Dr. John Andrew Benson, DVM


John Andrew Benson earned his B.S. at the University of Maryland in 1973 and his D.V.M from the University of Georgia School of Veterinary Medicine.

Dr. Benson spent a year in mixed practice in New London, PA.  In late 1980 he purchased the Elliot Animal Hospital, renamed it Broadway Veterinary Clinic and has continued as Owner and President at the Clinic since that date.

Dr. Benson is certified to perform Animal Chiropractic care.  He has trained in Western Herbal Medicine.  He practices general medicine and surgery.  Additionally, he is proficient in most soft tissue and orthopedic surgeries, can perform flexible and rigid endoscopy allowing him to perform a variety of minimally invasive procedures.

Married since 1975 to Dr. Jean Benson, they have one grown son, Anders.  No empty nest for Dr. Benson and Jean, their household contains little Miss Puggy (A Pug), Just Joe (breed unknown but big brown eyes that will melt your heart), Justice or Justy (a champion German Shepard), and four feline buddies known as Tank, Puck, Phinneas and TomTom.

Dr. Benson enjoys skiing, canoeing and is an award winning home brewer.


Location Hours
Monday7:30am – 6:00pm
Tuesday7:30am – 6:00pm
Wednesday7:30am – 6:00pm
Thursday7:30am – 6:00pm
Friday7:30am – 6:00pm
Saturday8:00am – 1:00pm

We can be reached at (207) 942-2281 during the above hours. For after hours and holiday emergencies call Eastern Maine Emergency Veterinary Clinic - 207 989 6267