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About Dr. Jeffrey L Benjamin

Dr. Jeffrey L Benjamin, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Brooklyn, NY. He has 35 years of experience. His specialties include Neurology and Psychiatry. Dr. Benjamin has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

11 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Jeffrey L Benjamin is Great. Dr. Jeffrey L Benjamin has been rated by 11 patients. From those 11 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Jeffrey L Benjamin is 3.9 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital

506 6th St
Brooklyn, NY 11215
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Specialties

Dr. Jeffrey L Benjamin has the following 2 specialties

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
    He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
    Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
    Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Jeffrey L Benjamin has the following 8 expertise

  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Headache
  • Stroke
  • Migraine Disorder
  • Epilepsy
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Electromyography
  • Alzheimer's Disease

Dr. Jeffrey L Benjamin has 0 board certified specialties

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Caring and Knowlegable

By far one of the most caring individuals I know. I have been seeing him for 18 years. Flollow where ever he relocates. Amazing Care. Ony doctor ever to control my migraine headaches.

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area

    Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area (2017)

    Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ are specialists and primary care physicians who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top physicians in the New York Metro Area who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference™.

  • Education

    35 Years Experience

  • Ross University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1983

  • Brooklyn Hospital Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Jeffrey L Benjamin accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna NYC Community Plan
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts
    • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
    • CDPHP New York State of Health - Small Business
    • CDPHP PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Connecticare
    • Connecticare Flex Connecticut
  • Empire BCBS
    • Empire HMO
    • Empire PPO
    • Empire Prism EPO Blue Priority
  • HIP of NY
    • Emblem HIP Select PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MVP Health Plan
    • MVP Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital, 506 6th St, Brooklyn, NY
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