Dr Benjamin has been a family physician for over 30 years, and over the last 10 years her practice has been focused on palliative care and has been an integral in helping further the palliative care services available within the Halton community. She is currently providing care at Ian Anderson House and Journey Home Hospice, and continues to support our community with ongoing mentoring and supporting other physicians practicing palliative care in our community.
What is your background and clinical area of interest?
What is your contact information/how do people refer to you?
Referral forms are on this website (Halton Physician Association members only section under Resources), the MH Primary Care Network, the MH Palliative Care websites, and on Connections HHS. For any physician questions or clinical advice, best to call me ( Please do!) or Lbenjamin@haltonhealthcare.com.
Name one person you would take with you if you were going to be stranded on a desert island and why?
I can’t possibly choose one of my amazing family so I’ll say Bono- love his sense of humour, stories and of course his music !
Which of these things could you not live without?
Coffee or tea: coffee
Chocolate or chips: chocolate (Belgian please)
Books or TV: books (many)