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Meet Kaiser Permanente Edwards, CO team

Meet the team, brought to you by Kaiser Permanente

Jeannine Susan Benson, MD

Internal Medicine

About me: I am a primary care physician specializing in Internal Medicine. I grew up in Colorado Springs and my parents still live there today. I stayed in Colorado and did my undergraduate training at The University of Denver and went to medical school at The University of Colorado where I graduated in 2005. I then decided to change things up and moved to the Midwest where I did my Residency at The University of Minnesota. I was privileged to be able to stay there and do an extra year of training as a Chief Resident in the Department of Internal Medicine. I joined Kaiser Permanente in September 2009.

About my practice: As an Internal Medicine physician working in primary care, I strive to achieve the optimal preventive care for my patients. Preventive care involves trying to control disease processes before they become a problem. I also treat many other diseases that have to do with adults and when I need assistance, I am able to refer patients to and consult with our many specialty physicians. My professional philosophy is that my patients and I work together. I want them to understand their diseases and why we take the steps we do to treat them. I enjoy this type of medicine as I get to know my patients very well as we work together to maintain the best health possible.

How I thrive: I feel very fortunate to live in Colorado. I enjoy outdoor activities like running and hiking, in addition to spending time with my friends and family. I am an artist and enjoy painting as part of my free time. I also love to travel and enjoy seeing what other parts of the world have to offer and how we can learn from each other.

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Edwards Medical Offices

56 Edwards Village Blvd., Suite 206

Edwards, CO 81632

Phone Numbers:

• Appointments/Information: 970-207-7171

• Appointments/Information: 1-800-218-1059 (toll free)

• Member Services: 1-844-837-6884 (toll free)

For more information about services and the affiliate network of providers please visit: http://www.kp.org > locate our services > find doctors and locations

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