Dr. Benjamin Lessig

Geriatrics
Toms River, NJ
25 years experience male

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Geriatrics

Licenses

United States: New Jersey

Languages spoken

American Sign Language, English

Doctor Q&A

234 Answers
33 Agrees
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Benjamin Lessig
25 years experience Geriatrics
See below: any diuretic meds can cause burning sensation or urinary frequency. I would consider checking with gyn or urologist for the possibility of dryness of ... Read More
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A 73-year-old female asked:
Dr. Benjamin Lessig
25 years experience Geriatrics
Depends: there are important questions you need to consider. confidence from vascular surgeon based on experience and results as well as honesty. the quality ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Benjamin Lessig
25 years experience Geriatrics
It varies: Generally it is less expensive than nursing home. However, there are two things that you need to be aware of. In order to get into the assisted livi ... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Lessig is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Lessig is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you for taking time to answer, greatly appreciated!
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, PA
Graduated 1996MD

Residency

UMDNJ
Completed 1999

Affiliations

American Geriatric Society
American Medical Directors Association
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