Brian Benson, DPM, AACFAS(337) 239-1061
Brian Benson, DPM, AACFAS
Beauregard Health System is excited to welcome Brian Benson, DPM, MS, MPH, AACFAS, DABPM to the Beauregard Physician Group. Dr. Benson is a fellowship trained podiatric foot and ankle surgeon, specializing in advanced reconstruction of the foot, ankle and lower leg, including total ankle joint replacements, external fixation, limb lengthening, supra-malleolar osteotomies, minimally invasive surgery, foot and ankle trauma, orthoplastic techniques, arthroscopic cartilage repair, diabetic limb salvage and complex deformity correction.
Dr. Benson attended Baylor University in Waco, Texas, where he earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology in 2005. He then studied at the UNT Health Science Center in Fort Worth, Texas to earn a Master of Science Degree in Biomedical Sciences in 2009 and a Master of Public Health Degree, with a concentration in Health Management & Policy, in 2010. He received his medical degree from Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine in Miami Shores, Florida in 2017. Dr. Benson completed his residency at Staten Island University Hospital (Northwell Health) in Staten Island, New York, as a Podiatric Medicine and Surgical Resident Physician and earned the distinction as Chief Resident during his last year. Dr. Benson’s residency training had an emphasis on diabetic limb salvage, trauma as well as rearfoot reconstruction and ankle surgery. Dr. Benson completed his fellowship in deformity correction and orthoplastics at Ankle & Foot Associates in Waycross, Georgia under the direction of highly regarded podiatric surgeon, Dr. Lee M. Hlad.
Dr. Benson is Board Qualified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery in foot, as well as reconstructive rearfoot & ankle surgery. He is also Board Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Medicine. He is an associate member of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and the American Podiatric Medical Association.
Dr. Benson has joined Jim Harvey, DPM at his long-time clinic location in Leesville, now known as Beauregard Foot and Ankle Associates, located at 1108 Port Arthur Terrace.