Dr. Benton is a native of Chattanooga and graduated from The McCallie School in 1973. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Zoology at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville in 1977. He then attended medical school at the University of Tennessee, Center for Health Services, in Memphis, TN. He earned his M.D. in 1981 and began residency training. He finished his urology residency at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston in 1986. At that time he moved back home to Chattanooga and began practicing urology. He joined Plaza Urology Group in 1998.
Dr. Benton sees patients at our office on Holtzclaw Avenue and at a satellite office at Hutcheson Medical Center one afternoon a week. He operates at Memorial downtown, Parkridge downtown and Hutcheson Medical Center. He spends his free time with his family, playing tennis or rooting for the Vols.