Dr. Christen Benke, DO

Dr. Christen Benke, DO

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 38
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Dr. Christen Benke, DO is a family medicine specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 10 years. She graduated from College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of The Pacific in 2005 and specializes in family medicine.

12395 El Camino Real Ste 120

San Diego, CA 92130

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
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Dr. Benke's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Acne
Actinic Keratosis
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
ADHD and-or ADD
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Anemia
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anxiety
Arthritis
Asthma
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Atrophic Vaginitis
Back Pain
Bladder Diseases
Blood Disorders
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Boil
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Bronchitis
Bronchospasm
Bunion
Bursitis
Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cellulitis
Chest Pain
Constipation
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cough
Dermatitis
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diarrhea
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Dizziness
Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
Ear Ache
Ear Disorders
Earwax Buildup
Elbow Injuries
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
Esophageal Diseases
Esophagitis
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fungal Infections
Fungal Nail Infection
Gait Abnormality
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastritis
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Genital Warts
Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
Hammer Toe
Headache
Hearing Screening
Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Hemorrhoids
Herpes Zoster Without Complication
Hip Pointer Injuries
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypothyroidism
Impetigo
Insomnia
Intertrigo
Iron Metabolism Disorders
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Lipid Disorders
Low Back Pain
Malaise and Fatigue
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Migraine
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Muscle Spasm
Muscle Weakness
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Nosebleed
Obesity
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis Screening
Otitis Media
Overactive Bladder
Overweight
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Pap Smear Abnormalities
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Perimenopause
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Pharyngitis
Pollen Allergy
Postnasal Drip
Pregnancy Test
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Function Test
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rapid Flu Test
Reflux Esophagitis
Ringworm
Rosacea
Seborrheic Dermatitis
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Shingles
Shoulder Disorders
Sinusitis
Skin Infections
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stomach Diseases
Strep Throat
Symptomatic Menopause
Tension Headache
Testicular Dysfunction
Thrombosis
Thyroid Disease
Tinnitus
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
Vertigo
Vitamin D Deficiency
Warts
Wellness Examination
Yeast Infections

About Me

Biography

Dr. Christen Benke, DO is a family medicine specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 10 years. She graduated from College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of The Pacific in 2005 and specializes in family medicine.

Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2008
    University Of California San Diego Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    2008
  • 2006
    University Of California San Diego Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    2006
  • 2005
    College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of The Pacific
    Medical School
    2005

Languages

  • French
  • English

Awards

Dr. Benke's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Benke

3.5

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
58.8235294117647%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
5.882352941176471%
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2 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(1)
1 Star
29.41176470588235%
(5)

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Dr. Benke is a refreshing pleasure in the medical profession. I chose her as my primary after our former MD retired. She is very compassionate & a good listener. Most importantly, she is very competent & I trust her assessment skills. I have referred other family & friends to her for their...Read More
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Dr. Benke and her staff are all I could have hoped for in a medical practitioner. She was appointed my primary care physician and I was a little skeptical at first wondering how my initial consultation was going to go with a Dr that I had not met with. What a sense of relief I had within the...Read More
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I found her to be rigid in her thinking, quick to assess without all the relevant data, and judgemental. She even told me her judgements of my other doctors without having heard my medical history. She should not have shared her judgements even if she had them. And I would have never seen her if I...Read More
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She is very nice and will explain everything to you.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
Humana
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
MultiPlan
Principal Life
SelectHealth
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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