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Spotlight on Dr. Keisha N. Benn

Name: Kiesha Nicole Benn

Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynecology

Residency: Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA

Fellowship/Graduate school: Maternal Fetal Medicine, Second year Fellow at The University of Connecticut Health Center

Medical School: SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

Undergraduate: City University of New York: Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education, NY, NY.


1) When did you decide you wanted to become a Medical Doctor and what led to this decision?

“I knew I wanted to become a Medical Doctor at age 6; it was an innate desire. During high school I became interested in teen pregnancy and decided I wanted to pursue OBGYN.”

Dr. Benn’s parents are from New Amsterdam, Berbice but she was born in Brooklyn, NY. Check out her story…She Rocks!

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Comments (2)

Wow, this is about me and I never saw this. Thanks for the post.

Hi Kiesha – you’re welcome. This was published a few years ago but we’re happy to do a full future. Feel free to send us an updated bio to

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