Dr Benjamin has successfully provided NHS commissioned surgical procedures for more than 20 years. His clinical interests include primary and community day surgical procedures, Vasectomies, (no scalpel and minimally invasive), Carpal Tunnel decompression, Trigger finger Release, skin surgery (excluding melanomas), cosmetic skin procedures, the removal of simple and complex lumps and bumps, joints and soft tissues injections, and in growing toenail surgery.
He also has an abiding interest in clinical commissioning especially in patient and public engagement, and commissioning for self-care and holistic medicine. He is a member both the Self Care Forum, and the College of Medicine.
He is a keen Trainer and Educator interested in providing training and education for future generations of primary and community-based Surgeons. Finally he is an enthusiastic advocate for internationalising the ethos, values and best practices of the NHS, (particularly the importance of Primary Care) in developing countries.
Past roles included:
- Minor Surgery Lead Walsall TPCT
- Caldicott Guardian
- Walsall Practice Based Commissioning Lead
- Public & Patient Involvement Champion