Dr. Constance A Benson MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Constance Benson is an infectious disease specialist in San Diego, California and is affiliated with UC San Diego Health System. She received her medical degree from The Ohio State University College of Medicine and has been in practice for 36 years. Dr. Benson accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 22 doctors at UC San Diego Health System who specialize in Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease, International Health, Travel & Tropical, Microbiology

Hospital Affiliation

UC San Diego Health System

Education & Medical Training

Rush University Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1978 - 1981

Rush University Medical Center
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 1984 - 1986

The Ohio State University College of Medicine
Class of 1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 21 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 8 years in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Prevention and Treatment of Opportunistic Infections in HIV-Infected Adults and Adolescents--Updated Guidelines from CDC, NIH, and HIVMA of the IDSA.
Masur, H.,Brooks, J. T.,Benson, C. A.,Holmes, K.,Pau, A.,Kaplan, J. E.

Weinberg, A.,Bosch, R.,Bennett, K.,Tovar-Salazar, A.,Benson, C. A.,Collier, A. C.,Zolopa, A.,Gulick, R. M.,Wohl, D.,Polsky, B.,Erice, A.,Jacobson, M. A.

Tuberculosis Immune Reconstitution Inflammatory Syndrome in A5221 STRIDE: Timing, Severity and Implications for HIV-TB programs.
Luetkemeyer, A. F.,Kendall, M. A.,Nyirenda, M.,Wu, X.,Ive, P.,Benson, C. A.,Andersen, J. W.,Swindells, S.,Sanne, I. M.,Havlir, D. V.,Kumwenda, J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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