions Treated


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4  Procedures

  • Biopsy
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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  • University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Palmetto Richland Mem Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Chicago Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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