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Andrew Benson III, MD

Dr. Benson is an ophthalmologist in the Slidell area. He is affiliated with Slidell Memorial Hospital.
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Conditions treated

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18k doctors
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18k doctors
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9.2k doctors
Dr. Benson saw more eye condition patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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3.9k doctors
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3.9k doctors
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2.0k doctors
Dr. Benson saw more cataracts patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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1.6k doctors
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1.6k doctors
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794 doctors
Dr. Benson saw more macular degeneration patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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8.9k doctors
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8.9k doctors
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4.5k doctors
Dr. Benson saw more abscess patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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2.9k doctors
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2.9k doctors
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1.5k doctors
Dr. Benson saw more glaucoma patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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8.7k doctors
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8.7k doctors
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4.4k doctors
Dr. Benson saw more conjunctivitis patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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34k doctors
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34k doctors
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17k doctors
Dr. Benson saw more diabetes patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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1.7k doctors
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1.7k doctors
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853 doctors
Dr. Benson saw more diabetic retinopathy patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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30k doctors
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30k doctors
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15k doctors
Dr. Benson saw more type 2 diabetes patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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791 doctors
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792 doctors
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395 doctors
Dr. Benson saw more retinal detachment patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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791 doctors
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792 doctors
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395 doctors
Dr. Benson saw more detached retina patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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569 doctors
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569 doctors
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284 doctors
Dr. Benson saw more corneal ulcer patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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1.5k doctors
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1.5k doctors
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748 doctors
Dr. Benson saw more blepharitis patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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594 doctors
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594 doctors
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297 doctors
Dr. Benson saw retinal tear patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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4.5k doctors
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4.5k doctors
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2.3k doctors
Dr. Benson saw moles patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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5.5k doctors
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5.5k doctors
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2.8k doctors
Dr. Benson saw birthmark patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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6.7k doctors
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6.7k doctors
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3.3k doctors
Dr. Benson saw more pink eye patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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6.7k doctors
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6.7k doctors
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3.4k doctors
Dr. Benson saw more type 1 diabetes patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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1.3k doctors
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1.3k doctors
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657 doctors
Dr. Benson saw more chalazion patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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5.8k doctors
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5.8k doctors
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2.9k doctors
Dr. Benson saw rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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836 doctors
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836 doctors
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418 doctors
Dr. Benson saw lazy eye (amblyopia) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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764 doctors
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765 doctors
Top 5%
382 doctors
Dr. Benson saw pterygium patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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6.7k doctors
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6.7k doctors
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3.3k doctors
Dr. Benson saw herpes patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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1.2k doctors
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1.2k doctors
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619 doctors
Dr. Benson saw strabismus patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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1.7k doctors
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1.7k doctors
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856 doctors
Dr. Benson saw red eyes patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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649 doctors
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648 doctors
Top 5%
324 doctors
Dr. Benson saw macular hole patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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1.1k doctors
Top 15%
1.1k doctors
Top 5%
574 doctors
Dr. Benson saw uveitis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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4.8k doctors
Top 15%
4.8k doctors
Top 5%
2.4k doctors
Dr. Benson saw shingles patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
Locations

Dr. Benson sees patients and can be reached at the following location.

Office
2243 Gause Blvd E
Slidell, LA 70461
893 miles away

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Credentials
  • Ochsner Clinic Foundation Program
    RESIDENCY
  • Tulane University School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1977

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Ophthalmology

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Benson is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Slidell Memorial Hospital
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • TRICARE
  • United Healthcare
  • Vantage Health Plan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield