Kristin Benson - MD

Kristin Benson - MD

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My Areas of Practice

Providing care for kids by partnering with parents, their children and the rest of the medical team.

General Information

Gender: Female

Practicing Since: 1983

Accepting New Patients: Yes


Practices at

Carlson Parkway
15111 Twelve Oaks Center Drive
Minnetonka, MN 55305

Education & Certifications

Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics

BA: Mankato State University
Biology and Chemistry
Mankato, MN

MD: University of Minnesota Medical School
Minneapolis, MN

Masters of Science (MS): University of Minnesota Department of Biomedical Informatics

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Pediatrics Internship and Residency: University of Colorado Health Sciences Center

Denver, Colorado


Research & Publications

Professional Associations & Awards

past Board member of the Minnesota Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics

past  Executive Committee member of the national American Academy of Pediatrics Council on Clinical Information Technology

Adjunct Professor, University of Minnesota Medical School

Fellow in the American Academy of Pediatrics 

Clinical Informatics working group, American Medical Informatics Association


My husband and I live in Minnetonka and have three adult sons.  I enjoy reading, music, and nature.