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Lyndsey Benson, MD, MS

Acting Assistant Professor, Family Planning

Joined UW Medicine:


Clinical Focus:

Family Planning:
• Contraception
• Family Planning
• General Obstetrics


Washington, 2014


Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2015


• MD Degree
  (Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, 2010)
• MS Degree in Clinical Research
  (Case Western Reserve University, 2010)
• Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology
  (University of Chicago, 2014)
• Fellowship in Family Planning
  (University of Washington, 2016)


• American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology
• Society of Family Planning
• Physicians for Reproductive Health

Selected Publications:

Drey EA, Benson LS, Sokoloff A, Steinauer JE, Roy G, Jackson RA. Buccal misoprostol plus laminaria for later second-trimester abortion: A randomized controlled trial. Contraception. 2014 Apr;89(4):307-313.

Benson LS, Perrucci A, Drey EA, Steinauer JE. Effect of shared contraceptive experiences on IUD use at an urban abortion clinic. Contraception. 2012 Feb;85(2):198-203.

Appointments & Practice Locations

Maternal and Infant Care Clinic (MICC)
UW Medical Center, 3rd Floor, SW 350
1959 NE Pacific St, Seattle, WA 98195

Appointments:   206.598.4070


Women's Health Care Center, Roosevelt (WHCC)
4245 Roosevelt Way NE, 4th Floor
Seattle, WA 98105-6920

Appointments:   206.598.5500


Cedar River Clinic, Renton
263 Rainier Ave South
Renton, WA 98057

Appointments:   425.255.0471