Viviana Benitez, MD

Assistant Professor

Physician Biography

Dr. Benitez is an expert in Pediatric Neurology and Pediatric Neuro-oncology. She is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology. Dr. Benitez evaluates and treats children with a variety of neurological conditions and diseases. In addition, she has a special interest in pediatric brain tumors and the neurological complications of cancer as well as in neurocutaneous syndromes.

Clinical Interests

  • Nervous System Diseases
  • Nervous System Neoplasms
  • Paraneoplastic Syndromes
  • Neurocutaneous Syndromes

Patient Care

Accepts new patients? Yes
Patient Type: Adolescent; Child
Referrals: From patients or physicians

Patient Care Organizations


Yale Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Neurology with Special Qual in Child Neurology AB of Psychiatry & Neurology (2016)

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Contact Info

Viviana Benitez, MD
Mailing Address
333 Cedar Street
New Haven, CT 06510