At Northwest Alabama Ear, Nose & Throat,  we recognize that your choice of physician is driven both by the doctors competency and personality. With ear, nose, and throat problems, you need an otolaryngologist who is experienced, understanding, and supportive. You get this caring attitude from the staff  at Northwest Alabama Ear, Nose & Throat  every day. We work together as a team to be sure we are responsive to your needs and keep you informed about your health issues. We look forward to getting to know you.

James F. Benson Jr, MD, FACS


Board-Certified: American Board of Otolaryngology

Fellow: American Academy of Otolaryngology/ Head and Neck Surgery

Fellow: American College of Surgeons

Internship: Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, HI

Residency: University of Colorado, Denver, CO

MD: University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN

Member:American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy, US Army Society of Flight Surgeons, Association of Military Surgeons of the United States

Miltary Service:Lieutenant Colonel, United States Army Reserve

Licensure: Alabama, Tennessee & Mississippi