Dr. Thomas Benz, MD

Dr. Thomas Benz, MD

Pediatric Urology  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
(15)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Thomas Benz, MD is a pediatric urology doctor who practices in Dothan, AL. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 35 years.

4300 W Main St Ste 102

Dothan, AL 36305

Contact Information

(334) 793-9564

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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

Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
high
more than 86% of peers
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
high
more than 86% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pediatric Urology
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Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bedwetting
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Gonorrhea Infections
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Kidney Stones
  • Male Sexual Conditions
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Penile Cancer
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Premature Ejaculation
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostatitis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • 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
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Kidney Lesion Marsupialization
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Lithotripsy
  • Orchiectomy
  • Penile Implants
  • Prostate Removal
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Ureteroneocystostomy
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

4 Sanctions
  • Substance Abuse (7/12/2017)
    Action Taken: Probation Modification Order
    Summary: Benz, Thomas Bartley MD: License # 35.127311: JULY 12, 2017 - PROBATION MODIFICATION: The State Medical Board of Ohio GRANTED the physician's request for approval of discontinuance of the requirement to keep drug logs.
    State: Ohio
  • Substance Abuse (11/9/2016)
    Action Taken: Probation Modification Order
    Summary: Benz, Thomas Bartley MD: License # 35127311: NOVEMBER 9, 2016 - PROBATION MODIFICATION: The State Medical Board of Ohio GRANTED the physician's request for approval to reduce personal appearances from every three months to every six months and request for approval to administer, possess and furnish controlled substances.
    State: Ohio
  • Disciplinary action in another state (3/15/2016)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Pennsylvania
  • Substance Abuse (9/9/2015)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Ohio
3 Board Actions
  • Substance Abuse (7/13/2016)
    Action Taken: Other actions
    Summary: Benz, Thomas Bartley MD: License # 35127311: JULY 13, 2016 - PROBATION REQUEST: The State Medical Board of Ohio GRANTED the physician's request for approval for monitoring to be conducted by the West Virginia Professional's Health Program while practicing outside of Ohio.
    State: Ohio
  • Substance Abuse (7/13/2016)
    Action Taken: Other actions
    Summary: Benz, Thomas Bartley MD: License # 35127311: JULY 13, 2016 - PROBATION REQUEST: The State Medical Board of Ohio GRANTED the physician's request for approval to reduce personal appearances from every three months to every six months and request for approval to administer, possess and furnish controlled substances.
    State: Ohio
  • Substance Abuse (11/4/2015)
    Action Taken: Other actions
    Summary: Benz, Thomas Bartley MD: License # 35127311: NOVEMBER 4, 2015 - PROBATIONARY REQUEST: The State Medical Board of Ohio GRANTED the physician's request for approval of drug testing to be conducted by the Alabama Physician Health Program while the physician is practicing outside of Ohio.
    State: Ohio

Education

  • Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • University Pittsburgh Affil Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Pittsburgh Affil Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Benz has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Benz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Benz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benz to family and friends
3.0
based on 15 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Benz's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Morgantown, WV |
I love him! Even though I had kidney stones in the past, this time I was wrong. Dr Benz found the problem & not only led me in the right direction to go, but was helpful in setting me up with the appropriate Dr. who could help me. He was very caring & very thorough. He really cares about the patient no matter who you are. He even called me himself when he needed to. You don't find Dr.'s doing that anymore! He will always be my urologist!
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Dr. Benz accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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