Sanders M. Benkwith, M.D. received his undergraduate degree from the University of the South and his Medical Degree from the University of Alabama School of Medicine in 1973. He served an internship and residency in ophthalmology at the University of Utah Medical Center where he performed retina physiology research under Thomas Ogden, M.D., Ph.D. Dr. Benkwith joined his father, the late Karl B. Benkwith, M.D., in practice in 1977. Dr. Benkwith is board-certified in ophthalmology and is a past president of the Montgomery County Medical Society. A native of Montgomery, Dr. Benkwith and his wife Linda have two grown children and two grandchildren. An avid golfer, Dr. Benkwith enjoys a variety of sporting and church activities.