Dr. William Benedict, MD

Dr. William Benedict, MD

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Age 45
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Dr. William Benedict, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Marietta, GA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in neurosurgery, neurological skull base surgery, and more.

61 Whitcher St NE # 310

Marietta, GA 30060

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Georgia
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No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Benedict's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Benedict treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Benedict treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Subdural Hemorrhage
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Benedict treats Subdural Hemorrhage more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Benedict treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Benedict treats Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma) more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Benedict treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Anaplastic Oligodendroglioma
  • Astrocytoma
  • Benign Astrocytoma
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brainstem Glioma
  • Cerebellar Astrocytoma
  • Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Chordoma
  • Glioma
  • Gliomatosis Cerebri
  • Juvenile Pilocytic Astrocytoma
  • Malignant Astrocytoma
  • Malignant Glioma
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Melanoma-Astrocytoma Syndrome
  • Oligodendroglioma
  • Visual Pathway and Hypothalamic Glioma

Dr. Benedict's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Adult Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Astrocytoma
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Astrocytoma
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cavernous Malformation of Spine
  • Cerebellar Astrocytoma
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chordoma
  • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Craniospinal Trauma
  • Craniotomy
  • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Juvenile Pilocytic Astrocytoma
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Kyphosis
  • Kyphosis Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lordosis
  • Lower Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Malignant Astrocytoma
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Melanoma-Astrocytoma Syndrome
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Occult Spinal Dysraphism
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
  • Osteoporotic Vertebral Fracture
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica as Seen in Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Internal Fixation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstruction
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Shock
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Dislocation
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spine Surgery
  • Split Spinal Cord Malformation
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stenting, Intracranial Vessels
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Transphenoidal Surgery
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • Vertebroplasty

About Me

Care Philosophy

The patient is at the center of all that we due.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Skull Base Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2007
Department Of Neurological Surgery: Loyola University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2001
Department Of Surgery: Loyola University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
2000
Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
Medical School
1996
University Of Scranton
Undergraduate School
2007
2001
2000
1996

Awards

Dr. Benedict's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Benedict

4.0

Based on 38 reviews

5 Stars
73.6842105263158%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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(1)
1 Star
23.68421052631579%
(9)

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Dr Benedict is an arrogant man who believes he is God. My surgery on my neck was a 2 hour double fusion which in my was very painful for several months afterwards. I then had to have another surgery below my first surgery and I went to another doctor that was higher rated. I had a single fusion and...Read More
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I came into Dr Benedict's care after another back surgeon mismanaged my case and nearly killed me because of a deep tissue staph infection. He treated me with compassion and explained each step of my treatments over months until my bone grafts became stable enough for him to operate once and remove...Read More
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Dr. Benedict is the worst doctor I have ever had the misfortune of seeing. It is doctors like him that make people not only despise the medical profession in general but also mistrust them as well. His bedside manner is atrocious & is ego is even worse. To say this man has a God complex is an...Read More
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We had our first appointment with Dr.Benedict today and thought that he was very caring, knowledgeable, and had great bedside manner. He gave facts about upcoming procedures and care with great compassion about future treatment and success rate. He was honest, real and very encouraging. We feel...Read More
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If i could give 1 star i would. He has no bedside manor and he belittled me and I felt very judged. The surgery was a success but he is distant and just plain mean. I would not recommend him as a first chouce...more like last choice. I had a complete spinal fusion from breaking my back, and was...Read More
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Assurant Health
AvMed
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care of Georgia
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