Board-certified by the American Board of Osteopathic Board of Surgery
Clinical Special Interests:
All aspects of kidney stone disease including prevention and minimally invasive surgery.
Prostate disease both benign and malignant including BPH and minimally invasive therapy.
All types of voiding dysfunction in men and women including incontinence.
Men’s health including erectile dysfunction, low T, and vasectomies.
Spanish and English
University of Illinois - Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Midwestern University, Downers Grove, Illinois
Urology Residency & Surgical Residency:
Phoenix General Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona
Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Medical Center, Houston Texas - Kidney stone disease.
Academic and Leadership Appointments:
Assistant Professor of Urology College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific,
Clinical Associate Professor Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine,
Adjunct Assistant Professor Midwestern University
Former Chairman Department of Urology, Phoenix General Hospital
Medical Director, American Kidney Stone Management
President of the Board, Paramount Surgery Center.
Professional Memberships and Societies:
American College of Osteopathic Surgeons
Phoenix Urological Society
Arizona Urological Society
Arizona Osteopathic Medical Association
American Osteopathic Association
Honors & Achievements:
Phoenix Magazine’s Top Doctors Award 1999, 2005, 2011, 2012, 2013
Sigma Phi Medical honor society.
Best paper in Urology- Prostate Cancer
Resident of the Year, multiple times.
Best paper in Urology Stone Cancer Palliative treatment with AHA.
Rookie staff man of the year for training clinical house staff.
Most outstanding clinical and academic teacher Intern class award.
Undergraduate and Medical School Dean’s List and graduated with honors
Medical Licensure: Arizona
Phoenix Urological Surgeons, PC 2003-2015
Arizona Urology Specialists 2016 - Present
Outside Interests and Activities:
Dr Benson, an athlete at heart, enjoys all sports. He grew up in Chicago and is an avid fan of the Bears, Blackhawks, White Sox and Cubs. He has lived in Phoenix since 1976 and is now an avid fan of all the Phoenix sports teams as well. Previously being a part of the Phoenix Suns medical team was additionally exciting. Currently Dr. Benson has a passion for golf and an occasional ski trip. He is married to a wonderful lady and has two amazing daughters who are competitive figure skaters. His most favorite activity is spending time with his family.