Emily Benson, ARNP

Emily Benson, ARNP, is a nurse practitioner offering primary care for adults ages 18 and older. A love of science and a desire to help people drew Emily to medicine. She is particularly passionate about primary care, where she can develop a long-term relationship with each patient.

Emily has over five years’ experience working as a registered nurse. She focuses on partnering with patients to provide expert, individualized, holistic care. Understanding where patients are coming from and meeting them where they are is her key to developing a plan of care where patients can be willing, active participants.

In her free time, Emily enjoys reading, baking, and outdoor activities such as rowing and hiking.

Name with degree:Emily Benson, ARNP
Specialties:Internal Medicine
Hospital affiliation: • St. Joseph Medical Center, Tacoma
Interests: • Adult Health Screenings
• Cholesterol Management
• Diabetes Medicine
• Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
• Preventative Medicine
• Primary Care
• Women's Health
Medical School:Simmons College, Boston, MA


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