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Julie Benson, MD

Lakewood Health System

Dr. Julie Benson is a Family Medicine Physician at Lakewood Health System. She has a special interest in healthcare for all ages, specifically hospice and palliative care. She is the Hospice and Palliative Care Medical Director at Lakewood. Dr. Benson sees patients at our Staples and Motley clinics. Dr. Benson also serves on the Minnesota Palliative Care Advisory Council, which assesses the availability of palliative care across the state, analyzes barriers that hinder access to palliative care, and provides policy recommendations and draft legislation.