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Family planning, Gynecology, Obstetrics




Lyndsey S. Benson, M.D. is an Acting Assistant Professor in the family planning division in the UW Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Dr. Benson received her undergraduate degree in neuroscience and classics from Brown University in 2005. She completed her M.D. at Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine in 2010 and also earned an M.S. in clinical research from Case Western Reserve University. She completed a year-long Doris Duke Clinical Research Fellowship in family planning at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) from 2008-2009.

Dr. Benson's clinical interests include general obstetrics and gynecology, family planning and contraception for women with complex medical issues. Her goal is to empower women to take an active role in their healthcare and to treat every patient with compassion and respect.

Personal Interests

Dr. Benson enjoys playing the clarinet, hiking, arts and crafts, and exploring the Pacific NW with family and friends.

Maternal and Infant Care Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 3rd Floor, SW 350 Seattle, WA 98195


Behavioral healthcare, Care coordination, Consultation with high-risk providers, Fetal diagnostic testing


Hall Health Center

4060 East Stevens Way Seattle, WA 98195


Allergy and immunology, Asthma, Contraception, Diabetes care


Women's Health Care Center at UWMC-Roosevelt

4245 Roosevelt Way NE, 4th Floor Seattle, WA 98105


Behavioral healthcare, Breast care, Colposcopy and LEEP, Expert second opinions

Family Planning Clinic at Roosevelt

Family Planning Clinic at Roosevelt

4245 Roosevelt Way NE, 4th Floor Seattle, WA 98105


Abortion (medical and surgical), Contraception, Family planning, Miscarriage management (medical and surgical )


Maternal Infant Center at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 6th Floor Pacific Tower Seattle, WA 98195


24-hour anesthesia services, Antepartum care, Birth center tours, Breastfeeding support

University of Chicago

Residency, 2014, Obstetrics & Gynecology

University of Chicago

Internship, 2011, Obstetrics & Gynecology

Case Western Reserve University

Medical education, 2010

Case Western Reserve University

Master, 2010

UW - Dept. of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Fellowship, Family Planning


Board Certifications
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology, 2015, American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology