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Andrew Benson III, MD

Dr. Benson is an ophthalmologist in Greater New Orleans Region. He is affiliated with Slidell Memorial Hospital.
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Conditions treated

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Top 25%
88 doctors
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88 doctors
Top 5%
44 doctors
Dr. Benson saw more eye condition patients than 95% of similar doctors in Greater New Orleans Region in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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21 doctors
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22 doctors
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10 doctors
Dr. Benson saw more cataracts patients than 85% of similar doctors in Greater New Orleans Region in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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10 doctors
Top 15%
9 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Benson saw more macular degeneration patients than 75% of similar doctors in Greater New Orleans Region in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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46 doctors
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46 doctors
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22 doctors
Dr. Benson saw more abscess patients than 85% of similar doctors in Greater New Orleans Region in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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18 doctors
Top 15%
18 doctors
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8 doctors
Dr. Benson saw more glaucoma patients than 85% of similar doctors in Greater New Orleans Region in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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37 doctors
Top 15%
38 doctors
Top 5%
18 doctors
Dr. Benson saw more conjunctivitis patients than 85% of similar doctors in Greater New Orleans Region in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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183 doctors
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182 doctors
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91 doctors
Dr. Benson saw more diabetes patients than 85% of similar doctors in Greater New Orleans Region in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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13 doctors
Top 15%
12 doctors
Top 5%
6 doctors
Dr. Benson saw more diabetic retinopathy patients than 85% of similar doctors in Greater New Orleans Region in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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164 doctors
Top 15%
163 doctors
Top 5%
81 doctors
Dr. Benson saw more type 2 diabetes patients than 75% of similar doctors in Greater New Orleans Region in 2014–2018. Learn more.
Top 25%
5 doctors
Top 15%
4 doctors
Top 5%
2 doctors
Dr. Benson saw more retinal detachment patients than 75% of similar doctors in Greater New Orleans Region in 2014–2018. Learn more.
Top 25%
5 doctors
Top 15%
4 doctors
Top 5%
2 doctors
Dr. Benson saw more detached retina patients than 75% of similar doctors in Greater New Orleans Region in 2014–2018. Learn more.
Top 25%
5 doctors
Top 15%
4 doctors
Top 5%
2 doctors
Dr. Benson saw more corneal ulcer patients than 85% of similar doctors in Greater New Orleans Region in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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8 doctors
Top 15%
8 doctors
Top 5%
3 doctors
Dr. Benson saw blepharitis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in Greater New Orleans Region. Learn more.
Top 25%
4 doctors
Top 15%
4 doctors
Top 5%
2 doctors
Dr. Benson saw retinal tear patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in Greater New Orleans Region. Learn more.
Top 25%
16 doctors
Top 15%
16 doctors
Top 5%
8 doctors
Dr. Benson saw moles patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in Greater New Orleans Region. Learn more.
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21 doctors
Top 15%
20 doctors
Top 5%
10 doctors
Dr. Benson saw birthmark patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in Greater New Orleans Region. Learn more.
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29 doctors
Top 15%
29 doctors
Top 5%
14 doctors
Dr. Benson saw pink eye patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in Greater New Orleans Region. Learn more.
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26 doctors
Top 15%
26 doctors
Top 5%
12 doctors
Dr. Benson saw more type 1 diabetes patients than 75% of similar doctors in Greater New Orleans Region in 2014–2018. Learn more.
Top 25%
8 doctors
Top 15%
8 doctors
Top 5%
3 doctors
Dr. Benson saw more chalazion patients than 75% of similar doctors in Greater New Orleans Region in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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22 doctors
Top 15%
23 doctors
Top 5%
11 doctors
Dr. Benson saw rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in Greater New Orleans Region. Learn more.
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5 doctors
Top 15%
5 doctors
Top 5%
2 doctors
Dr. Benson saw pterygium patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in Greater New Orleans Region. Learn more.
Top 25%
4 doctors
Top 15%
4 doctors
Top 5%
2 doctors
Dr. Benson saw lazy eye (amblyopia) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in Greater New Orleans Region. Learn more.
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30 doctors
Top 15%
30 doctors
Top 5%
14 doctors
Dr. Benson saw herpes patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in Greater New Orleans Region. Learn more.
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8 doctors
Top 15%
7 doctors
Top 5%
3 doctors
Dr. Benson saw strabismus patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in Greater New Orleans Region. Learn more.
Top 25%
8 doctors
Top 15%
8 doctors
Top 5%
4 doctors
Dr. Benson saw red eyes patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in Greater New Orleans Region. Learn more.
Top 25%
5 doctors
Top 15%
4 doctors
Top 5%
2 doctors
Dr. Benson saw macular hole patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in Greater New Orleans Region. Learn more.
Top 25%
8 doctors
Top 15%
8 doctors
Top 5%
3 doctors
Dr. Benson saw uveitis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in Greater New Orleans Region. Learn more.
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20 doctors
Top 15%
19 doctors
Top 5%
9 doctors
Dr. Benson saw shingles patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in Greater New Orleans Region. Learn more.

Cost estimates

These ranges are network rate estimates across all the insurance plans that Dr. Benson accepts.

Note: These are just estimates. We advise verifying the exact costs with your provider.

Cataract surgery $2,609 – 11.5k

Amino’s cost estimates are estimates of the total amount that you and your health insurance company might pay for a procedure—this is what we call the “network rate”. Our cost estimates can help you prepare for the financial impact of medical care and help you make more confident decisions about where to get treated.

Locations

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

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

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

Hospital affiliations

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

  • Slidell Memorial Hospital
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2018)

Insurance accepted

Always check coverage with your doctor’s office.

  • 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