He has a criminal history of girl hitting. See California Board of Medicine accusation.
See page 4: he consumed large amounts of alcohol and was arrested for domestic violence in 2015
In 2016, he was convicted of battery of a current or former significant other.
In 2017, police investigated a report of a woman yelling for help. Benitez was again arrested
for domestic violence. “She had a blood nose and bruising to her face”.
The Medical Board of California now plans to hold a hearing to revoke or suspend his license.