Dr. Robert E Benton MD Cardiologist

Dr. Robert Benton is a cardiologist in Troy, New York. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Albany Medical Center and Samaritan Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Vermont College of Medicine and has been in practice for 27 years. Dr. Benton accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 40 doctors at Albany Medical Center and one of 40 at Samaritan Hospital who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

Albany Medical Center
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Samaritan Hospital

St. Mary's Healthcare

St. Peter's Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Georgetown University Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1989 - 1992

Georgetown University Hospital
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1994 - 1997

St Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1987 - 1988

University of Vermont College of Medicine
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Sports Medicine

FL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Lifewise Health Plan of Oregon
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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