Dr. Robert S. Benjamin MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Robert Benjamin is a medical oncologist in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 46 years. Dr. Benjamin accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 129 doctors at University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology

Clinical Interests: Breast cancer, Palliative care, Breast Cancer Palliative Care

Hospital Affiliation

University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Ranked #1 in Cancer

Education & Medical Training

New York University School of Medicine
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1968 - 1970

New York University School of Medicine
Class of 1968

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 21 years in Pediatrics

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

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

The Second International Conference on Cancer and the Heart
2012 11 9

Management and outcome of 239 adolescent and adult rhabdomyosarcoma patients.
Dumont, S. N.,Araujo, D. M.,Munsell, M. F.,Salganick, J. A.,Dumont, A. G.,Raymond, K. A.,Linassier, C.,Patel, S.,Benjamin, R. S.,Trent, J. C.

Efficacy of first-line doxorubicin and ifosfamide in myxoid liposarcoma.
Katz, D., Boonsirikamchai, P., Choi, H., Lazar, A. J., Wang, W. L., Xiao, L., Park, M. S., Ravi, V., Benjamin, R. S., Araujo, D. M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Wellmark Alliance Select
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