Dr. Stanley Benjamin, MD

Dr. Stanley Benjamin, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
Dr. Stanley Benjamin, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.Read his story

3800 Reservoir Rd NW Ste M2210

Washington, DC 20007

Contact Information

(202) 444-1669

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Dr. Benjamin's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Benjamin "Board-certified in gastroenterology, Stanley Benjamin, MD, has been on the medical staff of MedStar Georgetown University Hospital and a Professor of Medicine at Georgetown University School of Medicine since 1984. Earlier in his career, Dr. Benjamin was chief, Gastroenterology, at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Louisville, Kentucky, and an Associate Professor at the University of Louisville School of Medicine. Previously, while a member of the United States Navy Medical Corps, Dr. Benjamin was chief of gastroenterology and director of the gastroenterology clinical investigation program at the National Naval Medical Center (now the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center). He also served as an Assistant Professor at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences. Dr. Benjamin is a well-respected authority in the field, and a reviewer or member of the editorial board of numerous professional publications including the Journal of the American Medical Association, Annals of Internal Medicine, Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, Archives of Internal Medicine, American Journal of Surgery and others. After graduating from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Dr. Benjamin completed his internship, residency and a fellowship in gastroenterology at the National Naval Medical Center."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Benjamin "My focus of care is to deal with problems in the context of the whole patient-- mind and body."

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

13  Conditions Treated

4  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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  • University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • National Naval Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • National Naval Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • National Naval Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Stanley Benjamin, MD
Excellent doctor. I had a chronic very uncomfortable gastro problem for many years. My hometown doctor referred me to see Dr. Benjamin. Dr. Benjamin conducted a thorough testing regimen. He diagnosed my problem correctly. I was relieved to know my condition could be improved. I am more than two...Read More
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