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Alex N. Benjamin, MD

Chief Infection Control and Prevention Officer

Infectious Diseases

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Monday - Friday: 7 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Accepting New Patients

Lehigh Valley Physician Group

Specialties
Infectious Diseases
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Languages spoken
English

Dr. Benjamin's Locations

less than  km
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Conditions Dr. Benjamin Treats

  • Cellulitis
  • HIV and AIDS
  • Major Infections
  • Minor Infections
  • Nontuberculous Mycobacteria
  • Osteomyelitis (Bone Infection)
  • Pneumonia
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shingles
  • Skin Infections
  • Tuberculosis

Services Dr. Benjamin Offers

About Dr. Benjamin

Philosophy of care

I strive to approach patients with concern, from their level of understanding and without judgement.

Why I entered medicine

I enjoy microbiology – it has shaped the futures of countries, societies and cultures. Medicine allows me to act locally while thinking globally.

Personal interests

I enjoy volleyball, tennis and my two dogs, Bernie and Elin.

Education

Undergraduate
George Washington University, BS - Economics, 1996

Medical Training
George Washington University School of Medicine, MD - Doctor of Medicine, 2004

Training

Residency 2007
Internal Medicine, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Fellowship 2009
Infectious Disease, Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine