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Dr. James Benner, MD

Dr. James Benner, MD

Age 58 Cardiothoracic Surgery M
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Dr. James Benner, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in North Charleston, SC. Dr. Benner completed a residency at Med University Sc College Of Med|Medical College of Georgia|Medical University South Carolina|Palmetto Richland Mem Hospital|University of South Carolina. He currently practices at Palmetto Cardiovascular & Thoracic Associates and is affiliated with Trident Medical Center. He accepts multiple insurance plans, including Medicare. Dr. Benner is board certified in Cardiovascular Surgery.


  • Medical University of South Carolina - Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Fellowship Hospital
  • Med University Sc College Of Med|Medical College of Georgia|Medical University South Carolina|Palmetto Richland Mem Hospital|University of South Carolina, Residency Hospital — 1996
  • Temple University|Temple University - Philadelphia PA|Temple University School of Medicine, Medical School — 1991

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  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross & Blue Shield of South Carolina
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Healthcare of the Carolinas
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Jan 22, 2021
A physician that really cares. Thank you for taking great care of me. My family and I have nothing but trust in you and your skill.
Karl Troy — Jan 22, 2021
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Dr. Benner frequently treats the following conditions: Aneurysm, Aortic Aneurysm, and Atherosclerosis. See more on Sharecare.

Dr. James Benner, MD is affiliated with Trident Health System - Summerville Medical Center and Trident Medical Center.

Yes, Dr. James Benner, MD holds board certifications in Cardiovascular Surgery and Thoracic Surgery.

Dr. Benner has over 31 years of healthcare experience.

There is a star rating of 4/5 for Dr. James Benner, MD. Patients say that the provider explained conditions well and they trusted the provider's decisions. See all patient feedback on Sharecare.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Trident Medical Center
  • Trident Health System - Summerville Medical Center


  1. Palmetto Cardiovascular & Thoracic Associates

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      Memorial Health University Physicians - Trauma and Surgical Care
      9313 Medical Plaza Dr Ste 304 Medical Arts Bldg, North Charleston, SC 29406 Existing Patients: (843) 487-0729
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