Dr. Richard Benson, MD

Dr. Richard Benson, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Richard Benson, MD is a neurology specialist in Fairfax, VA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Meharry Medical College School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in neurology.

8505 Arlington Blvd Ste 450

Fairfax, VA 22031

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Thrombosis
normal
more than 56% of peers
Stroke
normal
more than 49% of peers
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
normal
more than 43% of peers

Dr. Benson'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.

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

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

44  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Meharry Medical College School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Neurological Institute Columbia Presbyterian Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • St Elizabeth's Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Harvard Longwood Neurology
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Benson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Benson's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benson to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
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Dr. Benson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Precise, knowledgeable, understanding, informative
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